Brook Park has the 1616th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Brook Park is part of the Cleveland metro area. Unemployment in the Cleveland area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Cleveland has the 27th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Brook Park is below average at $47,250, and the median cost of a home in Brook Park is $114,800, which is below the national average. 12% of workers in Brook Park hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 86% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Brook Park. 79% of Brook Park workers drive to work alone, 5% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Brook Park spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.