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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

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
7,656

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.8%
5 - 17:
11.2%
18 - 24:
9.3%
25 - 34:
16.3%
35 - 54:
21.4%
55 - 64:
14.7%
Over 65 Years:
23.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.0%
5.0%
High School Graduates
91.4%
91.4%
College Graduated
37.3%
37.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Brighton
$40,123
$40,123
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Brighton
$63,136
$63,136
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.0%

Employment Industries in Brighton

 
Healthcare
16.6%
16.6%
Manufacturing
14.1%
14.1%
Retail
12.4%
12.4%
Accommodation
11.7%
11.7%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
8.8%
8.8%
Education
7.5%
7.5%
Wholesale
5.2%
5.2%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Construction
3.8%
3.8%
Public Service
3.1%
3.1%
Finance
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
92.6%
92.6%
Black Or African American
1.1%
1.1%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
2.0%
2.0%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
0.8%
0.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.4%
3.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
23.8%
23.8%
Polish
15.6%
15.6%
Irish
13.0%
13.0%
English
12.2%
12.2%
French
5.8%
5.8%
Italian
4.6%
4.6%
Scottish
3.9%
3.9%
Finnish
2.6%
2.6%
French Canadian
2.5%
2.5%
Swedish
2.3%
2.3%
Dutch
2.1%
2.1%
British
1.8%
1.8%
Norwegian
1.3%
1.3%
Welsh
1.1%
1.1%
Canadian
1.0%
1.0%
Northern European
1.0%
1.0%
Lithuanian
0.9%
0.9%
Hungarian
0.8%
0.8%
Austrian
0.8%
0.8%
European
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
96.8%
96.8%
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%
Spanish
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
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%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Urdu
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Brighton Residents:
4.8%