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Brooksville, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Brooksville had a population of 1,195 as of July 1, 2016. Brooksville ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Brooksville is located at latitude 33.2367 and longitude -88.5781 in Noxubee County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Brooksville (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Noxubee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 279 feet.

The Town of Brooksville (GNIS ID: 2405332) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Brooksville is located within Supervisor District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Noxubee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brooksville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Brooksville: Brookville.

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Brooksville, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,195
Population in Households 1,195
Population in Familes 994
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 752
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 464
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 309
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 529 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 306 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 158 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $61,620
Average Home Value $72,222


Median Household Income $15,663
Average Household Income $28,362
Per Capita Income $10,987
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.37% -0.34%
Households -0.1% -0.17%
Families -0.15% -0.33%
Median Household Income   -0.34%
Per Capita Income   1.1%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Brooksville, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brooksville to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 181 50th
Population Density1 # 101 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 284 22nd
Median Household Income # 359 1st
Per Capita Income # 346 5th

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