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Welcome to Brookville ...

The city of Brookville is located in Saline County<1>.


The location of Brookville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>


While we don't have a date for the founding of Brookville, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1870.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Brookville has a population of 253 people<3> (see below for details).

Brookville is 1,350 feet [411 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Brookville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Brookville lies within the (785) area code.

The ZIP code for Brookville: 67425<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brookville had an population of 253 people. This is a decrease of 3.44% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brookville had a population of 262 people. This makes Brookville the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 262 people, the population of Brookville increased 1.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 259 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Brookville.

Communities Also Named Brookville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 23 communities that are also named Brookville - they are located in Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Brunswick, New Jersey (2), New York (2), Nova Scotia (4), Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brookville.

Communities near Brookville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brookville.

  • Salina
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Lindsborg
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
  • Ellsworth
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
  • Marquette
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marquette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marquette
    • Marquette is located in McPherson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 595 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marquette <6>
  • Kanopolis
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kanopolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kanopolis
    • Kanopolis is located in Ellsworth County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 446 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kanopolis <6>
  • Assaria
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Assaria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Assaria
    • Assaria is located in Saline County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 408 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Assaria <6>
  • Tescott
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tescott
    • Tescott is located in Ottawa County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282 people
  • Smolan
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smolan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smolan
    • Smolan is located in Saline County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
  • Beverly
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beverly
    • Beverly is located in Lincoln County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 146 people
  • Culver
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Culver
    • Culver is located in Ottawa County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brookville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brookville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brookville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Brookville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brookville. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Brookville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookville ...

Looking for more information about Brookville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brookville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brookville.

Adding Brookville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Brookville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Brookville was in the book titled List of Post Offices in the United States (1870).

We also found Brookville in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Brookville.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brookville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Saline County: www.co.saline.ks.us/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Saline, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brookville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brookville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Brookville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brookville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.









 

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