Brookside, Delaware

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Population in 2010: 14,353.
Population change since 2000: -3.1%
Males: 7,419  (51.7%)
Females: 6,934  (48.3%)
Median resident age:

36.0 years
Delaware median age:

41.4 years

Zip codes: 19713.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,485 (it was $50,107 in 2000)
Brookside:

$60,485
DE:

$70,176

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,126 (it was $19,527 in 2000)

Brookside CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $206,122 (it was $107,800 in 2000)
Brookside:

$206,122
DE:

$261,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $322,054; detached houses: $358,200; townhouses or other attached units: $209,437; in 2-unit structures: $145,278; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $203,472; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $363,185; mobile homes: $33,855

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,224.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brookside: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.4%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 12.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.7% for other race residents, 15.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Brookside, DE (2019)
    • 8,11359.5%White alone
    • 2,30116.9%Black alone
    • 2,20916.2%Hispanic
    • 5494.0%Asian alone
    • 3772.8%Two or more races
    • 640.5%Other race alone
    • 410.3%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (9.4%), German (7.7%), English (7.1%), Italian (6.1%), Irish (4.9%), African (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 3.91 square miles.

Population density: 3,672 people per square mile   (average).

Brookside, Delaware map

2,134 residents are foreign born (10.6% Latin America, 3.0% Asia).

This place:

15.9%
Delaware:

9.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,675 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,455 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greater Newark, DE (1.5 miles , pop. 67,114).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (38.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Greater Newark, DE (1.2 miles ),
Upper Christiana, DE (1.4 miles ),
Newark, DE (1.5 miles ),
Bear, DE (2.0 miles ),
Pike Creek, DE (2.2 miles ),
Glasgow, DE (2.2 miles ),
Pike Creek Valley, DE (2.2 miles ),
Pike Creek-Central Kirkwood, DE (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.67 N, Longitude: 75.72 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,497 (-26.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 511 (7.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 302

Distribution of median household income in Brookside, DE in 2019
Distribution of house value in Brookside, DE in 2019
Brookside satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Delaware:

4.7%
Most common industries in Brookside, DE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (12.3%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (18.7%)
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Brookside, DE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)

Average climate in Brookside, Delaware

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brookside, Delaware environmental map by EPA

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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 95.2. This is worse than average.

City:

95.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.236. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.40. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.40
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.273. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.273
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.58
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00383. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00383
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Brookside-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Delaware state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Brookside place center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 7.9 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brookside-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Delaware state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 170.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.7 miles away from Brookside center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/2017 at 21:47:31, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 276.1 miles away from Brookside center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 304.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in New Castle County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookside topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brookside:

  • VITAS HEALTHCARE CORPORATION ATLANTIC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NEWARK, DE)
  • JEANNE JUGAN RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NEWARK, DE)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NEWARK, DE)
  • NEWARK MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEWARK, DE)
  • EXCEPTIONAL CARE FOR CHILDREN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEWARK, DE)
  • MILLCROFT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEWARK, DE)
  • ROCKFORD CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; NEWARK, DE)

Amtrak stations near Brookside:

  • 2 miles: NEWARK (429 S. COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: WILMINGTON (M. L. KING BLVD, & FRENCH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Brookside:

  • 16 miles: Salem 2 in Salem, NJ.
  • 16 miles: Hope Creek in Salem, NJ.
  • 16 miles: Salem 1 in Salem, NJ.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookside:

  • University of Delaware (about 3 miles; Newark, DE; Full-time enrollment: 20,078)
  • Wilmington University (about 8 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 10,072)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 11 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Lincoln University of Pennsylvania (about 15 miles; Lincoln University, PA; FT enrollment: 2,042)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (about 21 miles; West Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 14,492)
  • Neumann University (about 21 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 24 miles; Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 4,051)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Brookside: Chestnut Hill Plaza (A), Delaware Industrial Park (B), Salem Church Industrial Park (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Brookside Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brookside include: Ogletown Baptist Church (A), Newark United Pentecostal Church (B), New Life Alliance Church (C), Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (D), Saint Nicholas Episcopal Church (E), Newark Congregation Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (F), Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church (G), Holy Family Church (H), Living Waters Church of God (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Brookside: Cobbs-Gauger Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

New Castle 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 place:

2.7 people
Delaware:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.5%
Whole state:

67.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.8%
Whole state:

7.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Brookside in 2010:

  • 78 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Brookside in 2000:

  • 82 people in nursing homes
  • 25 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 11 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 10 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

For population 15 years and over in Brookside:

Marital status in Brookside, DE
  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

For population 25 years and over in Brookside:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Delaware average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Brookside
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brookside, DE (based on New Castle County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic138,17233
Mainline Protestant48,124125
Evangelical Protestant32,993169
Other22,67245
Black Protestant7,21236
Orthodox1,1665
None288,140-
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: 82
New Castle County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
New Castle County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 112
New Castle County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Here:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Delaware:

9.0%
Adult obesity rate:
New Castle County:

26.7%
Delaware:

27.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.3%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brookside:

44.9%
State:

45.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brookside:

20.6%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brookside:

11.7%
Delaware:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Delaware:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Brookside:

55.6%
Delaware:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
Delaware:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brookside, DE Residents

4.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
Delaware average:

5.47%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,256 average AGI)
New Castle County:

0.03%
Delaware average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Delaware County, PA  0.43% ($65,458 average AGI)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.35% ($59,267)
from Kent County, DE  0.32% ($46,206)


4.88% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($78,551 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.88%
Delaware average:

5.02%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($990 average AGI)
New Castle County:

0.06%
Delaware average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kent County, DE  0.39% ($48,838 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.31% ($122,722)
to Delaware County, PA  0.29% ($74,188)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookside:

  • WAMS (1260 AM; 1 kW; NEWARK, DE; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WTMC (1380 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: STATE OF DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF TRAN)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDEL (1150 AM; 5 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WJBR (1290 AM; 3 kW; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXHL (1550 AM; 1 kW; ELKTON, MD; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookside:

  • WVUD (91.3 FM; NEWARK, DE; Owner: UNIVERSITYOF DELAWARE)
  • WXHL-FM (89.1 FM; CHRISTIANA, DE; Owner: PRIORITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSTW (93.7 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOEL-FM (89.9 FM; ELKTON, MD; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WJBR-FM (99.5 FM; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMHS (88.1 FM; PIKE CREEK, DE; Owner: RED CLAY CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXCY (103.7 FM; HAVRE DE GRACE, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Brookside:

  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Brookside fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 55Number of bridges
  • 771ft / 235mTotal length
  • $7,225,000Total costs
  • 2,082,670Total average daily traffic
  • 180,377Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Brookside, DE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 101960-1969
  • 181970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 142010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brookside, DE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Dot Office Cristiana Rd St Hwy 7 (Lat: 39.656028 Lon: -75.655278), Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WPJA453,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.62 MHz, Grant Date: 07/30/2010, Expiration Date: 09/26/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2011, Registrant: State Of Delaware - Divcomm, 3050 Upper King Rd, Dover, DE 19904, Phone: (302) 697-4486

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED64$180,19336$129,886255$156,15133$51,6591$10,842,79014$115,525
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$198,2202$113,77028$158,1956$21,2750$02$144,015
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$152,7456$150,952123$164,09937$30,9390$05$98,530
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$180,1572$82,50065$172,2183$67,6670$02$123,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$155,4900$07$179,6295$191,2700$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0141.00 , 0147.03, 0147.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$178,6673$209,0600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$262,1301$190,0001$135,170
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$181,0002$192,3000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$194,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$213,0000$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0141.00 , 0147.03, 0147.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brookside, DE
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brookside, DE - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brookside, DE
  • 40.4%Utility gas
  • 33.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.1%Electricity
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brookside, DE
  • 49.1%Electricity
  • 37.0%Utility gas
  • 10.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Coal or coke
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Brookside compared to Delaware state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.

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  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest house values disparities (population 5,000+)"
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  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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