Location: Waukesha County, Wisconsin, 15 minutes west of downtown Milwaukee.
Incorporated: August, 1954
Form of Government: Mayor / Council, Mayor serves four-year term, two aldermen elected from each of seven districts. Aldermen serve two year terms.
Population: 36,691 (1996) 39,037 (2000 Estimate)
Numerous recreational sites, performing arts groups, and museums exist in Brookfield and Waukesha County. Extensive County and State park system.
Milwaukee is within a 15 minute drive. Madison, Green Bay, and Chicago are all within 2 hours of Brookfield.
Three general aviation airports located within five miles of Brookfield. General Mitchell International Airport, 17 miles. Chicago O'Hare International Airport, 88 miles. Port of Milwaukee, 13 miles.