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Demographics Analysis

The people of Brook Town, Indiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 33

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 14

15 to 17 years : 18

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 26

30 to 34 years : 27

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 37

50 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 65

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 55

15 to 17 years : 26

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 56

30 to 34 years : 35

35 to 39 years : 22

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 22

50 to 54 years : 40

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 5

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 21

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 21


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 435

Multiple ancestry : 272

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 5

Ancestry not reported : 327


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Brook Town, Indiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 969

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 56


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 64

5 to 17 years : 217

18 to 24 years : 62

25 to 34 years : 144

35 to 44 years : 119

45 to 54 years : 130

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 75

75 years and over : 66

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 17 years : 163

18 to 24 years : 34

25 to 34 years : 94

35 to 44 years : 86

45 to 54 years : 89

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 54

75 years and over : 49

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 28

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 21

75 years and over : 17

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 26

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 292

Female : 396

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 126

Female : 155

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 33

Female : 37


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence : 683

Born in other state in the United States : 253

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 70


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 101

Now married, except separated : 278

Divorced : 56

Separated : 2

Widowed : 50

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 21

Now married, except separated : 199

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 20

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 37

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Speak only English : 868

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 77

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Brook Town, Indiana

  • German: 165   (18.3%)
  • English: 150   (16.6%)
  • United States Or American: 148   (16.4%)
  • Other Groups: 129   (14.3%)
  • Irish: 89   (9.9%)
  • Dutch: 46   (5.1%)
  • Polish: 35   (3.9%)
  • Italian: 34   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 33   (3.7%)
  • Swedish: 19   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 9   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.6%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Brook Town, Indiana is 1,039



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Brook Town, Indiana: 451
Female Population in Brook Town, Indiana: 588


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Brook Town, Indiana: 41.6
Median Female Resident Age in Brook Town, Indiana: 34.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Indiana is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Brook Town, Indiana


White


Both sexes

42.5

Male

41.4

Female

43.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.5

Male

0.0

Female

29.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

18.5

Male

16.5

Female

30.5

Asian


Both sexes

54.0

Male

0.0

Female

54.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

49.0

Male

37.5

Female

60.5

Other


Both sexes

28.5

Male

29.8

Female

18.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.5

Male

11.3

Female

9.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.7

Male

29.0

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.4

Male

42.3

Female

44.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Brook Town, Indiana


  • White: 1,006
  • African American: 5
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 28



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Brook Town, Indiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Brook Town, Indiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (2.22%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 13   (4.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (1.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (3.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (3.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 175   (55.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (3.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 38   (12.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (2.85%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 18   (5.7%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (3.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (1.42%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (2.85%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (3.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (3.42%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (1.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (4.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (3.42%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 170   (48.43%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 24   (6.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 33   (9.4%)
  • Associate Degree: 16   (4.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (5.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (2.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (1.14%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Brook Town, Indiana

  • Brook-iroquois-washington Township Public Library


    100 West Main Street, Brook, IN 47922

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Brook Town, Indiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Brook Town, Indiana.

Area Features of Brook Town, Indiana


Building


(1) Brook Fire Department   (2) Brook Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Barten Ditch   (2) Camblin Ditch   (3) Cline Ditch   (4) Darroch Ditch   (5) Jones Ditch   (6) Simonin Ditch   (7) Strole Ditch   (8) Weiss Ditch  

Civil


(1) Town Of Brook   (2) Township Of Iroquois  

Hospital


(1) Ade Hospital  

Lake


(1) Riverside Lake  

Locale


(1) Hazelden Country Club  

Populated Place


(1) Beaver City   (2) Brook   (3) Foresman  

School


(1) Brook Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Hickory Branch   (2) Mosquito Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Brook Town, Indiana

47922 (pop. 1,755)


Cities Nearby Brook Town, Indiana

Iroquois Township, IN  (pop. 1,437) 1.3 Miles
Mount Ayr Town, IN  (pop. 166) 6.9 Miles
Morocco Town, IN  (pop. 989) 7.2 Miles
Beaver Township, IN  (pop. 1,403) 7.5 Miles
Kentland Town, IN  (pop. 1,892) 7.9 Miles
Goodland Town, IN  (pop. 1,142) 7.9 Miles
Newton Township, IN  (pop. 1,302) 9.2 Miles
Jordan Township, IN  (pop. 291) 9.3 Miles
Colfax Township, IN  (pop. 196) 11.2 Miles
Collegeville Cdp, IN  (pop. 46) 11.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Brook Town, Indiana

219



Elevation in Brook Town, Indiana is 653.0 ft. (199.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Brook Town, Indiana

Lat: 40.866026 N        Long: -87.365812 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Brook Town, Indiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Indiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
  Total Electric Industry 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
  Total Electric Industry 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Brook Town, Indiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 30   (5.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 50   (9.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 57   (11.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 53   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 74   (14.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 45   (8.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 59   (11.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 28   (5.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 12   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 49   (9.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 45   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 378

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 64

In 3-person carpool : 16

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 2


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 50

5 to 9 minutes : 57

10 to 14 minutes : 92

15 to 19 minutes : 50

20 to 24 minutes : 54

25 to 29 minutes : 33

30 to 34 minutes : 50

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 2

45 to 59 minutes : 13

60 to 89 minutes : 60

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Brook Town, Indiana)

With Social Security income : 145

No Social Security income : 291


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Brook Town, Indiana)

With retirement income : 95

No retirement income : 341


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 32

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $74,999 : 44

$75,000 to $99,999 : 67

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $57,969


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Brook Town, Indiana

  • WGFA (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Watseka, IL; Owner: Iroquois County Broadcasting Company)
  • WRIN (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Collegeville, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Brook Town, Indiana

  • WIVR (101.7 FM; Donovan, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Enterprises, Llc)
  • WFAV (103.7 FM; Crescent City, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Company)
  • WXNU (106.5 FM; Saint Anne, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WAWF (88.3 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KAIZ (88.9 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Bethel Christian Life Center, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Community Radio For Hoosiers, Inc)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Woodland, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Brookston, IN; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Brookston, IN; Owner: Hoosier Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WPUM (90.5 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: St. Joseph's College)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wheatfield, IN; Owner: The Helpline)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Wolcott, IN; Owner: Nassuna Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPUM (93.3 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: St. Joseph's College)
  • WGFA-FM (94.1 FM; Watseka, IL; Owner: Iroquois County Broadcasting Company)
  • WVLI (95.1 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Company)
  • WMLF (95.9 FM; Watseka, IL; Owner: Radioactive, Llc)
  • WLQI (97.7 FM; Collegeville, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WIBN (98.1 FM; Fowler, IN; Owner: Brothers Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Brook Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 41  (14.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 21  (7.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 35  (12.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (1.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 52  (18.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 40  (16.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 60  (24.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 73  (29.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 66 Farms In Brook Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Brook Town, Indiana

Community State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $60.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 51

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Brook Town, Indiana

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 26.2 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 28.9 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Purdue University


    (about 38.7 miles in Lafayette, Indiana; Airport Code: LAF)

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 44.6 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 44.7 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 47.6 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 47.8 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 52.0 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 56.8 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Frankfort Municipal


    (about 58.8 miles in Frankfort, Indiana; Airport Code: FXR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Brook Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.23%

Carpooled

10.38%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.69%

Other Means

1.92%

Worked At Home

0.77%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Brook Town, Indiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 269

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 16

Female householder, no husband present : 32

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 107

Householder not living alone : 12


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 4

All other households : 423


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 232

Renter-occupied housing units : 37

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 17

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 23


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 53

$75,000 to $99,999 : 75

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Total : 458


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Occupied : 436

Vacant : 22


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later : 4

Built 2000 to 2004 : 27

Built 1990 to 1999 : 15

Built 1980 to 1989 : 48

Built 1970 to 1979 : 34

Built 1960 to 1969 : 10

Built 1950 to 1959 : 40

Built 1940 to 1949 : 50

Built 1939 or earlier : 230


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Utility gas : 366

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3

Electricity : 57

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 7

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $69,999 : 12

$70,000 to $79,999 : 51

$80,000 to $89,999 : 56

$90,000 to $99,999 : 42

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $174,999 : 11

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 31

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 24

Home equity loan only : 15

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 189

Housing units without a mortgage : 126


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Brook Town, Indiana)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $93,800

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $335,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $88,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $62,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $63,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $95,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $79,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Brook Town, Indiana: 71.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Indiana: 66.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Brook Town, Indiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 3 3 $235,069
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $235,069
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $216,346
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $216,346
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $223,757
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $223,757
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $275,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $275,000
2005        
  Single Family 6 6 $607,545
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $607,545
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Brook Town, IN): $34,881
Median Household Income In 2000 (Indiana): $41,567


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Brook Town): $66,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Indiana): $92,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Brook Town): $420
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Indiana): $521


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Brook Town, Indiana

Utility Gas: 90.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.3%
Electricity: 6.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Brook Town, Indiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Brook Town, Indiana

Jasper County Hospital Home Health Care N Hospice


     Address: 1000 E Grace St, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/13/1985

Mdm Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 106 S Range, Wolcott, Indiana 47995
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/9/1996

Ford Iroquois Public Health De


     Address: 114 North 3rd, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/23/1974

Iroquois Home Health


     Address: 200 North Laird Lane, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/30/1994

Clinical Management Services Inc


     Address: 610 N Halleck, Demotte, Indiana 46310
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/1/1992

Hospitals Close To Brook Town, Indiana

Jasper County Hospital


     Address: 1104 East Grace Street, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Iroquois Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 Fairman Street, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Provena St Marys Hospital


     Address: 500 W Court St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Riverside Medical Center


     Address: 350 N Wall St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

White County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1101 O'connor Boulevard, Monticello, Indiana 47960
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Brook Town, Indiana

George Ade Memorial Health Care Center


     Address: 3623 East State Road 16, Brook, Indiana 47922
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Rensselaer Care Center


     Address: 1309 E Grace St, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Green-hill Manor Inc


     Address: 501 N Lincoln Ave, Fowler, Indiana 47944
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Iroquois Resident Home, The


     Address: 200 Fairman Avenue, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Watseka Rehab & Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 715 East Raymond Road, Watseka, Illinois 60970
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 67%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Brook Town, Indiana

Name: Braidwood
Address: RR1, Box 84; Braceville, IL 60407
Distance: 54 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Brook Town, Indiana

    Retired Workers: 240
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Newton County, Indiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.75%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.24%
  • Other 1.01%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Brook Town, Indiana citizens.

Relocation to Newton County, IN

7.61 % of Newton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,372

Indiana Average 6.54 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Newton County, IN (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Lake County , IN 2.54 % ($37,638 AGI )
  • Jasper County , IN 1.10 % ($29,400 AGI )
  • Porter County , IN 0.51 % ($34,571 AGI )

Relocation away from Newton County, IN

8.32 % of Newton County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,849

Indiana Average 6.56 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Newton County, IN (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Jasper County , IN 1.79 % ($32,755 AGI )
  • Lake County , IN 1.37 % ($33,093 AGI )
  • Tippecanoe County , IN 0.69 % ($23,000 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Indiana

Low Bracket: $0 (3.40%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.40%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Indiana

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Brook Town, Indiana is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Brook Town, Indiana directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Indiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
7,300 8,500 8,652 9,486 11,951 10,515 9,053 10,030 14,585 11,196


(updated 2014)



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