Brookfield is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brookfield Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Worcester County at latitude 42.214 and longitude -72.1023. Worcester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 718 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Brookfield Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Brookfield: Brookfield Centre, Quabaug, Quaboag.Photos of the local Brookfield, MA area
|Population in Households||837|
|Population in Familes||686|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||359 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||229 (63.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||94 (26.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||36 (10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$176,736|
|Average Home Value||$185,808|
|Median Household Income||$56,348|
|Average Household Income||$65,881|
|Per Capita Income||$25,730|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
The table below compares Brookfield to the other 244 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 228||7th|
|Population Density1||# 193||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 215||12th|
|Median Household Income||# 163||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 202||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.