Brooklyn Demographics


  • Total Population2,590,362
  • Male Population(47.3 %) 1,226,519
  • Female Population(52.7 %) 1,363,843
  • Median Age35.00
There are currently 2,590,362 people living in Brooklyn. Out of the total population number, 1,226,519 are men and 1,363,843 are women. The median age for Brooklyn dwellers is 35.00.


  • White Collar1,021,434
  • Blue Collar175,502
There are currently 1,021,434 white-collar jobs and 175,502 blue-collar jobs in Brooklyn.


  • Total Households928,415
  • Family Households574,962
  • Non-family Households353,453
  • Households With Children294,504
  • Households Without Children633,911
  • Average People Per Household2.73
There are currently 928,415 households in Brooklyn. Out of this total, 574,962 are family households, 353,453 are non-family households, 294,504 are households with children and 633,911 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Brooklyn is 2.73.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School174,406
  • Some High School712,753
  • Some College347,714
  • Associate Degree121,424
  • Bachelors Degree410,935
  • Graduate Degree248,275
There are 174,406 people living in Brooklyn without a high school degree, 712,753 people with some high school degree and 347,714 people with a college degree. 121,424 people have an associate degree, 410,935 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 248,275 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married920,615
  • Married899,977
  • Separated65,080
  • Widowed112,634
  • Divorced148,301
920,615 of the people living in Brooklyn have never been married, while 899,977 are married and 65,080 are separated. A total of 112,634 people are widowed and 148,301 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$80,446
  • Median Household Income$51,574
  • Median Income Under 25$38,145
  • Median Income 25-44$61,382
  • Median Income 45-64$57,571
  • Median Income Over 65$27,784

The average household income for people living in Brooklyn is $80,446, while the median household income is $51,574. The median income in Brooklyn is $38,145 for those under 25, $61,382 for those aged 25 to 44, $57,571 for those aged 45 to 64, and $27,784 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.