Brookhaven, PA Demographics

The total population of Brookhaven is estimated to be 8,268 with 4,372 males (52.88%) and 3,896 females (47.12%). There are 476 less females than males in Brookhaven.
The median household income in Brookhaven was $87,995 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 1,153(1.33%) from $86,842 in 2020. This income is 117.95% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Brookhaven sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $104,369. Overall, the median household income for the borough of Brookhaven stands at $87,995.
In Brookhaven, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $59,233 for males and $38,156 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $83,842 for males and $58,247 for females.
In Brookhaven, there are just three different racial groups among households. Among these, Asian households report a median household income of $132,515, followed by Black or African American households at $103,624, and White households with a median household income of $87,927.
In 2022, the population of Brookhaven was 8,284, a 0.15% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Brookhaven's population was 8,272, a decline of 0.22% compared to a population of 8,290 in 2020.
The median age in Brookhaven, PA is 44.4, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 18.12% were under the age of 15, 14.27% aged 15 to 29, 49.92% aged 30 to 64, 14.21% aged 65 to 84, and 3.48% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Brookhaven population: 88.96% are White, 7.01% are Black or African American, 0.10% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.69% are Asian and 3.24% are multiracial.