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Welcome to Bremen ...

The city of Bremen is located in Muhlenberg County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bremen has a population of 188 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bremen.

Bremen is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Bremen is located in the (270) area code.

The ZIP code for Bremen: 42325<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bremen had an population of 188 people. This is a decrease of 4.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 48.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bremen had a population of 197 people. This makes Bremen the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 197 people, the population of Bremen decreased 46.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 365 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bremen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Bremen - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio and Saskatchewan.

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

Communities near Bremen ...

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

  • Madisonville (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonville
    • Madisonville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Bremen and is located in Hopkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,656 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madisonville<7>
  • Central City (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
    • Central City lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Bremen and is located in Muhlenberg County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,692 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central City<7>
  • Greenville (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Bremen and is located in Muhlenberg County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<7>
  • Beaver Dam (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Dam
    • Beaver Dam lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Bremen and is located in Ohio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Dam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Dam<7>
  • Hartford (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Bremen and is located in Ohio County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,715 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<7>
  • Earlington (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Earlington
    • Earlington lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Bremen and is located in Hopkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,321 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earlington<7>
  • Livermore (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livermore
    • Livermore lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Bremen and is located in McLean County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,270 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livermore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livermore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livermore<7>
  • Nortonville (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nortonville
    • Nortonville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Bremen and is located in Hopkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,147 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nortonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nortonville<7>
  • White Plains (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
    • White Plains lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Bremen and is located in Hopkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<7>
  • Mortons Gap (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mortons Gap
    • Mortons Gap lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Bremen and is located in Hopkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 825 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mortons Gap
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mortons Gap<7>

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 Bremen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bremen.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bremen. 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 Bremen.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bremen. See our Newspapers Page for Bremen.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bremen ...

Looking for more information about Bremen? 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 Bremen, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bremen.

Adding Bremen to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bremen was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Bremen in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bremen on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Bremen

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About Muhlenberg County

About Kentucky

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Muhlenberg, 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 have 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 Bremen.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bremen - 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 Bremen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bremen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bremen) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bremen. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BremenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bremen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3623, Longitude: -87.2203       In this case, the coordinates for Bremen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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