Area: 6.8 sq miles (17.61 km²)
Population: 58,732 (Apr 1, 2010)
Located just minutes from Boston- Green Line.
Brookline was known as the hamlet of Muddy River and was considered a part of Boston until the Town of Brookline was independently incorporated in 1705.
Robert Kraft (born 1942), New England Patriots owner.
Joey McIntyre, youngest member of the musical group, New Kids on the Block, lived here a number of years after rising to fame.
James Taylor, American musician, owns a home in Brookline.
Conan O'Brien (born 1963), television host, comedian, writer, producer and performer.
Places to visit: Larz Anderson Auto Museum, Coolidge Corner, birthplace of John F. Kennedy.