Brooklyn, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 723 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.0%
 
Males: 248  (34.4%)
Females: 475  (65.6%)
Median resident age:  25.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 62059, 62201.

Brooklyn Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2015: $13,034 (it was $16,630 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$13,034
IL:

$59,588

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $11,253 (it was $7,944 in 2000)

Brooklyn village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $31,424 (it was $34,900 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$31,424
IL:

$180,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $152,419; Detached houses: $159,429; Townhouses or other attached units: $143,881; In 2-unit structures: $113,626; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $236,455; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $153,726; Mobile homes: $38,035

Median gross rent in 2015: $436.

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  • Races in Brooklyn, IL (2010)

    Brooklyn races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brooklyn: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Brooklyn, IL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/28/1901

Elevation: 410 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 858 people per square mile   (low).

Brooklyn,IL real estate house value index trend

Brooklyn, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Brooklyn:

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brooklyn village:

  • Never married: 60.8%
  • Now married: 18.2%
  • Separated: 5.1%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Brooklyn, Illinois as of July 24, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Brooklyn to the number of sex offenders is 246 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Brooklyn village:  1.2% ($428)
Illinois:  1.8% ($2,285)
Brooklyn satellite photo by USGS

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

Brooklyn household income distribution Brooklyn home values distribution

Crime rates in Brooklyn by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0220200110
per 100,000 0.0295.9298.50.0307.20.00.0159.7161.30.0
Rapes 2004241314
per 100,000 295.90.00.0602.4307.2622.1157.5479.2161.3654.7
Robberies 3776835211320
per 100,000 443.81,035.51,044.8903.61,228.9466.6787.43,354.62,096.83,273.3
Assaults 54435321035341410
per 100,000 739.6591.7597.05,271.14,915.51,555.25,511.85,431.32,258.11,636.7
Burglaries 58821257221621
per 100,000 739.61,183.41,194.0301.21,843.3777.61,102.43,514.42,580.63,437.0
Theft 1434342126616261221
per 100,000 2,071.05,029.65,074.63,162.73,993.9933.12,519.74,153.41,935.53,437.0
Auto thefts 162727201210171612N/A
per 100,000 2,366.93,994.14,029.93,012.01,843.31,555.22,677.22,555.91,935.5N/A
Arson 10046201210
per 100,000 147.90.00.0602.4921.7311.00.0159.7322.61,636.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 307.0) 731.61411.71424.42195.82648.21164.91856.73412.11945.22368.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Brooklyn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

11.46
Illinois average:

2.78
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -468 (-40.9%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Brooklyn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Brooklyn, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Brooklyn, Illinois average temperatures Brooklyn, Illinois average precipitation Brooklyn, Illinois humidity Brooklyn, Illinois wind speed Brooklyn, Illinois snowfall Brooklyn, Illinois sunshine Brooklyn, Illinois clear and cloudy days

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 Brooklyn 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 the city 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 the city 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

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

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)

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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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.262. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.262
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.04
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0182. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0182
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 52.8%
(100.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.2% for Black residents)
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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Illinois average:

12.3

Brooklyn travel time to work - commute Brooklyn mode of transportation to work chart

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

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
St. Clair County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
St. Clair County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.4%
Illinois:

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

8.2%
State:

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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$800
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$3,141
Police Protection - Officers 6$21,166$42,3322$2,332
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,594
Streets and Highways 0$0 4$5,269
Welfare 0$0 1$797
Health 0$0 7$12,468
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$4,782
Totals for Government 6$21,166$42,33228$31,183

Brooklyn government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $268,000 ($370.68)
    Police Protection: $116,000 ($160.44)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($65.01)
    Sewerage: $31,000 ($42.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $134,000 ($185.34)

Brooklyn government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $41,000 ($56.71)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $31,000 ($42.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $127,000 ($175.66)
    Highways: $23,000 ($31.81)
  • Tax - NEC: $153,000 ($211.62)
    Public Utilities: $44,000 ($60.86)
    Property: $33,000 ($45.64)

Brooklyn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($29.05)

5.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,349 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.21%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, IL  0.82% ($31,914 average AGI)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.34% ($34,621)
from St. Louis city, MO  0.28% ($34,459)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,884 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.20%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, IL  0.94% ($35,916 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.49% ($38,513)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.40% ($32,925)

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:

Oct 7, 1986 04:00 AM, 3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 11, 1983 04:00 AM, 3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 17, 1983 02:55 AM, 3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

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 MHzGrant Date: 10/13/1994, Expiration Date: 10/13/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/13/1997Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/1991, Expiration Date: 07/08/1996, Cancellation Date: 05/13/1996Registrant: 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
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5045.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brooklyn, IL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (47%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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  • #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)"
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