Brownsville, Tennessee

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Population in 2013: 10,022 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 4,481  (44.7%)
Females: 5,541  (55.3%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 38012.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,857 (it was $27,276 in 2000)
Brownsville:

$30,857
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,173 (it was $15,217 in 2000)

Brownsville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,828 (it was $67,800 in 2000)
Brownsville:

$92,828
TN:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $616.

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  • Races in Brownsville, TN (2010)

    Brownsville races chart
    • 6,63164.4%Black alone
    • 3,05629.7%White alone
    • 4814.7%Hispanic
    • 820.8%Two or more races
    • 170.2%American Indian alone
    • 110.1%Asian alone
    • 140.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Brownsville: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (10.9%), English (6.3%), Irish (4.2%), Subsaharan African (3.5%), German (3.4%), French (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1870

Elevation: 390 feet

Land area: 9.12 square miles.

Population density: 1,099 people per square mile   (low).

Brownsville,TN real estate house value index trend

Brownsville, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Brownsville:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brownsville city:

  • Never married: 31.6%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 4.9%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

42 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Tennessee:

4.7%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 45 registered sex offenders living in Brownsville, Tennessee as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brownsville to the number of sex offenders is 222 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $895 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $937 (0.9%)

Brownsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (24.9 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (51.7 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (440.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Woodland, TN (2.8 miles ), Holly Grove-Belle Eagle, TN (2.9 miles ), Hillville, TN (3.1 miles ), Nutbush, TN (3.4 miles ), Stanton, TN (3.4 miles ), Bells, TN (3.6 miles ), Huntersville, TN (3.7 miles ), Alamo, TN (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 1998: 26 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 1999: 28 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2000: 25 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2005: 21 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $101,900
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 2012: 67 buildings, average cost: $128,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.59 N, Longitude: 89.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,094 (+10.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,244 (58.1%)

Area code: 731

Brownsville household income distribution Brownsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Brownsville by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 101002021101
per 100,000 9.20.09.30.00.018.40.019.59.99.60.010.1
Rapes 78691155118835
per 100,000 64.673.055.683.1101.746.147.4107.178.977.029.450.6
Robberies 1823119151820162015710
per 100,000 166.0210.0102.083.1138.7165.8189.8155.8197.3144.468.6101.2
Assaults 144145131151147172123153135131101127
per 100,000 1,327.91,324.01,214.21,393.81,359.01,584.41,167.11,490.21,331.61,261.4990.11,284.6
Burglaries 170124152186173199214236200234141137
per 100,000 1,567.71,132.21,408.81,716.81,599.31,833.12,030.62,298.61,972.82,253.21,382.21,385.8
Thefts 362377335356447399363378318346269302
per 100,000 3,338.33,442.33,105.03,286.04,132.43,675.43,444.33,681.73,136.73,331.72,637.03,054.8
Auto thefts 2741253216363326215137
per 100,000 249.0374.4231.7295.4147.9331.6313.1253.2207.148.1127.470.8
Arson 012225331222
per 100,000 0.09.118.518.518.546.128.529.29.919.319.620.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.5) 666.6650.6593.8663.2702.7762.7650.8819.9707.5689.9467.1588.7

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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 2013, including police officers: 34 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.03
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +305 (+2.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Brownsville, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brownsville-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Brownsville city center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 1/17/1999, a category F4 tornado 21.4 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 106 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brownsville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 60.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.3 miles away from Brownsville center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 40.4 miles away from the city 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 110.1 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 212.0 miles away from Brownsville center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 89.7 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 Haywood County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brownsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Richard Halliburton - Travel writer, Corey Moore - College football player, Jarvis Varnado - Basketball player, Yank Rachell - Country blues musician, Craig Harris - College football player (Middle Tenn. St. Blue Raiders), Hammie Nixon - Blues harmonica player, Leslie Delk - College basketball player (South Alabama Jaguars), Vic Bradford - Major League Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Brownsville:

  • HAYWOOD PARK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 2545 N WASHINGTON AVE)
  • BROWNSVILLE DIALYSIS (380 NORTH DUPREE STREET)
  • DCI BROWNSVILLE (378 N. DUPREE ST.)
  • CRESTVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER OF BROWNSVILLE, INC (704 DUPREE ST)

Airports and heliports located in Brownsville:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brownsville:

  • Union University (about 24 miles; Jackson, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 28 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 33 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Rhodes College (about 51 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • University of Memphis (about 53 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 54 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 57 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)

Public high schools in Brownsville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Brownsville:

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

Library in Brownsville:

  • ELMA ROSS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $159,138; Location: 1011 E. MAIN STREET; 30,239 books; 2,462 audio materials; 773 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 77 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Brownsville has a new physical therapy clinic opening... PT COMPANY. It will be an outpatient physical therapy clinic at 144 South Dupree St. Phone: 731.772.5213 Fax: 731.772.8209

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Notable locations in Brownsville: Brownsville Fire Department Station 3 (A), Haywood County Jail (B), Brownsville City Hall (C), Brownsville Fire Department Station 2 (D), Brownsville Fire Department Station 1 (E), Haywood County Courthouse (F), College Hill Community Center (G), Brownsville-Haywood County Library (H), Haywood County Ambulance Authority (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Bradford Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brownsville include: Brownsville Baptist Church (A), Temple Adas Israel (B), Zion Church (C), Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church (D), First Presbyterian Church of Brownsville (E), First Methodist Church (F), First Baptist Church of Brownsville (G), Farmers Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (H), Church of God in Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Israel Cemetery (1), Knights of Pythias Cemetery (2), Magnolia Cemetery (3), Richards Cemetery (4), Oakwood Cemetery (5), Rosenwald Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: B W Cobb Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Brownsville include: Bomer City Park (1), College Hill Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn (2600 Anderson Ave), Days Inn of Brownsville (2530 Anderson Avenue), Best Western Traveller's Inn (110 Sunny Hill Cove), Comfort Inn Brownsville (2600 Anderson Avenue), Brownsville-Days Inn (2530 Anderson Avenue), Best Western Travellers Inn (110 Sunnyhill Cove).

Courts: Haywood County - General Sessions Court Clerk (11 South Lafayette Avenue), Haywood County - County Clerk- Juvenile Court Clerk (1 North Washington Avenue), Haywood County - Circuit Court Clerk- General Sessions Court (Court House), Haywood County - Chancery Court Clerk (Court House).

Haywood 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 2011 was 17.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.30

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.09
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

20.2

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

BROWNSVILLE WATER DEPT (Population served: 13,545, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-03-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-28-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-03-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-28-2008)
HAYWOOD CO. UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 1,343, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
STANTON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 688, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (DEC-31-2003)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ZION BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.5%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.1% for Black residents, 48.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.3% for other race residents, 38.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
87 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
158 people in nursing homes in 2000
19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Brownsville, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Brownsville compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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.

Banks with branches in Brownsville (2011 data):

  • INSOUTH Bank: Peachtree Plaza Branch, Holly Park Branch, Insouth Bank. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $290.2 mil, Deposits: $267.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Southern Bancshares, Inc. Esot
  • First South Bank: West Main Branch at 308 West Main, branch established on 1998/12/21; East Brownsville Branch at 1519 East Main Street, branch established on 2005/11/30. Info updated 2007/01/10: Bank assets: $437.6 mil, Deposits: $357.5 mil, headquarters in Jackson, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Hardeman County Investment Company, Inc.
  • First State Bank: at 25 South Grand Avenue, branch established on 2006/09/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,646.2 mil, Deposits: $1,393.0 mil, headquarters in Union City, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Community First Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Brownsville Branch at 1028 East Main St, branch established on 1976/12/14. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brownsville, Tennessee:

  • Econo Lodge, 2600 Anderson Ave, Brownsville, TN 38012 , Phone: (731) 772-4082, Fax: (731) 772-4084
  • Holiday Inn Express, 120 Sunny Hill Cove, Brownsville, TN 38012 , Phone: (731) 772-4030
  • Days Inn, 2530 Anderson Ave, Brownsville, TN 38012 , Phone: (731) 772-3297
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 110 Sunnny Hill Cv, Brownsville, TN 38012 , Phone: (731) 779-2389, Fax: (731) 772-2064
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brownsville, Tennessee

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,55225
Black Protestant2,24515
Mainline Protestant1,58315
Catholic2321
Other622
None8,113-
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: 3
Haywood County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Haywood County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Haywood County:

6.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Haywood County:

35.4%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.3%
State:

13.5%
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$10,416$41,6640$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,312$73,8720$0
Police Protection - Officers 32$122,670$46,0010$0
Police - Other 5$12,930$31,0320$0
Firefighters 26$79,513$36,6980$0
Streets and Highways 13$33,481$30,9060$0
Solid Waste Management 26$55,673$25,6950$0
Sewerage 5$18,679$44,8300$0
Water Supply 5$20,220$48,5280$0
Electric Power 7$36,733$62,9710$0
Gas Supply 6$23,722$47,4440$0
Other and Unallocable 21$77,132$44,0750$0
Totals for Government 151$503,481$40,0120$0

Brownsville government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $475,000 ($47.40)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $13,963,000 ($1393.23)
    Gas Utilities: $7,866,000 ($784.87)
    Police Protection: $1,800,000 ($179.60)
    General - Other: $1,541,000 ($153.76)
    Water Utilities: $1,460,000 ($145.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,045,000 ($104.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $871,000 ($86.91)
    Regular Highways: $521,000 ($51.99)
    Financial Administration: $483,000 ($48.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $465,000 ($46.40)
    Central Staff Services: $129,000 ($12.87)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $106,000 ($10.58)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($0.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $119,000 ($11.87)
    Regular Highways: $91,000 ($9.08)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($3.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($0.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,446,000 ($343.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $114,000 ($11.37)

Brownsville government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $205,000 ($20.45)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $851,000 ($84.91)
    All Other: $417,000 ($41.61)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,884,000 ($187.99)
    Rents: $261,000 ($26.04)
    Fines and Forfeits: $187,000 ($18.66)
    Interest Earnings: $172,000 ($17.16)
    Sale of Property: $7,000 ($0.70)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $14,653,000 ($1462.08)
    Gas Utilities: $7,887,000 ($786.97)
    Water Utilities: $2,111,000 ($210.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $674,000 ($67.25)
    Highways: $325,000 ($32.43)
    All Other: $160,000 ($15.96)
  • Tax - Property: $2,451,000 ($244.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $186,000 ($18.56)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $155,000 ($15.47)
    Public Utilities Sales: $135,000 ($13.47)

Brownsville government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,443,000 ($742.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,632,000 ($661.74)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $811,000 ($80.92)

Brownsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,216,000 ($320.89)

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

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 Madison County, TN  0.89% ($30,066 average AGI)
from Shelby County, TN  0.66% ($37,333)
from Fayette County, TN  0.35% ($23,000)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

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 Madison County, TN  1.52% ($28,876 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.71% ($28,755)
to Lauderdale County, TN  0.44% ($25,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brownsville:

  • WNWS (1520 AM; daytime; 0 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brownsville:

  • WTBG (95.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP, INC.)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAUV (89.7 FM; RIPLEY, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WMXX-FM (103.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WGKX (105.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: KIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVR-FM (104.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKVZ (94.9 FM; RIPLEY, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WASL (100.1 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: DR PEPPER PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING CO.)
  • WKBQ (93.5 FM; COVINGTON, TN; Owner: COVINGTON BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brownsville:

  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • W25BY (Channel 25; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38BY (Channel 38; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54BU (Channel 54; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WREG-TV (Channel 3; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHBQ-TV (Channel 13; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNO (Channel 10; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Brownsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 41m135ftTotal length
  • $1,955,000Total costs
  • 82,910Total average daily traffic
  • 21,273Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Brownsville, TN

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 195
  • Hazardous Condition: 17
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Brownsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brownsville, TN
Most common first names in Brownsville, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James18171.5 years
Mary15480.7 years
William13874.6 years
John12673.7 years
Willie11173.9 years
Robert9773.4 years
George5573.0 years
Thomas4974.1 years
Charlie4772.0 years
Annie4480.4 years
Most common last names in Brownsville, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor17574.8 years
Bond9177.2 years
Jones8371.3 years
Smith6976.2 years
Mann6577.0 years
Williams5478.3 years
Currie5276.5 years
Davis5274.5 years
Johnson4772.8 years
White4776.2 years
Businesses in Brownsville, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Comfort Inn1Subway2
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul2
Econo Lodge1UPS1
FedEx2Walgreens1
H&R Block1Walmart1
KFC1YMCA1
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