Brookhaven, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Brookhaven, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
12,115
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
26.2%
Median Home
$100,300
Median Income
$32,331
Median Rent
$720

Brookhaven SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
9

Brookhaven, MS Crime Report

432
Total Crimes
3,588.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
44.91%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Brookhaven
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 432 3,588.9 2,653.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 45 373.8 277.9 366.7
Murder 6 49.8 11.2 5.0
Robbery 5 41.5 57.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 31 257.5 184.6 250.2
Property Crime 387 3,215.1 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 198 1,644.9 627.0 340.5
Larceny 166 1,379.1 1,555.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 23 191.1 193.1 219.9

Brookhaven, MS Cost Of Living

84
Brookhaven's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Brookhaven Mississippi National Average
Overall 84 84 100
Services 95 94 100
Groceries 89 94 100
Health 89 91 100
Housing 60 63 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 104 95 100

Brookhaven, MS Photos

Brookhaven City Hall
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Brookhaven in Mississippi

Map Of Brookhaven, MS

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Population over time in Brookhaven

Year Population % Change
2019 12,115 -0.9%
2018 12,226 -0.5%
2017 12,289 -1.0%
2016 12,418 -0.4%
2015 12,465 -0.3%
2014 12,499 -0.3%
2013 12,538 -0.1%
2012 12,549 -0.3%
2011 12,581 -0.3%
2010 12,618 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brookhaven

White
37.5% (4,539)
African American
60.6% (7,341)
American Indian
0.0% (5)
Asian
1.4% (165)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.5% (65)
Race Brookhaven MS USA
White 37.5% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 60.6% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.5% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Brookhaven

Female
55.2% (6,682)
Male
44.8% (5,432)
Gender Brookhaven MS USA
Female 55.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 44.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brookhaven for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (726)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (969)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,876)
Some College
23.0% (2,786)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,332)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,574)
Master's Degree
5.0% (605)
Professional Degree
2.0% (242)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Brookhaven MS USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Brookhaven, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
13.0% (157,779)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (113,177)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (187,885)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.7% (177,850)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (137,429)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.8% (118,195)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (122,655)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (134,363)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (20,628)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (41,535)
Income Brookhaven MS USA
Less than $10,000 13.0% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.7% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.8% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 3.0% 7.7%

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