Brownsville is a home rule-class city located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It is within and the county seat of Edmonson County. It has a total area of 2.62 square miles at 37°11′28″N 86°15′40″W. The elevation is 545 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 836. The population density was 320/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2016 was $17,716. It has Zip code 42210.