The Town of Brookston had a population of 1,603 as of July 1, 2018. Brookston ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Brookston is located at latitude 40.601 and longitude -86.8663 in White County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Brookston (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. White County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 682 feet.
The Town of Brookston (GNIS ID: 2396608) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brookston: Brookstown.
|Population in Households||1,603|
|Population in Familes||1,305|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$53,365|
|Average Household Income||$62,269|
|Per Capita Income||$24,894|
|Total Housing Units||741 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||494 (66.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||151 (20.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||95 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,887|
|Average Home Value||$142,495|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||2.03%|
The table below compares Brookston to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 265||61st|
|Population Density||# 54||92nd|
|Diversity Index||# 366||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 303||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 342||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.