Brooklyn, MI

Brooklyn profile

Living in Brooklyn

Brooklyn is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,176 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Brooklyn is the 451st largest community in Michigan. Brooklyn has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.

Unlike some villages, Brooklyn isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Brooklyn are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brooklyn is a village of professionals, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brooklyn who work in management occupations (10.90%), community and social services (7.13%), and healthcare (6.71%).

As is often the case in a small village, Brooklyn doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The population of Brooklyn overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Brooklyn, 21.75% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Brooklyn in 2018 was $23,707, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,828 for a family of four. However, Brooklyn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Brooklyn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brooklyn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Brooklyn include German, English, Irish, Polish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Brooklyn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.

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