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Brooksville, Kentucky - Basic Facts

Brooksville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Brooksville.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bracken County at latitude 38.6826 and longitude -84.0658. Bracken County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 935 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Brooksville (see map) encompass a land area of 0.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brooksville: Brookville.

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Brooksville, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brooksville to the other 524 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 312 41st
Population Density1 # 176 67th
Diversity Index2 # 356 33rd
Median Household Income # 167 68th
Per Capita Income # 200 62nd

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Brooksville, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 645
Population in Households 645
Population in Familes 539
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,368
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 264
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 185
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 293 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 178 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 86 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $76,333
Average Home Value $102,374


Median Household Income $48,743
Average Household Income $57,257
Per Capita Income $22,198
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.11% -0.09%
Households 0.09% -0.15%
Families 1.59% -0.22%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   1.49%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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