dcsimg

Overview

Introduction to Brookville, Ohio

Brookville, Ohio, in Montgomery county, is 12 miles NW of Dayton, Ohio (center to center) and 46 miles N of Cincinnati, Ohio. The village is in the Dayton - Springfield metropolitan area.

Brookville History

Warren Estabrook established a general store in 1832, which led to the formation of a community. In 1844, the Wolf Creek Turnpike, connecting Brookville and Dayton, was constructed and resulted in further growth of the community. Rail construction had begun by 1848, and soon after, housing developments and businesses began to grow and prosper. Jacob Frees surveyed and platted the land on April 13, 1850, and The Dayton and Greenville Railroad Company officially opened in June, 1852. A post office was established in 1855, and the village of Brookville was incorporated on September 9, 1874. The city charter for Brookville became effective on January 1, 1979.

Brookville and Nearby Attractions

  • Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park
  • United States Air Force Museum
  • Sunwatch Prehistoric Indian Village
  • Cox Arboretum & Gardens Metropark
  • Hueston Woods State Park

Things To Do In Brookville

The United States Air Force Museum is an aircraft gallery displaying more than 300 aircrafts and missiles. The Carriage Hill Metro Park Farm, occupying almost 1,000 acres, is a historical farm depicting the rural life of the 19th century. It also includes a reserve which offers facilities for hiking, fishing, picnicking and horseback riding. Sunwatch Prehistoric Indian Village, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, Fort Jefferson and Boonshoft Museum of Discovery are some of the other museums and historic sites near Brookville. The city is also home to several parks like the Golden Gate Park, Westbrook Park, Ward Park and Gruening Park.

Brookville Transportation

The closest major airport is James M Cox Dayton International Airport.

Brookville Higher Education

Sinclair Community College, Wright State University and University of Dayton are some of the colleges near Brookville.

People

Total Population 6,077
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 26.3%
Employed Population 16+ 2,689
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 53%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.9%
Median Earnings25+ $36,687
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $16,938
Median Earnings With High School Degree $23,141

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,929
% Above Poverty Level 91.1%
% Below Poverty Level 8.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.6%
Median Gross Rent $705
Median House Value $120,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.4%
US/American 0%
English 7.5%
Irish 15%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Brookville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles NW of Dayton, Ohio (center to center)
Nearest Large City 46 miles N of Cincinnati, Ohio
County Montgomery
Metro Area Dayton - Springfield
Standard Zip Codes 45309
Phone Area Codes 937
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.836
Longitude -84.411

Brookville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DAYTON INTL AP
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 84 F
Oct Temp 44 to 64 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches
Station DAYTON MCD
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.4 inches
Station FRANKLIN
Distance 20.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clayton 13,196 $76,891
Englewood 13,456 $69,516

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Master of Arts in Law - Non-Profit Management
  • Bachelor of Arts in English - Self-Designed
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies
  • Recognized as a Top 20 Best Online Bachelor’s Program by U.S. News & World Report in 2016.
  • Online, campus-based, and evening courses offered in 95 areas of study, including Business, Nursing, Psychology, & more.
  • Endorsed by G.I. Jobs and Military Advanced Education magazine as a Military Friendly School in 2015.
  • Features small class sizes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.
  • 88% of Regent University students receive financial aid, with $18 million awarded in institutional scholarships & aid each year.
Programs
  • Diesel Technology
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • CNC Machining & Manufacturing
  • 70+ years of helping students start careers in Health Sciences, Business & Information Technology, Automotive, Skilled Trades, and more.
  • This year, Lincoln schools around the country have made more than $15 million in scholarship funds available to qualified students.
  • Designated a Military Friendly School for the 6th year in a row by Victory Media, and offers exclusive scholarship for servicemen and women and their families.
  • Schools include Lincoln Tech, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Lincoln College of New England, with 30 campuses in 15 states across the U.S.
camnpus icon
Indianapolis
Visit School Site
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
  • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
  • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
Programs
  • A.S. - Healthcare Information Technology
  • Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • A.S.- Health Sciences (Pharmacy Technician)
  • Offers special tuition pricing for Veterans, Active Duty Military and spouses/qualifying dependents of all Active Duty, National Guard and Reserves.
  • Works closely with an advisory board from the medical community to ensure that their curriculum, equipment and instruction are current.
  • Allows students to complete assignments on the go with its Blackboard Learn mobile app.
  • Gives online students live student support for technical or course questions.
  • Has campus locations in Florida as well as online learning programs.

Brookville High Schools

BROOKVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
106 S HILL ST
937-833-6761
Serves 533 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 20

Study Online in Brookville
Additional Resources
Info for Brookville Government Officials


Are you an official in the Brookville government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104