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The population of Brookfield was 19,085 in 2000.

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2002 Census Data: Sex and Age

Data Set: Census 2000 Summary File 1 (SF 1) 100-Percent Data

Geographic Area: Village of Brookfield , Cook County, Illinois

Subject

Number

Percent

Total population

19,085

100%

Sex and Age

Male

9,078

47.6%

Female

10,007

52.4%

Under 5 years

1,234

6.5%

5 to 9 years

1,228

6.4%

10 to 14 years

1,293

6.8%

15 to 19 years

1,157

6.1%

20 to 24 years

861

4.5%

25 to 34 years

2,781

14.6%

35 to 44 years

3,385

17.7%

45 to 54 years

2,702

14.2%

55 to 59 years

872

4.6%

60 to 64 years

664

3.5%

65 to 74 years

1,243

6.5%

75 to 84 years

1,196

6.3%

85 years and over

469

2.5%

Median age (years)

38

N/A

18 years and over

14,532

76.1%

Male

6,793

35.6%

Female

7,739

40.6%

21 years and over

14,015

73.4%

62 years and over

3,294

17.3%

65 years and over

2,908

15.2%

Male

1,100

5.8%

Female

1,808

9.5%

2002 Census Data: Relationship

Subject

Number

Percent

Total population

19,085

100%

Relationship

Total population

19,085

100%

In households

18,830

98.7%

Householder

7,536

39.5%

Spouse

3,958

20.7%

Child

5,782

30.3%

Own child under 18 years

4,251

22.3%

Other relatives

800

4.2%

Under 18 years

225

1.2%

Non-relatives

754

4%

Unmarried partner

367

1.9%

In group quarters

255

1.3%

Institutionalized population

171

0.9%

Non-institutionalized population

84

0.4%

2002 Census Data: Housing Tenure

Data Set: Census 2000 Summary File 1 (SF 1) 100-Percent Data

Geographic Area: Village of Brookfield , Cook County, Illinois

Subject

Number

Percent

Total population

19,085

100%

Housing Tenure

Occupied housing units

7,536

100%

Owner-occupied housing units

5,630

74.7%

Renter-occupied housing units

1,906

25.3%

Average household size of owner-occupied unit

2.64

N/A

Average household size of renter-occupied unit

2.09

N/A

N/A = Not applicable

2000 Census Data: Households by Type

Data Set: Census 2000 Summary File 1 (SF 1) 100-Percent Data

Geographic Area: Village of Brookfield , Cook County, Illinois

Subject

Number

Percent

Total population

19,085

100%

Households By Type

Total households

7,536

100%

Family households (families)

5,031

66.8%

With own children under 18 years

2,355

31.3%

Married-couple family

3,958

52.5%

With own children under 18 years

1,872

24.8%

Female householder, no husband present

799

10.6%

With own children under 18 years

373

4.9%

Non-family households

2,505

33.2%

Householder living alone

2,096

27.8%

Householder 65 years and over

859

11.4%

Households with individuals under 18 years

2,512

33.3%

Households with individuals 65 years and over

2,041

27.1%

Average household size

2.5

N/A

Average family size

3.1

N/A

N/A = Not Applicable

2000 Census Data: Housing Occupancy

Data Set: Census 2000 Summary File 1 (SF 1) 100-Percent Data

Geographic Area: Village of Brookfield , Cook County, Illinois

Subject

Number

Percent

Total population

19,085

100%

Housing Occupancy

Total housing units

7,753

100%

Occupied housing units

7,536

97.2%

Vacant housing units

217

2.8%

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

12

0.2%

Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)

1

N/A

Rental vacancy rate (percent)

3

N/A

N/A = Not Applicable

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