Brookfield, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,767 housing units in Brookfield. This represents a 1.1% growth from 7,680 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,767 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brookfield is about 74.6%. Brookfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.9%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brookfield were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom7.60%
Two Bedrooms37.50%
Three Bedrooms40.50%
Four Bedrooms11.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$151,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$144,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.97
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$701

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.90%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage52.90%
Debt Free32.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%