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The Brookhaven CDP(1) had a population of 3,508 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||3,508 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,055 (87.1%)|
|Population in Families||2,415 (68.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||453 (12.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$94,989|
|Average Household Income||$137,714|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||26%|
|Per Capita Income||$47,651|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,300 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||993 (76.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||215 (16.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||92 ( 7.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$581,536|
|Average Home Value||$609,139|
|Housing Affordability Index3||68|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.72%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.06%|
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, 2021 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||# 440||63rd|
|Population Density||# 879||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 347||71st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 108||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 308||74th|
|Diversity Index||# 387||68th|
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