Brighton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Brighton Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
7,446

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.6%
5 - 17:
11.2%
18 - 24:
10.3%
25 - 34:
15.9%
35 - 54:
21.8%
55 - 64:
14.3%
Over 65 Years:
22.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.2%
5.2%
High School Graduates
92.3%
92.3%
College Graduated
41.5%
41.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Brighton
$39,857
$39,857
USA
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Brighton
$60,015
$60,015
USA
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.0%

Employment Industries in Brighton

 
Healthcare
16.6%
16.6%
Retail
14.7%
14.7%
Manufacturing
14.0%
14.0%
Accommodation
10.8%
10.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
8.2%
8.2%
Construction
6.5%
6.5%
Education
6.3%
6.3%
Other
5.8%
5.8%
Wholesale
4.1%
4.1%
Finance
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
93.4%
93.4%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
2.9%
2.9%
Asian
1.6%
1.6%
Black or African American
1.2%
1.2%
Other Race / Two or More Races
0.8%
0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
24.7%
24.7%
Polish
16.3%
16.3%
Irish
11.8%
11.8%
English
10.6%
10.6%
Italian
6.0%
6.0%
French
5.4%
5.4%
Scottish
3.6%
3.6%
Dutch
3.1%
3.1%
French Canadian
2.6%
2.6%
Finnish
2.5%
2.5%
Swedish
1.9%
1.9%
British
1.8%
1.8%
Romanian
1.4%
1.4%
Welsh
1.2%
1.2%
Lithuanian
1.0%
1.0%
Norwegian
0.8%
0.8%
Hungarian
0.7%
0.7%
Canadian
0.7%
0.7%
Austrian
0.6%
0.6%
Northern European
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
95.2%
95.2%
Polish
8.7%
8.7%
Italian
2.6%
2.6%
Chinese
1.2%
1.2%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Scandinavian languages
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Spanish
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
German/Yiddish
0.1%
0.1%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Brighton Residents:
5.7%