Brooklyn, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 317 housing units in Brooklyn. This represents a 26.6% decline from 432 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 317 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brooklyn is about 53.5%. Brooklyn's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 18%. Average household size is 2.53 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brooklyn were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom19.90%
Two Bedrooms47.90%
Three Bedrooms22.70%
Four Bedrooms6%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.37
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$31,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$117,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.57
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$150

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage16.10%
Debt Free83.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.8%