The City of Brookings had a population of 6,494 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Brookings is located at latitude 42.0689 and longitude -124.2999 in Curry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brookings (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Curry County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 157 feet.
The City of Brookings 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brookings population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||6,302|
|Population in Familes||4,808|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||192|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,405 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,537 (45.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,278 (37.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||589 (17.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$249,862|
|Average Home Value||$311,102|
|Median Household Income||$42,569|
|Average Household Income||$53,710|
|Per Capita Income||$23,558|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.74%|
|Per Capita Income||2.78%|
The table below compares Brookings to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 88||77th|
|Population Density1||# 131||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 174||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 236||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 203||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.