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Brooklyn Park, Maryland
—  CDP  —
Location of Brooklyn Park, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°13′29″N 76°36′46″W / 39.22472°N 76.61278°W / 39.22472; -76.61278
Country United States
State Maryland
County Anne Arundel
Area
 - Total 3.0 sq mi (7.7 km2)
 - Land 3.0 sq mi (7.7 km2)
 - Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 112 ft (34 m)
Population (2000)
 - Total 10,938
 - Density 3,701.0/sq mi (1,429.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 - Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 24-10475
GNIS feature ID 0589827

Brooklyn Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. The population was 10,938 at the 2000 census.

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Geography

Brooklyn Park is located at 39°13′29″N 76°36′46″W / 39.22472°N 76.61278°W / 39.22472; -76.61278 (39.224857, -76.612655)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.0 square miles (7.7 km²), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 10,938 people, 4,093 households, and 2,910 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,701.0 people per square mile (1,426.8/km²). There were 4,311 housing units at an average density of 1,458.7/sq mi (562.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.15% White, 4.21% African American, 0.48% Native American, 1.50% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.58% from other races, and 1.05% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.59% of the population.

There were 4,093 households out of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.2% were married couples living together, 15.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.9% were non-families. 22.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.10.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 24.9% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 28.9% from 25 to 44, 22.2% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 94.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.5 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $42,207, and the median income for a family was $50,496. Males had a median income of $33,476 versus $26,316 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $18,582. About 6.6% of families and 8.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.5% of those under age 18 and 6.3% of those age 65 or over.

References

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2005-05-03. http://www.census.gov/geo/www/gazetteer/gazette.html. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

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