Today’s society is ever changing and very diverse. Brooklyn NY has withstood the test of time and stays in sync with cultural changes as well as economic changes. We have had our share of ups and downs as well as the rest of the country but we are bouncing back and bouncing back hard. The housing industry is on the move. This upward trend of buying and selling homes is fast paced. Let’s look at some facts about Brooklyn provided by wikipedia.org
Brooklyn is the most populous of New York City’s five boroughs, with approximately 2.5 million residents, and the second-largest in area.
Of its 880,727 households 33.3% have children under the age of 18 living in them, 38.6% were married couples living together, 22.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.7% were non-families. Of all households 27.8% are made up of individuals and 9.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.75 and the average family size was 3.41.
The median income for a household in the County was $32,135, and the median income for a family was $36,188
Brooklyn has a high degree of linguistic diversity. In the 2000 United States Census 46.7% of the population reported speaking a language other than English at home (either exclusively or in addition to English). The most prevalent other language identified was Spanish, spoken at home by 18.00% of the population.