Brownsville, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 830 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.9%
 
Males: 399  (48.2%)
Females: 431  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  51.1 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 42210.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $16,667 (it was $15,370 in 2000)
Brownsville:

$16,667
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,283 (it was $15,711 in 2000)

Brownsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,438 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Brownsville:

$57,438
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $69,255; Detached houses: $80,306; Mobile homes: $14,481

Median gross rent in 2013: $464.

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  • Races in Brownsville, KY (2010)

    Brownsville races chart
    • 81497.4%White alone
    • 91.1%Black alone
    • 70.8%Two or more races
    • 50.6%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Brownsville: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.2%), United States (10.6%), English (10.2%), German (9.2%), Scottish (3.7%), French (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/30/1828

Land area: 1.59 square miles.

Population density: 524 people per square mile   (low).

Brownsville,KY real estate house value index trend

Brownsville, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Brownsville:

  • High school or higher: 61.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brownsville city:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 34.6%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 18.6%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Brownsville, Kentucky as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brownsville to the number of sex offenders is 277 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $477 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $498 (1.3%)

Brownsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Owensboro, KY (61.2 miles , pop. 54,067).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (76.8 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (330.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lincoln, KY (2.7 miles ), Sunfish, KY (3.2 miles ), Smiths Grove, KY (3.2 miles ), Oakland, KY (3.2 miles ), Park City, KY (3.7 miles ), Plum Springs, KY (3.7 miles ), Greencastle, KY (3.8 miles ), Jetson, KY (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 37.19 N, Longitude: 86.26 W

Area code: 270

Brownsville household income distribution Brownsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Brownsville by Year
Type 2004 2005 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0120.6
Robberies 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2112020
per 100,000 213.0106.295.3201.00.0240.10.0
Burglaries 3124541
per 100,000 319.5106.2190.7402.0593.8480.2120.6
Thefts 141640911
per 100,000 1,490.91,698.5381.30.01,068.9120.0120.6
Auto thefts 0202101
per 100,000 0.0212.30.0201.0118.80.0120.6
Arson N/A001000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.0100.50.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 276.5) 129.7118.249.687.997.790.0124.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Brownsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.60
Kentucky average:

1.88
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Brownsville, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Brownsville, Kentucky average temperatures Brownsville, Kentucky average precipitation Brownsville, Kentucky humidity Brownsville, Kentucky wind speed Brownsville, Kentucky snowfall Brownsville, Kentucky sunshine Brownsville, Kentucky clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Brownsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Brownsville city center injured 2 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.1 miles away from the city center killed 31 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brownsville-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 76% smaller 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, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 124.4 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Brownsville 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 144.9 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 143.3 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, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 124.1 miles away from Brownsville center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 180.4 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 Edmonson County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brownsville topographic map

Birthplace of: M. M. Logan - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Brownsville:

  • EDMONSON CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (813 S. MAIN ST.)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Brownsville:

  • RIVENDELL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES (Hospital, about 15 miles away; BOWLING GREEN, KY)
  • RIVENDELL PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (Hospital, about 15 miles away; BOWLING GREEN, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brownsville:

  • Western Kentucky University (about 18 miles; Bowling Green, KY; Full-time enrollment: 16,942)
  • Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 19 miles; Bowling Green, KY; FT enrollment: 2,794)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 42 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Campbellsville University (about 52 miles; Campbellsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 54 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 58 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 59 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)

Public high school in Brownsville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Brownsville:

See full list of schools located in Brownsville, School District: EDMONSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Brownsville:

  • EDMONSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $250,379; Location: 503 WASHINGTON STREET; 20,958 books; 353 audio materials; 1,735 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 53 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Brownsville: Camp Joy (A), Brownsville Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaverdam Creek (A), Laurel Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Edmonson County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court Square).

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 81.5. This is about average.

City:

81.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.148. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.148
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 7.91. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.91
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.739. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.739
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 18.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.36
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brownsville and their reported violations in the past:

EDMONSON CO WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 27,101, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-05-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-05-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-05-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-05-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-16-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2013)
  • 6 minor monitoring violations
  • 56 regular monitoring violations
  • 10 other older monitoring violations
BROWNSVILLE MUNICIPAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,441, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-11-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-12-2014)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.4%
(27.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  53.6%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
89 people in nursing homes in 2000

Brownsville compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Brownsville (2011 data):

  • Bank of Edmonson County: Bank Of Edmonson County at 109 N Main Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $199.1 mil, Deposits: $169.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Edmonson Bancshares, Inc
  • PBI Bank: Brownsville Deposit Bank Branch at 113 East Crossmain Street, branch established on 1899/09/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $1,461.9 mil, Deposits: $1,326.3 mil, headquarters in Louisville, KY, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Porter Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.2
Kentucky average:

12.3

Brownsville travel time to work - commute Brownsville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (89%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brownsville city (based on Edmonson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,73712
Catholic631
Mainline Protestant--
None10,361-
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: 5
Edmonson County:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Edmonson County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

5.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Edmonson County:

32.3%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.6%
State:

15.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$11,608$46,4320$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$9,505$38,0201$3,047
Solid Waste Management 2$4,960$29,7601$270
Water Supply 1$4,017$48,2041$3,339
Totals for Government 9$30,090$40,1203$6,656

Brownsville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $243,000 ($292.77)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($128.92)
    Sewerage: $86,000 ($103.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($86.75)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($36.14)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($27.71)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($4.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $176,000 ($212.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $130,000 ($156.63)

Brownsville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($112.05)
    Sewerage: $79,000 ($95.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $118,000 ($142.17)
    Property Sale Other: $59,000 ($71.08)
    Interest Earnings: $55,000 ($66.27)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($119.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $84,000 ($101.20)
    Highways: $16,000 ($19.28)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $150,000 ($180.72)
    NEC: $76,000 ($91.57)
    Public Utilities: $28,000 ($33.73)
    Property: $28,000 ($33.73)

Brownsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $500,000 ($602.41)

5.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,216 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Warren County, KY  2.19% ($27,852 average AGI)
from Barren County, KY  0.55% ($25,591)
from Grayson County, KY  0.42% ($28,765)


6.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,629 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Warren County, KY  2.03% ($28,195 average AGI)
to Barren County, KY  0.47% ($26,316)
to Grayson County, KY  0.42% ($25,588)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brownsville:

  • WKCT (930 AM; 5 kW; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: DAILY NEWS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WBGN (1340 AM; 1 kW; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WLOC (1150 AM; 1 kW; MUNFORDVILLE, KY; Owner: HART COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brownsville:

  • WKLX (100.7 FM; BROWNSVILLE, KY; Owner: CHARLES M. ANDERSON)
  • WUHU (107.1 FM; SMITHS GROVE, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WGGC (95.1 FM; GLASGOW, KY; Owner: HERITAGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYU-FM (88.9 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WDNS (93.3 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: DAILY NEWS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPTQ (103.7 FM; CAVE CITY, KY; Owner: NEWBERRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHHT (106.7 FM; HORSE CAVE, KY; Owner: NEWBERRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCVK (90.7 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: BOWLING GREEN COMMTY. B/CSTG, INC.)
  • WBVR-FM (96.7 FM; AUBURN, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCLU-FM (102.3 FM; MUNFORDVILLE, KY; Owner: ROYSE RADIO, INC)
  • WWHR (91.7 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • W203BI (88.5 FM; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WJCR-FM (90.1 FM; UPTON, KY; Owner: FM 90.1, INC.)
  • WKHG (104.9 FM; LEITCHFIELD, KY; Owner: HERITAGE MEDIA OF KENTUCKY INC)

TV broadcast stations around Brownsville:

  • WBKO (Channel 13; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNKY (Channel 40; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: MMK LICENSE LLC)
  • WKYU-TV (Channel 24; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • W62CJ (Channel 62; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKGB-TV (Channel 53; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WPBM-LP (Channel 48; SCOTTSVILLE, KY; Owner: PROCLAIM BROADCASTING, INC.)

Brownsville fatal accident list:

Feb 7, 2012 10:23 AM, Sr-70, Sr-259, Lat: 37.20769, Lon: -86.28445, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 19, 1992 09:25 AM, 70, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 1, 1982 11:33 AM, 70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 1977 01:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $128,000Total costs
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 124Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brownsville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • State Garage 1.7 Mi Nw Ky 70 (Lat: 37.212833 Lon: -86.286917), Call Sign: KRW381
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1400 MHz, 47.2600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/2003, Expiration Date: 02/15/2014
    Registrant: Div. Of Equipment-Radio Section, 1239 Wilkinson Blvd., Frankfort, KY 40622, Phone: (502) 564-3820, Fax: (502) 564-3825, Email:
  • 1755 Hwy 259n (Lat: 37.213333 Lon: -86.286667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 6.5 m, Call Sign: WPLR906
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/2012, Expiration Date: 12/30/2022, Certifier: Patrick Prunty
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 1 Block Ne From High School (Lat: 37.190889 Lon: -86.263861), Call Sign: KIZ347
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5000 MHz, 155.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/1997, Expiration Date: 08/17/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2002
    Registrant: County Of Edmonson, County Court House, Brownsville, KY 42210, Phone: (502) 597-2819
  • Metro Center Washington St (Lat: 37.190889 Lon: -86.263861), Call Sign: KNEQ265, Licensee ID: L00041504
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5000 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/24/1997, Expiration Date: 02/18/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/25/2003
    Registrant: City Of Brownsville, Box 238, Brownsville, KY 42210
  • BROWNSVILLE, 441 St Rt 925 (Lat: 36.535639 Lon: -89.218750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WPNS505
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.712 MHz, 857.712 MHz, 858.712 MHz, 859.712 MHz, 860.712 MHz, 854.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/07/2004, Expiration Date: 05/25/2014, Certifier: Norris Cranford
    Registrant: Wood Communications, 4124 Crossland Rd, Union City, TN 38281, Phone: (731) 885-4792, Fax: (731) 885-6500, Email:
  • E Side Of Hwy 259 1000 S Of Int Of Hwys 70 & 259 (Lat: 37.247278 Lon: -86.282750), Call Sign: WQY245
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.4800 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2005, Expiration Date: 11/08/2015
    Registrant: Edmonson County Water District, Brownsville, KY 42210, Phone: (270) 597-2165

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • MAMMOTH CAVE, Mammouth Cave 422 & Hwy 31w (Lat: 37.103750 Lon: -86.192194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 90.5 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WPNB435
    Assigned Frequencies: 6135.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2002, Certifier: Charles Featherstun
    Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 17330 Preston Road, Suite 100a, Dallas, TX 75252, Phone: (972) 733-2025, Fax: (972) 733-5924
  • Brownsville KY, Water Tower Road (Lat: 37.194167 Lon: -86.265000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51.5 m, Overall height: 52 m, Call Sign: WQOS612
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/18/2012, Expiration Date: 01/18/2022, Certifier: Ronald R Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
  • BROWNSVILLE, 3.5 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 37.219194 Lon: -86.304417), Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: KIM71
    Assigned Frequencies: 3730.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 4130.00 MHz, 4130.00 MHz... (+16 more)
    Grant Date: 01/16/1990, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/27/1998
    Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brownsville)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 13
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Brownsville

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Most common first names in Brownsville, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3170.3 years
Mary1974.0 years
Charles1867.4 years
William1875.9 years
Robert1473.8 years
John1473.9 years
George1372.9 years
Myrtle1275.9 years
Paul1172.6 years
Carl1169.1 years
Most common last names in Brownsville, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Vincent8474.7 years
Lindsey5074.6 years
Webb3774.1 years
Johnson3471.5 years
Skaggs3377.1 years
Davis3075.8 years
Sanders2578.2 years
Houchin2576.0 years
Wells2282.7 years
Meredith2082.1 years

Businesses in Brownsville, KY

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1

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