Send us your Brooklyn photos:
Brooklyn is a town in Washburn County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Wisconsin named Brooklyn. For links to other places called Brooklyn, WI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Brooklyn is 46.008N. The longitude is -91.853W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,066 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 281.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Brooklyn demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Washburn County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 54859 ZIP code.
32% of Brooklyn residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Brooklyn ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Brooklyn was $19,165, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Brooklyn residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Brooklyn, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $625. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $886.
Washburn County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Brooklyn political report.
The average commute time for Brooklyn workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Brooklyn:
Send us your corrections and additions