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Tobacco Prevention & Cessation > Community Programs > Local Community-Based & Minority-Based Partners > Map > Brown County Brown County

Brown County

  • Lead Agency:  Brown County Auditor’s Office
  • Coalition Coordinator: Linda Hobbs

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1311; Nashville, IN 47448
  • Phone: 812-988-7997
  • Fax: 812-998-5487
  • E-mail: LindaLHobbs@sbcglobal.net

County Data

  • Total Population - 14,957
  • Ages 0-4 - 791
  • Ages 5-17 - 2,695
  • Ages 18-24 - 947
  • Ages 25 and older - 10,524
  • African American - 32
  • White - 14,682
  • Hispanic - 131

Tobacco Free Policies

Public School Districts:

  • Brown County School Corporation

Government Buildings:

County

  • Courthouse
  • Highway Department

City

  • Nashville Town Hall

Community-based Tobacco Control Coalition

  • Brown County Democrat
  • Brown County Health Department
  • Brown County Home School Families
  • Brown County Literacy Coalition
  • Brown County Local Coordinating Council
  • Brown County Probation Office
  • Brown County Purdue Extension
  • Brown County School Corporation
  • Brown County Sheriff's Department
  • Brown County YMCA
  • Catholic Charities
  • Centerstone of Brown County
  • Indiana Criminal Justice Institut
  •  New Life Community Church
  • D.A. Noyes and Company

Community Indicators:

  • Increase the proportion of Indiana school districts that support and implement a comprehensive school strategy against tobacco use.
  • Proportion of smoke free policies for worksites, including restaurants and bars.
  • Extent of promotion of the Indiana Tobacco Quitline
  • Proportion of health care providers and health care systems that have fully implemented the Public Health Service guidelines
  • Extent of participation by partners within the broad-based coalition.
  • Extent of participation by groups representing disparately affected (i.e. hard to reach) populations in the community. 

Funding

  • Funding for July 2009- June 2011: $32,000