Brookeville Tourism

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Brookeville is a town located twenty miles (32 km) north of Washington, D.C., and two miles (3 km) north of Olney in northeastern Montgomery County, Maryland. Brookeville was settled by Quakers late in the 18th century, and was formally incorporated as a town in 1808. The town served the local agricultural industry, with a toll road built to connect it with markets in Washington, D.C. During the War of 1812, when British troops burned the White House, President James Madison sought refuge in Brookeville on August 26, 1814. During the American Civil War, Brookeville, along with nearby Sandy Spring, was a stop on the underground railroad. Brookeville's population was as high as 3,272 in 1920, though it declined with the advent of the automobile which provided greater mobility for people. Since the 1950s, Brookeville has developed rapidly into a suburban community. The population was 134 at the 2010 census.

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Brookeville in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. A gripping city on its own right, Washington D. C. also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Washington D. C. for its bountiful attractions like Washington Monument, United States Capitol, Lincoln Memorial on your trip to Brookeville. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Brookeville*

  • Pollution Statistics in Brookeville

    Know the pollution level of Brookeville before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
  • Brookeville: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Brookeville for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Brookeville.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.78 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 27.78 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.78 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.63 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.56 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Brookeville - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Brookeville is 192.94 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.38 (High)
    • Climate Index 75.83 (High)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.4 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 93.37 (High)
    • Health Care Index 81.94 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.35 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 117.78 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Brookeville

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Brookeville

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.37 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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