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Brownsville, Wisconsin - Basic Facts

Brownsville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Brownsville.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Dodge County at latitude 43.6164 and longitude -88.4907. Dodge County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 997 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Brownsville (see map) encompass a land area of 0.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Brownsville, WI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 573
Population in Households 573
Population in Familes 501
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,094
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 222
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 169
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 234 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 164 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 58 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $205,655
Average Home Value $216,258


Median Household Income $55,515
Average Household Income $65,391
Per Capita Income $25,720
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.33% -0.35%
Households 0.11% -0.18%
Families -0.82% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Brownsville, WI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brownsville to the other 773 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 497 36th
Population Density1 # 211 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 380 51st
Median Household Income # 245 68th
Per Capita Income # 301 61st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.