Brookston, Saint Louis County, Minnesota

Brookston: City in St. Louis County, Minnesota, United States

About

Brookston is a city located in the county of Saint Louis in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 141 and a population density of 100 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 140 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Brookston

Population : 140 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Saint Louis County
Phone Area Codes : 218
Area : 1.42 km2
Altitude : 1,227 feet / 374 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 04:14:57 (8th December 2022)
Postal code : 55711
Density : 99 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.71% (2010-2020)

Geography

Brookston is located at 46°52'4"N 92°36'14"W (46.8677200, -92.6038000).

Brookston map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Brookston decreased by 0.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 141 - census
2011 141 0% estimation process
2012 141 0% estimation process
2013 141 0% estimation process
2014 141 0% estimation process
2015 140 -0.71% estimation process
2016 142 1.41% estimation process
2017 142 0% estimation process
2018 141 -0.71% estimation process
2019 141 0% estimation process
2020 140 -0.71% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 30,981
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 33,118
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -6.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 31,407
April 1, 2010 Population : 33,118
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.2%
People over 65 (%) : 25.9%
Female persons, % : 50.4%
White only, percent : 97.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 94.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,234
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.6%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 21,332

Brookston zip code is 55711. County name: St. Louis, County fips: 27137

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 21,332
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 80.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $103,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $988
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $408
2015-2019 median gross rent : $609
Permits for construction, 2020 : 35
2015-2019 Households : 13,847
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.22
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 72.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 38,030
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 159,198
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 891,718
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 361,915
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,149
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $48,289
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,852
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.7%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 929
2019 total employment : 10,999
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 423,701
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 3.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,244
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,746
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,576
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 785
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 46
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,615
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 256
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,293
2010 population per square mile : 39.6
2010 land area in square miles : 835.71

Schools in Brookston

College & universities near Brookston, MN

Code Name City ZIP
380368 Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Cloquet (MN) 55720-2342
173461 Lake Superior College Duluth (MN) 55811-3399
174899 The College of Saint Scholastica Duluth (MN) 55811-4199
173470 Cosmetology Careers Unlimited College of Hair Skin and Nails Duluth (MN) 55802
174233 University of Minnesota-Duluth Duluth (MN) 55812

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Brookston, MN

Code Name Address Type
DUL Duluth (Greyhound Station), Minnesota 4426 Grand Ave. BUS
DUU Duluth (University of Minnesota), Minnesota 175 Kirby Student Union BUS

Post offices near Brookston

Post Office Name City ZIP
Brookston Post Office Brookston (MN) 55711
Saginaw Post Office Saginaw (MN) 55779
Cloqu Post Office Cloquet (MN) 55720
Sawyer Post Office Sawyer (MN) 55780
Floodwood Post Office Floodwood (MN) 55736

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Brookston , Indiana city in St. Louis County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 1,541 people.

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City Name Population Title
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Hermantown 9,504 City in St.
Virginia 8,299 City in St.
Chisholm 4,803 City in Minnesota, United States
Grant 4,107 City in Washington County, Minnesota
Eveleth 3,536 City in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States
Ely 3,325 City in Minnesota, United States
Proctor 3,006 City in St.
Mountain Iron 2,816 City in St.
Grand Lake 2,790 Township in St.
Lakewood 2,271 Urban township in St.
Duluth 2,121 City in Minnesota, United States; county seat of St.
Hoyt Lakes 1,927 City in St.
Gilbert 1,761 City in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States
Babbitt 1,471 City in St.
Fredenberg 1,339 Township in St.