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Demographics

People

Total Population821
Male Share of the Population41.3%
Female Share of the Population58.7%
Senior Citizens38.2%
Employed Population 16+269
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married39.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.7%
Median Earnings25+$20,547
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,719
Median Earnings With High School Degree$13,984

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,357
% Above Poverty Level66.5%
% Below Poverty Level33.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone42.4%
Median Gross Rent$553
Median House Value$62,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.8%
Irish14%
English7.4%
German6.6%
Scottish3.2%
Welsh1.9%
French Except Basque1.3%
Dutch1.2%
Austrian0.7%
Italian0.2%
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Brownsville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Edmonson County
Standard Zip Codes42210
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude37.18
Approximate Longitude-86.25

Brownsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNOLIN RIVER LAKE
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 43 F
Apr Temp40 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 90 F
Oct Temp42 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches
StationBOWLING GREEN FAA AP
Distance17.1 miles
Jan Temp25 to 43 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 70 F
Annual Precip51.6 inches
StationBARREN RIVER LAKE
Distance21.6 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip51.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bowling Green62,824$48,548
Horse Cave2,235$35,929
Oakland205$58,750
Park City546$53,542
Plum Springs446$58,571
Smiths Grove709$57,857

Brownsville Public Libraries

Edmonson County Public Library
280 FERGUSON STREET
Brownsville, Kentucky
(270) 597-2146

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Brownsville Public Schools

Edmonson County 5/6 Center
191 W Center St
ZIP: 42210
(270) 597-3900
Middle
Total Enrollment 290
Edmonson County High School
220 Wildcat Way
ZIP: 42210
(270) 597-2151
High
Total Enrollment 559
Edmonson County Middle School
210 Wildcat Way
ZIP: 42210
(270) 597-2932
Middle
Total Enrollment 279
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