Brookline is located close to the center of Massachusetts. Brookline is between the Norfolk, Middlesex, Suffolk county. Brookline has 6.75 square miles of land area and 0.06 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Brookline population is 59,016, which has grown 3.34% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 4.85% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Brookline median household income is $93,640 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.37% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.34% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Brookline median house value is $703,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 17.31% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 77.65% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Brookline is much better than the state average in quality. The Brookline area code is 617.