Brookhaven Information

Brookhaven Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Brookhaven, MS

General Brookhaven Information

State: Mississippi

County: Lincoln County

Close cities: Hazlehurst, MS, Bogue Chitto, MS, Monticello, MS, Ruth, MS, Sontag, MS, Beauregard, MS, Wesson, MS

Brookhaven Population (census data)
Total 9,979 (+0.9% since 2000)
Male 4,503 (45.1%)
Female 5,476 (54.9%)

Population Density: 1,362 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.4 (US Avg is 100)

Brookhaven Elevation: 487 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.33 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,345

Zip Codes: 39603, 39602, and 39601.

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Brookhaven Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (50.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (47.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (10.3%)
  • Irish (6.0%)
  • English (5.5%)
  • German (3.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.7%)
  • French (1.8%)

Local Brookhaven Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, , Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: , Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Southern Mississippi, , Jackson State University

Brookhaven School Information

High Schools
Alexander Junior High School (713 Beauregard Street, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Brookhaven School District District)
Brookhaven High School (443 E Monticello Street, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Brookhaven School District District)
Elementary Schools
Brookhaven Elementary School (300 South Church Street, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Brookhaven School District District)
Mamie Martin Elementary School (420 Vivian Merritt Street, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Brookhaven School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Enterprise School (1601 Highway 583 SE, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Lincoln County School District District)
Lipsey School (412 Drury Lane, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Brookhaven School District District)
Loyd Star School (1880 Highway 550 NW, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Lincoln County School District District)
West Lincoln School (948 Jackson Liberty Drive SW, Brookhaven, MS, 39601 - Lincoln County School District District)

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