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Brownsville, Ohio
Brownsville United Methodist Church
Location of Brownsville in Ohio
Location of Brownsville in Ohio
Country United States
State Ohio
County Licking
Township Bowling Green
Area
 • Total 0.89 sq mi (2.31 km2)
 • Land 0.89 sq mi (2.31 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
948 ft (289 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 220
 • Density 247/sq mi (95.4/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
43721
FIPS code 39-09596
GNIS feature ID 1048310

Brownsville is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in northeastern Bowling Green Township, Licking County, Ohio, United States. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 220. It lies at the intersection of U.S. Route 40 with State Route 668.

History

Brownsville had its start when the National Road was extended to that point. The community was laid out in 1829. Brownsville was named for its founder, Adam Brown. A post office has been in operation since 1830.

Flint Ridge State Memorial is three miles north of Brownsville.

Notable person

  • William M. Morgan, congressman

See also

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