Brooklyn, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 711 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.2%
 
Males: 296  (41.7%)
Females: 415  (58.3%)
Median resident age:

33.0 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 62059, 62201.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $16,551 (it was $16,630 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$16,551
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $11,590 (it was $7,944 in 2000)

Brooklyn village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $33,540 (it was $34,900 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$33,540
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $77,237; detached houses: $93,978; mobile homes: $28,302

Median gross rent in 2017: $341.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brooklyn: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 47.8%
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  • Races in Brooklyn, IL (2010)
    • 70393.9%Black alone
    • 172.3%White alone
    • 152.0%Two or more races
    • 121.6%Hispanic
    • 20.3%Other race alone

Races in Brooklyn detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Brooklyn, Illinois as of June 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brooklyn is 246 to 1.


Crime rates in Brooklyn by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(307.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(159.7)
1
(161.3)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(307.2)
4
(622.1)
1
(157.5)
3
(479.2)
1
(161.3)
4
(654.7)
N/A1
(141.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(1,229)
3
(466.6)
5
(787.4)
21
(3,355)
13
(2,097)
20
(3,273)
N/A3
(424.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
32
(4,916)
10
(1,555)
35
(5,512)
34
(5,431)
14
(2,258)
10
(1,637)
N/A3
(424.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(1,843)
5
(777.6)
7
(1,102)
22
(3,514)
16
(2,581)
21
(3,437)
N/A3
(424.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(3,994)
6
(933.1)
16
(2,520)
26
(4,153)
12
(1,935)
21
(3,437)
N/A11
(1,558)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(1,843)
10
(1,555)
17
(2,677)
16
(2,556)
12
(1,935)
N/A18
(232.2)
4
(566.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(921.7)
2
(311.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(159.7)
2
(322.6)
10
(1,637)
N/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)2648.21164.91856.73412.11945.22368.2192.9463.2

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Crime rate in Brooklyn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

12.75
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: German (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/28/1901

Elevation: 410 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 843 people per square mile   (low).

Brooklyn, Illinois map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $936 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $613 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (4.6 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (256.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Venice, IL (1.1 miles ),
Madison, IL (1.4 miles ),
East St. Louis, IL (1.9 miles ),
Fairmont City, IL (1.9 miles ),
Washington Park, IL (2.1 miles ),
St. Louis, MO (2.2 miles ),
Granite City, IL (2.2 miles ),
Sauget, IL (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 38.66 N, Longitude: 90.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 618

Distribution of median household income in Brooklyn, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brooklyn, IL in 2017
Brooklyn satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Brooklyn, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (24.1%)
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (13.0%)
  • Social assistance (12.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (8.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (45.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (29.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (10.0%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.7%)
  • Social assistance (22.2%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.8%)
  • U. S. Postal service (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Brooklyn, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Registered nurses (17.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.2%)
  • Media and communications workers (12.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (34.3%)
  • Media and communications workers (27.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (18.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (10.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (0.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (0.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (30.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.0%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)

Average climate in Brooklyn, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.241. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.241
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.620. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.620
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.95
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0564. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0564
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Brooklyn-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the Brooklyn village center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 4.8 miles away from the village center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brooklyn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 124.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 123.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 108.6 miles away from Brooklyn center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 137.5 miles away from Brooklyn center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 146.0 miles away from Brooklyn center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Brooklyn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brooklyn:

  • LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)
  • TOWER VILLAGE INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)
  • KENNETH HALL REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; EAST SAINT LOUIS, IL)
  • GATEWAY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; EAST ST LOUIS, IL)
  • GARRISON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAINT LOUIS, MO)
  • GATEWAY REGIONAL HOME HEALTH - GRANITE CITY (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; GRANITE CITY, IL)
  • GATEWAY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; GRANITE CITY, IL)

Amtrak stations near Brooklyn:

  • 4 miles: ST. LOUIS (550 S. 16TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 15 miles: KIRKWOOD (110 W. ARGONNE RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: ALTON (3400 COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brooklyn:

  • Saint Louis Community College (about 3 miles; Saint Louis, MO; Full-time enrollment: 18,019)
  • Saint Louis University (about 4 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 5 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 8 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)
  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 9 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,322)
  • Webster University (about 11 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 12,406)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 14 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Brooklyn Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brooklyn include: Antioch Baptist Church of Venice (A), Corinthian Baptist Church (B), First Free Will Baptist Church (C), Quinn Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), Southern Tabernacle Baptist Church (E), Union Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Martin H. Foery - General, Barry Sumpter - Basketball player.

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

64.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.0%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Brooklyn:

Marital status in Brooklyn, IL
  • Never married: 53.2%
  • Now married: 23.4%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

For population 25 years and over in Brooklyn:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brooklyn, IL (based on St. Clair County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant46,903169
Catholic46,37228
Mainline Protestant24,65553
Black Protestant10,29041
Other5,88016
Orthodox2,1002
None133,856-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 47
Here:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
St. Clair County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
St. Clair County:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 93
This county:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 155
Here:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.4%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.2%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.3%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.6%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brooklyn:

17.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brooklyn:

16.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brooklyn:

6.6
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.7%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

51.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.3%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brooklyn, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$21,166$42,3322$2,332
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,594
Financial Administration 0$0 1$800
Streets and Highways 0$0 4$5,269
Welfare 0$0 1$797
Health 0$0 7$12,468
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$4,782
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$3,141
Totals for Government 6$21,166$42,33228$31,183

Brooklyn government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $306,000 ($430.38)
    Regular Highways: $150,000 ($210.97)
    Central Staff Services: $146,000 ($205.34)
    Sewerage: $96,000 ($135.02)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $257,000 ($361.46)

Brooklyn government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $101,000 ($142.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $61,000 ($85.79)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $124,000 ($174.40)
    Highways: $20,000 ($28.13)
  • Tax - Other License: $160,000 ($225.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000 ($73.14)
    Other Selective Sales: $47,000 ($66.10)
    Property: $46,000 ($64.70)

Brooklyn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $38,000 ($53.45)

5.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,983 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,633 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.23%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Madison County, IL  0.98% ($40,137 average AGI)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.47% ($40,743)
from St. Louis city, MO  0.36% ($40,289)


6.08% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,436 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.14%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Madison County, IL  1.03% ($40,088 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.54% ($51,741)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.44% ($37,989)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brooklyn:

  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • WESL (1490 AM; 1 kW; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: M&R ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • WEW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brooklyn:

  • KFTK-FM1 (97.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBW-FM (89.7 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; COLUMBIA, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • W211AD (90.1 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD, INC.)
  • WMLL (104.1 FM; JERSEYVILLE, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDHX (88.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: DOUBLE HELIX CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Brooklyn:

  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • K38HD (Channel 38; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K63FW (Channel 63; JAMESTOWN, MO; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • WPXS (Channel 13; MT. VERNON, IL; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)
  • K59GP (Channel 59; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W50CH (Channel 50; ALTON, IL; Owner: LIBERTY CHRISTIAN CENTER)

Brooklyn fatal accident list:

Apr 14, 2013 06:59 AM, Sr-3, Lat: 38.649053, Lon: -90.165481, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 18, 2013 04:30 AM, Sr-3 (2nd St), Lat: 38.651097, Lon: -90.166042, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 2

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 7 Mi W Of (Lat: 40.225583 Lon: -90.899556), Overall height: 115.8 m, Call Sign: KIO61,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6825.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/13/1994, Expiration Date: 10/13/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/13/1997, Phone: (213) 486-3085
  • STATION, 7.0 Mi W Of (Lat: 40.225583 Lon: -90.899556), Overall height: 115.8 m, Call Sign: KSF56,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2146.80 MHz, 2141.20 MHz, Grant Date: 07/08/1991, Expiration Date: 07/08/1996, Cancellation Date: 05/13/1996, Phone: (316) 331-1300

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$21,2600$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$23,2801$56,2901$22,270
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$55,2800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5045.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brooklyn, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brooklyn, IL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 18. The highest number of fire incidents - 41 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Brooklyn, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (74.6%), and Outside Fires (15.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brooklyn, IL
    • 22674.6%Structure Fires
    • 4615.2%Outside Fires
    • 216.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 103.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brooklyn, IL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brooklyn, IL
  • 74.3%Utility gas
  • 21.1%Electricity
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brooklyn, IL
  • 54.1%Utility gas
  • 45.9%Electricity


Brooklyn compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Brooklyn on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #4 (62059) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Subsaharan African first ancestries"
  • #47 (62201) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #66 (62201) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #74 (62201) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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