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 August 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
41,554

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.3%
5 - 17:
20.1%
18 - 24:
8.6%
25 - 34:
16.8%
35 - 54:
28.7%
55 - 64:
8.6%
Over 65 Years:
9.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.0%
3.0%
High School Graduates
86.5%
86.5%
College Graduated
21.0%
21.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Brighton
$31,578
$31,578
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Brighton
$75,355
$75,355
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.5%

Employment Industries in Brighton

 
Healthcare
13.0%
13.0%
Construction
12.2%
12.2%
Retail
10.0%
10.0%
Manufacturing
9.6%
9.6%
Education
6.7%
6.7%
Transportation
6.4%
6.4%
Public Service
6.2%
6.2%
Accommodation
5.3%
5.3%
Other
4.9%
4.9%
Administration
4.9%
4.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
4.8%
4.8%
Wholesale
4.6%
4.6%
Finance
2.8%
2.8%
Mining
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
55.6%
55.6%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
36.4%
36.4%
Asian
3.1%
3.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.2%
2.2%
Black or African American
1.6%
1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.5%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
16.5%
16.5%
Irish
10.8%
10.8%
English
7.5%
7.5%
Italian
4.7%
4.7%
Scottish
2.0%
2.0%
Polish
1.9%
1.9%
French
1.8%
1.8%
Swedish
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.7%
1.7%
Norwegian
1.4%
1.4%
Scots-Irish
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
Dutch
0.8%
0.8%
Danish
0.6%
0.6%
Hungarian
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Armenian
0.4%
0.4%
Canadian
0.3%
0.3%
Swiss
0.2%
0.2%
Eastern European
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
76.3%
76.3%
Spanish
20.9%
20.9%
Miao/Hmong
0.5%
0.5%
Vietnamese
0.5%
0.5%
Pacific Island languages
0.3%
0.3%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Polish
0.2%
0.2%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Brighton Residents:
10.0%