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The Brookhaven Census Designated Place had a population of 3,513 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Brookhaven is located at latitude 40.7793 and longitude -72.9154 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Brookhaven Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The Brookhaven Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389246) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brookhaven: Fire Place.
|Total Population||3,513 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,058 (87.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,416 (68.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||455 (13.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$100,869|
|Average Household Income||$142,898|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||20%|
|Per Capita Income||$49,109|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,292 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||956 (74.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||246 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$477,328|
|Average Home Value||$535,356|
|Housing Affordability Index3||90|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.15%|
The table below compares Brookhaven to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 443||63rd|
|Population Density||# 878||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 294||75th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 181||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 255||79th|
|Diversity Index||# 393||67th|
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