Brighton, Colorado Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Brighton is 39,054, a change of 11.57% when compared to 2014. With an area of 21.48 square miles, this works out to a population density of 1,817.91 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 12,244, with an average household size of 3.05.
Brighton's 2018 unemployment rate was 4.65%.
The average household income in Brighton for 2018 was $88,965, while the median was $72,185.

Brighton Population Trends

Brighton Employment Type

Brighton Age Grouping

Brighton Ethnicity Mix

Brighton Fertility Rate

515 estimated births

Brighton Household Characteristics

Brighton Median Age over Time

Brighton Households with Children by Age

Brighton Median Household Income

Brighton Educational Attainment

Brighton Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Brighton Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,680

Brighton Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $1,208

Brighton Average Commute

Brighton Primary Transportation

Brighton Gender Mix

Brighton Field of Employment

Brighton Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Brighton city, Colorado 35,004
2015 Brighton city, Colorado 35,582
2016 Brighton city, Colorado 36,307
2017 Brighton city, Colorado 38,016
2018 Brighton city, Colorado 39,054