Brownsdale, Florida

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Population in 2010: 471.
Males: 230  (49.0%)
Females: 241  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  45.9 years
Florida median age:  41.8 years
Estimated median household income in 2015: $59,682
Brownsdale:

$59,682
FL:

$49,426

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $28,243

Brownsdale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $169,200
Brownsdale:

$169,200
FL:

$179,800

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $217,062; Detached houses: $227,978; Townhouses or other attached units: $546,080; In 2-unit structures: $186,664; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $250,190; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $954,051; Mobile homes: $51,663; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $6,520
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  • Races in Brownsdale, FL (2010)

    Brownsdale races chart
    • 45095.5%White alone
    • 91.9%Hispanic
    • 71.5%American Indian alone
    • 40.8%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

Races in Brownsdale detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brownsdale: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (70.4%), English (6.3%), Italian (3.3%), Scottish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 245 feet

For population 25 years and over in Brownsdale:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%

For population 15 years and over in Brownsdale CDP:

  • Never married: 8.3%
  • Now married: 80.3%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,008 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $523 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pensacola, FL (30.8 miles , pop. 56,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Montgomery, AL (116.5 miles , pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (493.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cobbtown, FL (2.5 miles) , Jay, FL (2.5 miles ), Century, FL (2.6 miles ), Chumuckla, FL (2.7 miles ), Flomaton, AL (3.0 miles ), Mount Carmel, FL (3.1 miles ), Pollard, AL (3.2 miles) , Fidelis, FL (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 30.88 N, Longitude: 87.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 850

Brownsdale household income distribution Brownsdale home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Florida:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (34%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (42%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (42%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Brownsdale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Brownsdale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.9 miles away from the Brownsdale place center injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/10/1961, a category F3 tornado 19.5 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brownsdale-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Florida state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 16.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 322.4 miles away from Brownsdale center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 174.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 277.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.1 miles away from Brownsdale center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 15.7 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 Santa Rosa County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Brownsdale:

  • JAY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; JAY, FL)
  • NEPHROLOGY CENTER OF CENTURY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; CENTURY, FL)
  • CENTURY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CENTURY, FL)

Amtrak station near Brownsdale:

  • 19 miles: ATMORE (107 E. LOUISVILLE ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, car rental agency.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brownsdale:

  • The University of West Florida (about 24 miles; Pensacola, FL; Full-time enrollment: 10,240)
  • Pensacola State College (about 28 miles; Pensacola, FL; FT enrollment: 8,740)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 33 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)
  • Columbia Southern University (about 46 miles; Orange Beach, AL; FT enrollment: 14,996)
  • Northwest Florida State College (about 51 miles; Niceville, FL; FT enrollment: 5,052)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 52 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of South Alabama (about 59 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)

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Santa Rosa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 52.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.418. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.418
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 20.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.39. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.39
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 10.8%
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.9%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.0%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.4
Florida average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Brownsdale CDP (based on Santa Rosa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,426116
Mainline Protestant15,73123
Catholic6,6673
Other1,80711
Black Protestant4273
None84,314-
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: 16
Santa Rosa County:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Santa Rosa County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 62
Santa Rosa County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Here:

4.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.5%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Rosa County:

21.9%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.5%
State:

14.0%

10.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.62%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.34% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,698 average AGI)
Santa Rosa County:

0.34%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Escambia County, FL  2.36% ($35,476 average AGI)
from Okaloosa County, FL  1.30% ($35,173)
from Duval County, FL  0.12% ($48,515)


9.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,578 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.94%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.29% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,342 average AGI)
Santa Rosa County:

0.29%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Escambia County, FL  2.26% ($34,601 average AGI)
to Okaloosa County, FL  1.09% ($34,435)
to San Diego County, CA  0.28% ($51,664)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brownsdale:

  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNVY (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CANTONMENT, FL; Owner: 1090-AM INC.)
  • WBCA (1110 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BAY MINETTE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WDLT (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRHOPE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCOA (1370 AM; 5 kW; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJSB (1050 AM; 5 kW; CRESTVIEW, FL; Owner: CRESTVIEW BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRNE (980 AM; 3 kW; GULF BREEZE, FL; Owner: MEDIA ONE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYNI (930 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, AL; Owner: MCKISSICK ENTERPRISES)
  • WEBJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; BREWTON, AL; Owner: CANDY CASHMAN SMITH, INDIVIDUAL)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brownsdale:

  • WPFL (105.1 FM; CENTURY, FL; Owner: TRI-COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYCL (107.3 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WXBM-FM (102.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKX-FM (101.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKSJ-FM (94.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJLQ (100.7 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBLX-FM (92.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYOK (104.1 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPCS (89.5 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)
  • WMEZ (94.1 FM; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXC (99.9 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKH (96.1 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABB-FM (97.5 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: WABB-FM, INC.)
  • WTKE (98.1 FM; HOLT, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZNS (96.5 FM; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEGS (91.7 FM; MILTON, FL; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WHIL-FM (91.3 FM; MOBILE, AL; Owner: SPRING HILL COLLEGE)
  • WYDH (105.9 FM; ATMORE, AL; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNU (106.3 FM; BREWTON, AL; Owner: ELLINGTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGCX (95.7 FM; NAVARRE, FL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Brownsdale:

  • WEAR-TV (Channel 3; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: WEAR LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJTC (Channel 44; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPMI (Channel 15; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMPV-TV (Channel 21; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSRE (Channel 23; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: DST .BD. OF TRUSTEES PENSACOLA JR. COLLEGE)
  • WKRG-TV (Channel 5; MOBILE, AL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHBR (Channel 33; PENSACOLA, FL; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION OF PENSACOLA/MOBILE, INC.)
  • WBPG (Channel 55; GULF SHORES, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WALA-TV (Channel 10; MOBILE, AL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMOE-LP (Channel 12; MOBILE, AL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • WPAN (Channel 53; FORT WALTON BEACH, FL; Owner: FRANKLIN MEDIA, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 588Total average daily traffic
  • 6Total average daily truck traffic
  • 657Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Brownsdale compared to Florida 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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