Brooklyn is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brooklyn Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Windham County at latitude 41.7882 and longitude -71.9498. Windham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 282 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Brooklyn Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Brooklyn, CT area
Also See: Brooklyn, CT ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||678|
|Population in Familes||534|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||290|
|Average Household Size||3.61|
|Average Family Size||5|
|Total Housing Units||213 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||124 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||64 (30.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$186,486|
|Average Home Value||$217,213|
|Median Household Income||$65,428|
|Average Household Income||$74,694|
|Per Capita Income||$25,273|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.88%|
|Per Capita Income||2.46%|
The table below compares Brooklyn to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 131||8th|
|Population Density1||# 104||27th|
|Diversity Index2||# 33||77th|
|Median Household Income||# 78||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 122||15th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.