City of Brookings, SD
Brookings is located in Brookings County in South Dakota. The median income is $41,468 and the median home value is $145,800. The unemployment rate is 5.01% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 12.8 minutes to work each day. The population is 91% White, 1% Black, 3% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Brookings, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Brookings has a Walk Score® of 38.
Median Household Income$41,468
Median Home Price$145,800
SchoolsIn Brookings, South Dakota
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Brookings rates.
BusinessIn Brookings, South Dakota
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Brookings.
HealthIn Brookings, South Dakota
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Brookings.