Brighton, MI (Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr)




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About Brighton, MI (Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr median real estate price is $223,985, which is more expensive than 83.7% of the neighborhoods in Michigan and 58.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr is currently $1,359, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 88.5% of the neighborhoods in Michigan.

Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Brighton, Michigan.

Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

In Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr, the current vacancy rate is 3.1%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 87.2% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Brighton, the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood has more Finnish and Lebanese ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Finnish ancestry and 1.5% have Lebanese ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

If you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood. The ambiance, the charm, of row houses is something special. And in sheer abundance of row houses, this neighborhood truly stands out. The real estate here has a higher proportion of row houses and attached homes than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 35.2% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.

In addition, real estate in the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood is almost exclusively owner-occupied. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher rate of owner-occupied housing than is found in 97.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. If you are seeking to rent, this neighborhood may not have many options, but high rates of ownership often indicate stability in a neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research reveals that 94.1% of commuters who live in the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood get to work each day by driving alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than 96.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

With more than 2.3% of residents living with a same sex partner, Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr is truly a neighborhood that stands out from the rest in this regard. In fact, exclusive analysis by NeighborhoodScout reveals that this neighborhood has a greater concentration of same sex couples than 96.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood in Brighton are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 83.5% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.1% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 77.2% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood, 51.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 26.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (14.1%), and 7.9% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood in Brighton, MI, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (33.4%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (17.0%), and residents who report Polish roots (12.3%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (9.7%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (7.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.1% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Brighton Lake Rd / Northern Ridge Dr neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (30.4% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (94.1%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Michigan 4.16
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Michigan 28

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MI Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hawkins Elementary School
8900 Lee Rd
Brighton, MI, 48116
KG-04
Brighton High School
7878 Brighton Rd
Brighton, MI, 48116
09-12
Scranton Middle School
8415 Maltby Rd
Brighton, MI, 48116
07-08
Spencer Road Elementary School
10639 Spencer Rd
Brighton, MI, 48114
KG-04
Hornung Elementary School
4680 Bauer Rd
Brighton, MI, 48116
KG-04
Hilton Road Elementary School
9600 Hilton Rd
Brighton, MI, 48114
KG-04
Bridge Alternative High School
125 South Church St
Brighton, MI, 48116
07-12
Maltby Intermediate School
4740 Bauer Rd
Brighton, MI, 48116
05-06

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