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Welcome to Brookville ...

Brookville is located in Genesee County<1>.

Brookville is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Brookville: (585)

Websites for Brookville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.geneseeny.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Brookville, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Brookville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Brookville: This one is located in Genesee County and the other is located in Nassau County.

Beyond New York, there are 23 communities that are also named Brookville - they are located in Illinois (3), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Brunswick, New Jersey (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.

  • Batavia [Genesee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
    • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Brookville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,308 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batavia<5>
  • Alden [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alden
    • Alden [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Brookville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alden have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alden
  • Newstead [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newstead
    • Newstead [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Brookville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,693 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newstead have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newstead
  • Le Roy [Genesee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Roy
    • Le Roy [Genesee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Brookville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Batavia [Genesee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batavia
      • Batavia [Genesee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Brookville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batavia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Batavia
    • Attica [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attica
      • Attica [Wyoming County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Brookville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,852 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
    • Marilla [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marilla
      • Marilla [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Brookville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,376 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marilla have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marilla
    • Shelby [Orleans County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelby
      • Shelby [Orleans County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Brookville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,977 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelby have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelby
    • Warsaw [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warsaw
      • Warsaw [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Brookville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,698 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
    • Perry [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perry
      • Perry [Wyoming County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Brookville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,351 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perry have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perry

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. 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Brookville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with 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.

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

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

Mentions & References for Brookville

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About Genesee County

About New York

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 Genesee County: www.co.genesee.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Genesee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brookville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Brookville) 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 Brookville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BrookvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9209, Longitude: -78.2124    
<4>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.
<5>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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