The Municipality of Brooke-Alvinston, located in eastern Lambton County, is 311 square km in size with a population of 3,000. This rural community is serviced by the urban centers of Alvinston and Inwood. The Municipality is close to the large urban areas of Sarnia (35 minutes), London (45 minutes) as well as major transportation routes.
Alvinston is a fully-serviced redeveloping urban area with restaurants, bank, farm machinery dealership, modern machine shop, plumbing and heating shop as well as churches, library, active Legion and post office. Alvinston is home to a commercial honey processing facility which produces award winning mead (wine). Located nearby is the A.W. Campbell Conservation Area, which offers camping, swimming, walking trails and picnic areas.
Inwood is also a fully-serviced redeveloping urban area with several businesses and is home to Brooke Telecom, a publicly owned telephone system offering regular phone service as well as cell phone, high speed internet and cable television services.
The rural agricultural area surrounding these centers is productive soil, managed by innovative food producers. Crops include wheat, soybeans, corn and specialty beans. As well there are many extensive livestock operations.