Brighton SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
5

Brighton, CO Photos

Brighton, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Brighton is the Home Rule Municipality in Adams and Weld counties that is the county seat of Adams County, Colorado, United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the city population was 35,719 in 2013.
Population
38,016
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
10.9%
Median Home
$240,400
Median Income
$67,024
Median Rent
$1,145

Rankings for Brighton in Colorado

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1

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2

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3

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4

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5

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Population 11,868

6

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7

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Population 18,616

8

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9

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Population 12,282

10

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Map Of Brighton, CO

Population over time in Brighton

Year Population % Change
2017 38,016 4.7%
2016 36,307 2.0%
2015 35,582 1.7%
2014 35,004 2.2%
2013 34,247 3.1%
2012 33,219 2.6%
2011 32,377 3.8%
2010 31,181 -

Crime in Brighton Per 100k

Crime Brighton CO USA
Violent Crime 480.8 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 61.4 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 322.3 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 3342.8 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 370.9 406.9 430.4
Larceny 2445.1 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 526.9 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Brighton

White
54.3% (20,655)
African American
1.5% (577)
American Indian
0.4% (162)
Asian
2.6% (982)
Hawaiian
0.4% (171)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (868)
Hispanic
38.4% (14,601)
Race Brighton CO USA
White 54.3% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 1.5% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 38.4% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Brighton, Colorado

Less than $10,000
4.2% (159,667)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (140,659)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (296,524)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (326,937)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (475,200)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (741,312)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (490,406)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.4% (775,526)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (250,905)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (148,262)
Income Brighton CO USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.4% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Brighton

Female
48.4% (18,412)
Male
51.6% (19,603)
Gender Brighton CO USA
Female 48.4% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brighton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.8% (2,214)
9-12th Grade
9.5% (3,601)
High School / GED
33.0% (12,532)
Some College
22.6% (8,601)
Associate's Degree
7.7% (2,938)
Bachelor's Degree
15.5% (5,892)
Master's Degree
4.9% (1,861)
Professional Degree
0.5% (192)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (181)
Education Brighton CO USA
< 9th Grade 5.8% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.5% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.0% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 22.6% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.7% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.5% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.9% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.7% 1.4%

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