Brooks, Kentucky

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Population in 2010: 2,401.
Population change since 2000: -10.3%
Males: 1,181  (49.2%)
Females: 1,220  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

49.2 years
Kentucky median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 40109, 40165, 40229.

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Estimated median household income in 2022: $56,126 (it was $41,824 in 2000)
Brooks:

$56,126
KY:

$59,341

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $30,184 (it was $17,675 in 2000)

Brooks CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $197,786 (it was $76,700 in 2000)
Brooks:

$197,786
KY:

$196,300

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $188,639; detached houses: $237,037; mobile homes: $39,790

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,037.

March 2022 cost of living index in Brooks: 88.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 20.7%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Brooks, KY (2022)
    • 2,00496.7%White alone
    • 482.3%Two or more races
    • 90.4%Black alone

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According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Brooks, Kentucky as of May 17, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brooks is 251 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (30.4%), American (21.6%), Irish (17.3%), Scotch-Irish (11.3%), German (3.6%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 515 feet

Land area: 4.68 square miles.

Population density: 513 people per square mile   (low).

Brooks, Kentucky map

23 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.9%
Kentucky:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,821 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,249 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Louisville, KY (11.3 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hunters Hollow, KY (1.1 miles ),
Hillview, KY (1.2 miles ),
Fox Chase, KY (1.3 miles ),
Pioneer Village, KY (1.4 miles ),
Hollyvilla, KY (1.6 miles ),
Hebron Estates, KY (1.6 miles ),
South Park View, KY (1.9 miles),
Minor Lane Heights, KY (1.9 miles )

Latitude: 38.07 N, Longitude: 85.71 W

Distribution of median household income in Brooks, KY in 2022
Distribution of house value in Brooks, KY in 2022
Brooks satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.5%
Kentucky:

3.8%
Most common industries in Brooks, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.2%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Sporting goods, camera, hobby & toy stores (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.7%)
  • Utilities (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.9%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (6.2%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Brooks, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)

Average climate in Brooks, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brooks, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

73
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2022 was 0.283. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.283
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 11.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

5.1
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 0.646. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.646
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 18.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.7
U.S.:

19.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 11.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

8.1

Tornado activity:

Brooks-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the Brooks place center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the place center injured 10 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brooks-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 121.1 miles away from Brooks center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from Brooks center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 121.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 128.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 112.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bullitt County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brooks topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Brooks:

  • SHEPHERDSVILLE DIALYSIS (150 BROOKS WAY, SUITE 15)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Brooks:

  • WESLEY MANOR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FILSON CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • REGENCY CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • FRANCISCAN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • ESSEX NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • SIGNATURE HEALTHCARE OF SOUTH LOUISVILLE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • PARK TERRACE HEALTH CAMPUS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LOUISVILLE, KY)

Airports located in Brooks:

Amtrak station near Brooks:

  • 17 miles: LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSONVILLE (JEFFERSONVILLE, 500 WILLINGER LANE) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brooks:

  • Sullivan University (about 11 miles; Louisville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,129)
  • Bellarmine University (about 11 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • University of Louisville (about 11 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 16,640)
  • The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (about 13 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Jefferson Community and Technical College (about 13 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 7,950)
  • Indiana University-Southeast (about 20 miles; New Albany, IN; FT enrollment: 5,050)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 27 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Hospital Update - Jewish Medical Center South (just opened) at I65 South and Brooks Road exits is approx. 1 mile from the town of Brooks. added by Jeffrey
  • Hospitals/medical centers near Brooks: Jewish Medical Center Opened May 2006

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Zoneton Fire Protection District Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brooks include: MacDowell Chapel (A), Brooks Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Hampton Inn Louisville/I-65/Brooks Rd. (180 Willabrook Drive), Comfort Inn Brooks (149 Willabrook Drive), Econo Lodge & Suites (1901 East Blue Lick Road), Quality Inn & Suites (716 Brooks Hill Road).

Bullitt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.8%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Brooks:

Marital status in Brooks, KY
  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 19.3%

For population 25 years and over in Brooks:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Kentucky average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Brooks
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brooks, KY (based on Bullitt County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,23962
Catholic3,0543
Mainline Protestant2,12310
Other2914
None49,612-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Here:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Bullitt County:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Bullitt County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Bullitt County:

9.1%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.1%
State:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bullitt County:

14.8%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.9%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.2%
Kentucky:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.6
Kentucky:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brooks:

26.6%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.5%
Kentucky:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brooks:

38.0%
Kentucky:

33.8%

General health condition:
Brooks:

54.4%
Kentucky:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.6%
Kentucky:

78.9%

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Strongest AM radio stations in Brooks:

  • WDRD (680 AM; 1 kW; NEWBURG, KY; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WLCR (1470 AM; daytime; 2 kW; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: LCR PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGTK (970 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WLOU (1350 AM; 2 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFIA (900 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WXLN (1570 AM; 2 kW; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brooks:

  • WAMZ (97.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJIE-FM (88.5 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: EVANGEL SCHOOLS, INC.)
  • WLRS (105.1 FM; SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFPL (89.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WRVI (105.9 FM; VALLEY STATION, KY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • W216BM (91.1 FM; OKOLONA, KY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WQMF (95.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTFX-FM (100.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSFR (107.7 FM; CORYDON, IN; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPTI (103.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMJM (101.3 FM; JEFFERSONTOWN, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WFPK (91.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WUOL-FM (90.5 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDJX (99.7 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WVEZ (106.9 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W284AD (104.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, IN; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • WXMA (102.3 FM; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WRKA (103.1 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, KY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKUE (90.9 FM; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Brooks:

  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WVHF-LP (Channel 5; JEFFERSONVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WHAS-TV (Channel 11; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: BELO KENTUCKY, INC.)
  • WDRB (Channel 41; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFTE (Channel 58; SALEM, IN; Owner: INDEPENDENCE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WBXV-CA (Channel 13; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WLKY-TV (Channel 32; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WLKY HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WJYL-CA (Channel 45; CLARKSVILLE, IN; Owner: JOHN W. SMITH, JR.)
  • WKPC-TV (Channel 15; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUC'L. TV)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKMJ-TV (Channel 68; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBNA (Channel 21; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W50CI (Channel 50; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W39CJ (Channel 39; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Brooks fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Brooks fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 27.9mTotal length
  • 298,733Total average daily traffic
  • 56,940Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brooks)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Brooks Hill Rd At Holsclw Hill Rd (Lat: 38.063667 Lon: -85.731083), Call Sign: WQA960,
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.980 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2028, Registrant: Iheartmedia, Inc., 7136 S. Yale Avenue, Suite 501, Tulsa, OK 74136, Phone: (918) 664-4581, Fax: (918) 664-3066, Email:


FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Rural Approx 1.5 Mi W (Lat: 38.062833 Lon: -85.737472), Structure height: 62 m, Call Sign: WZJ285,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.430 MHz, Grant Date: 05/08/2002, Expiration Date: 05/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2012, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

  • Mcelroy Road, Approx 3.2 Km Nw (Lat: 38.073667 Lon: -85.744139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59 m, Call Sign: WPWM597,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.425 MHz, 451.425 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2002, Expiration Date: 06/19/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003, Certifier: John R Pulliam, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

  • 206 Letts Road (Lat: 38.083333 Lon: -85.716667), Call Sign: WQCE894,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 462.937 MHz, 467.937 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2005, Expiration Date: 02/16/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2015, Certifier: David F Morgan, Registrant: Radioland, 1421 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206, Phone: (502) 589-4214, Fax: (502) 589-4276, Email:

  • Lat: 37.962222 Lon: -85.673528, Call Sign: WQYG443,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.237 MHz, 451.350 MHz, 452.725 MHz, 456.237 MHz, 456.350 MHz, 457.725 MHz, 462.500 MHz, 464.837 MHz, 467.500 MHz, 469.837 MHz, Grant Date: 09/20/2016, Expiration Date: 09/20/2026, Certifier: Jose Colon, Registrant: Rcs Communications, 4445 Robards Lane, Louisville, KY 40128, Phone: (502) 587-7384, Fax: (502) 587-7387, Email:

  • 345 International Blvd (Lat: 38.057417 Lon: -85.708083), Call Sign: WRYT486,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.512 MHz, 452.137 MHz, 452.537 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 457.862 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/2023, Expiration Date: 09/15/2033, Certifier: Chris Scoggin, Registrant: Mobile Communications Of America, 2241 Tucker Industrial Rd, Tucker, GA 30084, Phone: (404) 284-8115, Email:


FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brooks)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7644P, N7644P, N-7644P, Serial Number: 24-2858, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 10/11/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 02/08/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Troy A Thompson, 1111 Cabin Creek Dr, Brooks, KY 40109, Other Owners: Andrew T Whobrey
  • Aircraft: DJI S-800 SPREADINGWINGS (Category: Land, Engines: 6), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 8833K, N8833K, N-8833K, Serial Number: UDC201501, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Brandon R Schulz, 2681 Coral Ridge Rd, Brooks, KY 40109
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/14/1960, Exported to: Canada

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$146,5004$109,65018$118,8162$33,5302$60,4351$47,180
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$83,1302$137,9550$01$54,0600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$137,4404$71,52811$126,3652$84,1501$80,5803$50,063
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$139,7401$150,9607$134,3130$00$01$37,740
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$114,1100$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$112,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brooks, KY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brooks, KY - Value

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brooks, Kentucky:

  • Baymont Inn & Suites, 149 Willabrook Dr, Brooks, Kentucky 40109 , Phone: (502) 957-6900, Fax: (502) 957-6793
  • Econolodge Inn & Suites, 1901 E Blue Lick Rd, Brooks, Kentucky 40109 , Phone: (502) 955-1501, Fax: (502) 955-1574
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 716 Brks Hill Rd, Brooks, Kentucky 40109 , Phone: (502) 955-6272, Fax: (502) 955-5911
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brooks, Kentucky
Most common first names in Brooks, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2671.0 years
William1769.9 years
Charles1372.5 years
Mary1380.6 years
John868.2 years
Robert874.6 years
Joseph768.9 years
Paul768.4 years
Helen672.5 years
Walter680.3 years
Most common last names in Brooks, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Arnold970.7 years
Smith876.0 years
Miller773.9 years
Jones671.6 years
Clark675.0 years
Ferguson474.8 years
Reid449.5 years
Richardson468.5 years
Riggs470.0 years
Sweeney472.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brooks, KY
  • 59.6%Utility gas
  • 28.8%Electricity
  • 9.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brooks, KY
  • 83.1%Utility gas
  • 16.9%Electricity


Brooks compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Brooks on our top lists:

  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ukraine (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 5 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • William Newton (6)
  • Lynn Hagan (1)
  • Howard Scott Stockton (1)

Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2024.