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Brooks, Kentucky - Basic Facts

Brooks is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brooks Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Bullitt County at latitude 38.0612 and longitude -85.7097. Bullitt County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 512 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Brooks Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

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Also See: Shepherdsville, KY ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Brooks, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brooks 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 # 143 73rd
Population Density1 # 369 30th
Diversity Index2 # 173 67th
Median Household Income # 233 56th
Per Capita Income # 175 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kentucky Census Data Comparison Tool.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 2,403
Population in Households 2,403
Population in Familes 1,985
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 535
Diversity Index2 20
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 966
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 686
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,085 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 849 (78.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 117 (10.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $133,113
Average Home Value $156,890
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,643
Average Household Income $57,892
Per Capita Income $23,274
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.02% 0.41%
Households 0.29% 0.51%
Families 0.03% 0.35%
Median Household Income   3.28%
Per Capita Income   2.71%
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.

Information Updates

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