Thank you for your interest in our beautiful City.
The City of Brooksville, County Seat of Hernando County for more than one hundred years was established in 1856, and was incorporated October 13, 1880. Brooksville is a thriving residential/commercial community which has experienced continuous growth while preserving its original charm. There are several modern medical facilities, which serve our area including Brooksville Regional Hospital, Oak Hill Community Hospital and Spring Hill Regional Hospital. Brooksville also boasts campus Pasco-Hernando Community College an accredited two year College which combines high tech educational facilities and state-of-the-art programs with an old-fashioned focus on teaching, located at the northern edge of our city, a thriving, busy, business section with eleven shopping centers, an excellent library and a regional airport located just six miles south of our city. There are three city parks with walking trails, sports, and picnicking facilities, including a nine-hole golf course and many other desirable features.
Brooksville has an estimated population of 8,000, located at the intersections of U.S. 41, U.S. 98, and S.R. 50 in Hernando County. Brooksville is about forty-five miles north of Tampa and fifteen miles east of the Gulf of Mexico and is nestled among beautiful, rolling hills.
Brooksville strives to provide a high quality of life making our city an excellent opportunity for opening or relocating your business.
Brooksville and Hernando County are rich in southern hospitality, motivated by visions of tomorrow.
"On behalf of the City Council, it is my pleasure to welcome you to the city of Brooksville.
The citizens of Brooksville take a great deal of pride in their city. We have a thriving business community as well as beautiful residential areas. These characteristics help make Brooksville truly a special community. Brooksville is the ideal place to live, work and play. “Whatever you want…we got it!”
We hope that you have choose our city as your new place to call “home”. Again, welcome – we look forward to seeing you soon."
Lara Bradburn, Mayor
"On behalf of the City of Brooksville, I welcome you to one of the most beautiful and historically rich cities of Florida. We are proud of our City - its past, present and future - and we are eager to share with you “front home charm at its best”.
In Brooksville, we believe in supporting our community. We promote and foster local economic growth by assisting present and potential new business owners with ways to expand and strengthen their businesses. We are pleased that you have chosen our city as your home!
May your good days extend in to a good forever."
Dr. Dennis H. Wilfong, Ambassadaor of Commerce and Employment
Population (2012): 7,711
Municipal Boundaries: 10.83 square miles
Median Age: 47.8
# of Households: 3,504
We are pleased to provide you with information on Brooksville and Hernando County. Call our office today, we look forward to talking with you soon!
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