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Welcome to Brookeville ...

The town of Brookeville is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Brookeville has a population of 144 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Brookeville is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Brookeville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Brookeville: (301) & (240)<5>

The ZIP code for Brookeville: 20833<6>

Websites for Brookeville ...

Official Website:   www.townofbrookevillemd.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycountychamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brookeville had an population of 144 people. This is an increase of 7.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brookeville had a population of 134 people. This makes Brookeville the county's 19th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 134 people, the population of Brookeville increased 11.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 120 people).

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

Adding Brookeville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Brookeville 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 Brookeville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Brookeville on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Maryland (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Brookeville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Brookeville - it's located in Ohio.

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

Communities near Brookeville ...

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

  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southwest of Brookeville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,079 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<8>
  • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaithersburg
    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Brookeville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,985 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaithersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaithersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaithersburg<8>
  • College Park [Prince George's County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Park
    • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the southeast of Brookeville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,163 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park<8>
  • Laurel [Prince George's County]
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    • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Brookeville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,631 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
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      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the southeast of Brookeville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbelt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbelt<8>
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyattsville
      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the south of Brookeville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,230 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville<8>
    • Takoma Park [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Takoma Park
      • Takoma Park [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the south of Brookeville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Takoma Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Takoma Park<8>
    • New Carrollton [Prince George's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Carrollton
      • New Carrollton [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southeast of Brookeville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,928 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Carrollton<8>
    • Mount Airy [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Airy
      • Mount Airy [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the north of Brookeville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Airy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Airy<8>
    • Bladensburg [Prince George's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bladensburg
      • Bladensburg [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Brookeville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,408 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladensburg<8>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookeville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maryland

About Montgomery County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Brookeville: www.townofbrookevillemd.org/

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Montgomery, 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 Brookeville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brookeville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<6>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 town (such as Brookeville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brookeville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brookeville) 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 Brookeville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BrookevilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookeville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1809, Longitude: -77.0590       In this case, the coordinates for Brookeville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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