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Welcome to Brooksville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Brooksville has a population of 1,090 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Brooksville.
Brooksville is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Brooksville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Brooksville: (662)
The ZIP code for Brooksville: 39739<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brooksville had an population of 1,090 people. This is a decrease of 10.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Brooksville had a population of 1,223 people (which is 10.59% of the total population of Noxubee County). This makes Brooksville the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Brooksville represents 0.04% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 143rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,223 people, the population of Brooksville increased 3.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,182 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Brooksville.
Communities Also Named Brooksville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Brooksville - they are located in Alabama (2), Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brooksville.
Communities near Brooksville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Brooksville.
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 Brooksville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brooksville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brooksville. 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 Brooksville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brooksville. See our Newspapers Page for Brooksville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brooksville ...
Looking for more information about Brooksville? 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 Brooksville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brooksville.
Adding Brooksville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Brooksville 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 Brooksville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Brooksville on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Mississippi (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brooksville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 15 Aug 2022