In 2017, Brookings, SD had a population of 23.5k people with a median age of 24.1 and a median household income of $47,506. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Brookings, SD grew from 23,292 to 23,471, a 0.769% increase and its median household income grew from $47,060 to $47,506, a 0.948% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Brookings, SD are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.6%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.94%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.9%), White (Hispanic) (1.53%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.32%). N/A% of the people in Brookings, SD speak a non-English language, and 94.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Brookings, SD are South Dakota State University (2,546 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Brookings, SD is $169,400, and the homeownership rate is 49.2%. Most people in Brookings, SD commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 12.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Brookings, SD is 2 cars per household.