Brooklyn, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 8,210.
Population change since 2000: +14.5%
 
Males: 4,200  (51.2%)
Females: 4,010  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

40.9 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06234.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $68,495 (it was $49,756 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$68,495
CT:

$78,833

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,608 (it was $20,359 in 2000)

Brooklyn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $231,889 (it was $127,800 in 2000)
Brooklyn:

$231,889
CT:

$280,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $224,152; detached houses: $230,375; townhouses or other attached units: $145,859; in 2-unit structures: $359,171; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $146,344; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,255; mobile homes: $69,683
March 2019 cost of living index in Brooklyn: 128.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Brooklyn, CT (2010)
    • 7,45090.7%White alone
    • 3254.0%Hispanic
    • 2262.8%Black alone
    • 921.1%Two or more races
    • 861.0%Asian alone
    • 220.3%American Indian alone
    • 70.09%Other race alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Brooklyn, Connecticut as of May 14, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brooklyn is 328 to 1.


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Brooklyn, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: French (25.1%), English (16.4%), Irish (16.0%), German (12.9%), French Canadian (11.0%), Italian (9.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1786

Elevation: 280 feet

Land area: 29.0 square miles.

Population density: 283 people per square mile   (very low).

Brooklyn, Connecticut map

261 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.6% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

This town:

3.6%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Brooklyn town:

1.5% ($1,941)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cranston, RI (25.5 miles , pop. 79,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (57.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (119.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

East Brooklyn, CT (1.6 miles ),
Wauregan, CT (1.8 miles ),
Danielson borough, CT (1.9 miles ),
Killingly, CT (2.3 miles ),
Hampton, CT (2.3 miles ),
Moosup, CT (2.4 miles ),
Plainfield, CT (2.5 miles ),
Pomfret, CT (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.78 N, Longitude: 71.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in Brooklyn, CT in 2019
Brooklyn satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $112,400
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2000: 26 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2001: 45 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2002: 53 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2003: 44 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2004: 49 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 2005: 58 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2006: 55 buildings, average cost: $194,900
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $188,800
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $174,900
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $164,100
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $181,900
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $194,600
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $199,900
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2018: 19 buildings, average cost: $202,200
  • 2019: 16 buildings, average cost: $173,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Brooklyn, CT residents
Average permit cost in Brooklyn, CT
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.2%
Connecticut:

7.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Brooklyn, CT
Historical housing units in Brooklyn, CT
Most common industries in Brooklyn, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Food (4.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.9%)
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Brooklyn, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (2.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.8%)

Average climate in Brooklyn, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 1.35. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.35
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.10. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.10
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Brooklyn-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.8 miles away from the Brooklyn town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 tornado 41.9 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brooklyn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Connecticut state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 192.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 208.3 miles away from Brooklyn center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 207.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 141.5 miles away from Brooklyn center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 204.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Windham County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brooklyn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Brooklyn:

  • BROOKLYN CONVALESCENT HOME (WOLF DEN RD)
  • NORCLIFFE REST HOME (39 CANTERBURY RD, ROUTE 169)
  • PIERCE MEM BAPTIST HOME (44 CANTERBURY ROAD)
  • PIERCE MEMORIAL BAPTIST HOME (RT 169)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brooklyn:

  • Eastern Connecticut State University (about 15 miles; Willimantic, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,985)
  • University of Connecticut (about 16 miles; Storrs, CT; FT enrollment: 22,037)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 21 miles; Norwich, CT; FT enrollment: 2,897)
  • Bryant University (about 24 miles; Smithfield, RI; FT enrollment: 3,440)
  • New England Institute of Technology (about 25 miles; East Greenwich, RI; FT enrollment: 3,183)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 25 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 10,500)
  • Rhode Island College (about 26 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 7,189)

Public high school in Brooklyn:

    Private high school in Brooklyn:

    • THE LEARNING CLINIC (Students: 75, Location: RT 169, Grades: 5-12)

    Public elementary/middle schools in Brooklyn:

    See full list of schools located in Brooklyn

    Library in Brooklyn:

    • BROOKLYN TOWN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $121,447; Location: 10 CANTERBURY RD.; 22,108 books; 18 e-books; 72 audio materials; 1,120 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 51 print serial subscriptions)

    Points of interest:

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    Notable locations in Brooklyn: Connecticut Department of Corrections (A), Brooklyn Town Library Association (B), Mortlake Fire Company Station 190 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in Brooklyn include: Federated Church of Christ (A), Our Lady of LaSallette Church (B), Trinity Episcopal Church (C), Unitarian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Israel Putnam Memorial (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Lake: Basset Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tanner Brook (A), Stony Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in Brooklyn include: Brooklyn Common (1), Brooklyn Green Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions: New England Center for Contemporary Art (Museums; 7 Putnam Place), O'Connor Music & Vending CO Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 404 South Street).

    Hotel: Best Value Inn (479 Providence Road).

    Birthplace of: Daniel Tyler - Union Army general, Elijah Paine - Federal judge.

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

    Drinking water stations with addresses in Brooklyn and their reported violations in the past:

    GORMAN ROAD APARTMENTS (Address: 76 Gorman Road, Unit 5A , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
    Past monitoring violations:
    • One routine major monitoring violation
    • 2 regular monitoring violations
    Average household size:
    This town:

    2.5 people
    Connecticut:

    2.5 people

    Percentage of family households:
    This town:

    70.1%
    Whole state:

    66.3%

    Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
    This town:

    7.8%
    Whole state:

    6.6%


    Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
    • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
    • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
    Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
    This town:

    5.8%
    Whole state:

    7.9%
    Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
    This town:

    3.0%
    Whole state:

    3.9%

    People in group quarters in Brooklyn in 2010:

    • 458 people in state prisons
    • 76 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
    • 32 people in residential treatment centers for adults
    • 23 people in group homes intended for adults

    People in group quarters in Brooklyn in 2000:

    • 483 people in state prisons
    • 82 people in nursing homes
    • 52 people in halfway houses
    • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
    • 3 people in other group homes

    Banks with branches in Brooklyn (2011 data):

    • Jewett City Savings Bank: Brooklyn Branch at 488 Providence Road, branch established on 1974/07/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $242.4 mil, Deposits: $197.0 mil, headquarters in Jewett City, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
    • Savings Institute Bank and Trust Company: Brooklyn Branch at 536 Providence Road, branch established on 1987/02/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $939.9 mil, Deposits: $718.1 mil, headquarters in Willimantic, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices
    • The Citizens National Bank: Brooklyn Branch at 13 Canterbury Road, branch established on 1995/08/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $340.5 mil, Deposits: $198.0 mil, headquarters in Putnam, CT, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Bancorp, Inc.

    For population 15 years and over in Brooklyn:

    Marital status in Brooklyn, CT
    • Never married: 22.9%
    • Now married: 58.7%
    • Separated: 1.5%
    • Widowed: 6.8%
    • Divorced: 10.1%

    For population 25 years and over in Brooklyn:

    • High school or higher: 78.9%
    • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
    • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
    • Unemployed: 4.0%
    • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes
    Educational Attainment in 2000
    School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
    Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
    Here:

    13.0
    Connecticut average:

    12.8

    Presidential Elections Results

    Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

    Religion statistics for Brooklyn, CT (based on Windham County data)

    Religions Adherents in 2010
    Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
    ReligionAdherentsCongregations
    Catholic41,70018
    Mainline Protestant6,33039
    Evangelical Protestant4,49537
    Other1,11912
    Orthodox2052
    Black Protestant1801
    None64,399-
    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: 19
    Windham County:

    1.63 / 10,000 pop.
    Connecticut:

    2.21 / 10,000 pop.
    Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
    This county:

    0.17 / 10,000 pop.
    State:

    0.07 / 10,000 pop.
    Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
    Windham County:

    1.11 / 10,000 pop.
    Connecticut:

    1.02 / 10,000 pop.
    Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
    Windham County:

    3.08 / 10,000 pop.
    State:

    2.27 / 10,000 pop.
    Number of full-service restaurants: 79
    Here:

    6.76 / 10,000 pop.
    State:

    9.19 / 10,000 pop.
    Adult diabetes rate:
    This county:

    8.0%
    Connecticut:

    7.3%
    Adult obesity rate:
    Windham County:

    26.6%
    Connecticut:

    21.5%
    Low-income preschool obesity rate:
    This county:

    18.7%
    State:

    15.8%

    5.08% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,176 average adjusted gross income)

    Here:

    5.08%
    Connecticut average:

    4.51%

    10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

    Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
    from New London County, CT  1.08% ($38,333 average AGI)
    from Tolland County, CT  0.72% ($45,753)
    from Worcester County, MA  0.62% ($55,716)


    5.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,612 average adjusted gross income)

    Here:

    5.59%
    Connecticut average:

    5.34%

    10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

    Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
    to New London County, CT  1.23% ($39,711 average AGI)
    to Tolland County, CT  0.67% ($45,733)
    to Hartford County, CT  0.43% ($37,606)
    Businesses in Brooklyn, CT
    NameCountNameCount
    AT&T1Ford1
    Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
    CVS1Penske1
    Chevrolet1U-Haul1

    Strongest AM radio stations in Brooklyn:

    • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
    • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
    • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
    • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
    • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
    • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
    • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
    • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
    • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
    • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
    • WICH (1310 AM; 5 kW; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INCORPORATED)
    • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

    Strongest FM radio stations in Brooklyn:

    • WBVC (91.1 FM; POMFRET, CT; Owner: POMFRET SCHOOL)
    • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
    • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • WHUS (91.7 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: THE BD. OF TRUSTEES, THE UNIV. OF CT)
    • WWFX (100.1 FM; SOUTHBRIDGE, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • WECS (90.1 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGE)
    • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
    • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; WEBSTER, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • W258AC (99.5 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
    • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
    • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
    • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
    • WBMW (106.5 FM; LEDYARD, CT; Owner: RED WOLF BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
    • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
    • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
    • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
    • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
    • WYCM (90.1 FM; CHARLTON, MA; Owner: BAY PATH VOCATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL)

    TV broadcast stations around Brooklyn:

    • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
    • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
    • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
    • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
    • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
    • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
    • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
    • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
    • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
    • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
    • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
    • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
    • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
    • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
    • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
    • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
    • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
    Brooklyn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
    Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
    See more detailed statistics of Brooklyn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
    • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
    • 10Number of bridges
    • 79ft / 24.5mTotal length
    • 83,113Total average daily traffic
    • 5,676Total average daily truck traffic
    • 123,498Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
    New bridges in Brooklyn, CT - historical statistics
    • New bridges - historical statistics
    • 11920-1929
    • 11930-1939
    • 21950-1959
    • 41980-1989
    • 22000-2009
    See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brooklyn, CT

    FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

    10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brooklyn)

    FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

    5
    • Valentine Rd (Lat: 41.814278 Lon: -71.943694), Call Sign: KCA785,
      Assigned Frequencies: 42.0400 MHz, 42.3600 MHz, 42.5800 MHz, 42.6400 MHz, 154.665 MHz, 154.695 MHz, Grant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/18/2022, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
    • 404 South St (Lat: 41.795667 Lon: -71.896472), Call Sign: KAO694,
      Assigned Frequencies: 35.9400 MHz, Grant Date: 12/06/1996, Expiration Date: 01/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: Oconnor Music Co Inc, Danielson, CT 06239, Phone: (860) 774-9616
    • Tatnic Hill Rd (Lat: 41.768444 Lon: -71.971750), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KFC657,
      Assigned Frequencies: 451.400 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2003, Expiration Date: 11/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2012, Registrant: Southern New England Telephone Company, 2700 Watt Avenue, Room 3082, Sacramento, CA 95851-1038, Phone: (828) 773-1357, Fax: (916) 489-6305, Email:
    • 598 Wolfden Road (Lat: 41.982611 Lon: -71.976528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQEF213,
      Assigned Frequencies: 851.287 MHz, Grant Date: 05/29/2013, Expiration Date: 08/27/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2014, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Rd., Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280
    • 598 Wolf Den Rd (Lat: 41.816028 Lon: -71.976306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: WQUZ264,
      Assigned Frequencies: 4945.00 MHz, 4985.00 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/2014, Expiration Date: 11/24/2024, Certifier: John Donfrancisco, Registrant: Q.V.E.C., Inc., 1249 Hartford Pike, East Killingly, CT 06243, Phone: (860) 774-7555, Fax: (860) 779-0712, Email:

    FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

    1
    • BROOKLYN, 598 Wolf Den Rd (Lat: 41.816194 Lon: -71.976722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPNB745,
      Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:

    FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

    50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brooklyn)

    FAA Registered Aircraft:

    5
    • Aircraft: CZECH AIRCRAFT WORKS SPOL SRO SPORTCRUISER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912UL SERIES (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
      N-Number: 192JG , Serial Number: 07SC038, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2012, Certificate Issue Date: 12/02/2011
      Registrant (Individual): John D Getz, Po Box 155, Brooklyn, CT 06234
    • Aircraft: MASON-EDMUND THORP T-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-290 (125 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 231EM , Serial Number: 556, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/2012
      Registrant (Individual): Everett F Hadley, 21 Clear View Dr, Brooklyn, CT 06234
    • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 2549P , Serial Number: 22-2913, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 02/22/2010
      Registrant (Individual): Everett F Hadley, 21 Clear View Dr, Brooklyn, CT 06234
    • Aircraft: RAINVILLE LAWRENCE KOLB-MARK III X-TRA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
      N-Number: 478J , Serial Number: MK3X04, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 09/04/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 08/25/2009
      Registrant (Individual): Lawrence Rainville, 266 Christian Hill Rd, Brooklyn, CT 06234
    • Aircraft: LAPOINTE VOLKSPLANE VP-II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 76DL , Serial Number: V2-2080, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 10/03/1984, Certificate Issue Date: 10/26/1984
      Registrant (Individual): Donald N Lapointe, Po Box 528, Brooklyn, CT 06234

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

      Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 35. The highest number of fire incidents - 78 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
      Fire incident types in Brooklyn, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.5%), and Outside Fires (21.7%).

      • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brooklyn, CT
      • 36861.5%Structure Fires
      • 13021.7%Outside Fires
      • 6711.2%Other
      • 335.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brooklyn, CT
    Houses and condos Apartments
    Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brooklyn, CT
    • 80.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
    • 7.5%Wood
    • 7.4%Electricity
    • 2.6%Utility gas
    • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
    • 0.5%Other fuel
    • 0.4%Coal or coke
    Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brooklyn, CT
    • 45.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
    • 30.9%Electricity
    • 15.8%Utility gas
    • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
    • 1.4%Wood
    • 1.4%Other fuel


    Brooklyn compared to Connecticut state average:

    • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
    • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
    • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
    • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
    • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
    • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
    • House age significantly below state average.
    • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

    Brooklyn on our top lists:

    • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
    • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (population 5,000+)"
    • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
    • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other direct selling establishments (population 5,000+)"
    • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in halfway houses (population 1,000+)"
    • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (population 5,000+)"
    • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: child care workers (population 5,000+)"
    • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other production occupations including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
    • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
    • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
    • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
    • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
    • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: food (population 5,000+)"
    • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
    • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (population 5,000+)"
    • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: food (population 5,000+)"
    • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
    • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores (population 5,000+)"
    • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: textile mills and textile products (population 5,000+)"
    • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
    • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
    • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
    • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
    • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
    • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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