The Brookfield State School community consists of Brookfield, Upper Brookfield, Kenmore Hills, Huntington Estate, Kensington Estate and Woodcrest Estate with children also coming from Kenmore, Moggill, Pullenvale and Anstead areas.
Some families travel from further a field because of Brookfield's reputation for Gifted Education programs and excellence in teaching and learning.
Brookfield is a middle to high socio-economic area consisting of professional workers and self-employed business people. There is a mix of acreage and residential properties.
Brookfield is a community of well educated families who place a high expectation on the education of their children. In many homes both parents work. Community involvement in school activities and social functions is very high. New families are welcomed into the social structure with ease. The Parents and Citizens Association is strong and works closely with the school.