The city of Brookston is located in the County of St. Louis. Situated just beside the river of St. Louis, the city covers a total area of about 1.5 sq. kms. and an elevation of about 1228 ft. above the ground level. A major part of the local population is white and they are primarilly involved with different types of service oriented activities. Some of them are related with agriculture, healthcare and elementery education.