The unemployment rate in Brookings is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brookings jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Brookings's cost of living is 17.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Brookings county remained strongly Republican, 54.9% to 41.9%. More Voting Stats
Brookings's population is 24,804 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 13.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Brookings is Real Estate: $220,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.0%.
Brookings public schools spend $7,870 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Brookings. More Education