Brookings is a city located in the county of Curry. With an area of about 7.4 sq. kms, it is elevated from the ground by about 130 ft. A number of annual cultural events are held in the town which attracts a substantial number of tourists in the area. The education, media and the infrastructure sector offers plenty of employment opputunities for the locals. There is also a large port in the town, that contributes significantly to the local economy.