Brussels is located in southwest Illinois. Brussels is part of Calhoun County. Brussels has 0.56 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Brussels population is 128, which has shrunk 9.22% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Brussels median household income is $34,375 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 16.03% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Brussels median house value is $83,000 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -44.35% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Brussels is much better than the state average in quality. The Brussels area code is 618.