Living in Brighton, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Brighton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Brighton, MI Crime Report

113
Total Crimes
1,480.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-42.37%
Below National Average

Brighton, MI Cost Of Living

99
Brighton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Brighton, Michigan Info Snack

Brighton is a suburb in metro Detroit located in the southeast portion of Livingston County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 7,444. Brighton forms part of the South Lyon-Howell-Brighton Urban Area. It is one of two incorporated cities in Livingston County, and incorporates land that was once part of Brighton, Green Oak and Genoa townships.
Population
7,626
Unemployment
2.2%
Poverty
7.8%
Median Home
$194,600
Median Income
$58,041
Median Rent
$1,005

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Rankings for Brighton in Michigan

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Map Of Brighton, MI

Population over time in Brighton

Year Population % Change
2017 7,626 0.8%
2016 7,567 0.2%
2015 7,550 -0.1%
2014 7,555 -0.1%
2013 7,562 0.7%
2012 7,509 0.1%
2011 7,498 0.2%
2010 7,481 -0.3%
2009 7,500 -
Crime/100k Brighton MI USA
Violent Crime 144.1 449.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 52.4 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 39.3 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 1336.0 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 78.6 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1218.1 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 39.3 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Brighton

White
94.6% (7,212)
African American
0.9% (66)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.8% (134)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.2% (18)
Hispanic
2.6% (196)
Race Brighton MI USA
White 94.6% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 0.9% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.2% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Brighton, Michigan

Less than $10,000
5.2% (39,451)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (8,881)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (69,815)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (84,687)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.5% (133,640)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.5% (110,919)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (87,785)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.0% (137,358)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.1% (46,268)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (43,789)
Income Brighton MI USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.5% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.5% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.0% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.1% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Brighton

Female
53.8% (4,101)
Male
46.2% (3,525)
Gender Brighton MI USA
Female 53.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brighton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (228)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (381)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,677)
Some College
21.0% (1,601)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (686)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (1,982)
Master's Degree
12.0% (915)
Professional Degree
2.0% (152)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Brighton MI USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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