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  1. Brighton Legal Resources
  2. Brighton Statistics
  3. Brighton Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Brighton Employment Information
  5. Brighton Family Information
  6. Brighton Education Information
  7. Brighton Public Benefits Information
  8. Brighton Criminal Information
  9. Brighton Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Brighton Zip Codes


Brighton Legal Resources

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Brighton Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 27,972
  • Land Area (2000): 283.755 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 7.812 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 9,574

Brighton Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/RuralPopulationPercent
 Urban22,44880.26%
 Rural, Farm1720.61%
 Rural, Non-farm5,34919.12%

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Brighton Employment Information

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Brighton Labor Force By Month


YearLabor Force EmployedUnemployment
 TotalPercentRate
1990000--%0
1991000--%0
1992000--%0
1993000--%0
1994000--%0
1995000--%0
1996000--%0
1997000--%0
1998000--%0
1999000--%0
200010,2729,9673052.97%30
200110,3169,8684484.34%43
200210,6369,9247126.69%67
200311,08310,2308537.69%77
200411,32110,5347876.95%70
200511,65610,9277296.26%63
200612,07711,4436345.25%53
200712,29311,7235694.63%46
200812,52511,7977275.81%58
MonthLabor Force EmployedUnemployment
 TotalPercentRate
Jan 200812,43611,7287085.69%57
Feb 200812,43911,7307095.70%57
Mar 200812,49711,7927055.64%56
Apr 200812,54911,9016485.16%52
May 200812,52511,8336925.52%55
Jun 200812,65011,8557956.28%63
Jul 200812,61311,8397746.14%61
Aug 200812,51211,7387746.19%62
Sep 200812,50011,7587425.94%59
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Brighton Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1.Construction1,35317.90%
2.Repair and Maintenance3494.62%
3.Admin, Support, and Waste Management3244.29%
4.Professional / Scientific / Tech Services3164.18%
5.Truck Transportation3034.01%
6.Educational Services2683.55%
7.Accommodation and Food Services2673.53%
8.Public Administration2423.20%
9.Metal Manufactuing2172.87%
10.Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting2002.65%
11.Health Care1952.58%
12.Other Transportation1822.41%
13.Real Estate and Rental and Leasing1752.32%
14.Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers1692.24%
15.Food and Beverage Stores1582.09%
16.Broadcasting and Telecommunications1542.04%
17.Computer and Electronic Manufacturing1471.94%
18.Transportation Equipment Manufacturing1441.91%
19.Air Transportation1151.52%
20.Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies1111.47%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1.Health Care63711.05%
2.Educational Services5279.14%
3.Public Administration4788.29%
4.Professional / Scientific / Tech Services3445.97%
5.Accommodation and Food Services3275.67%
6.Finance and Insurance3065.31%
7.Admin, Support, and Waste Management2744.75%
8.Construction2374.11%
9.Food and Beverage Stores1903.30%
10.Broadcasting and Telecommunications1382.39%
11.Department and Other General Stores1332.31%
12.Personal and Laundry Services1262.19%
13.Social Assistance1232.13%
14.Utilities911.58%
15.Computer and Electronic Manufacturing851.47%
16.Miscellaneous Manufacturing821.42%
17.Real Estate and Rental and Leasing791.37%
18.Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting771.34%
19.Air Transportation761.32%
20.Food Manufacturing721.25%

Brighton Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1.Other Installation / Maintenance4606.09%
2.Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers4576.05%
3.Vehicle Mechanics3795.01%
4.Other Production Occupations3324.39%
5.Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers3094.09%
6.Other Management Occupations2953.90%
7.Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance2923.86%
8.Other Construction Trades2623.47%
9.Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching2573.40%
10.Metal Workers and Plastic Workers2473.27%
11.Construction Laborers1982.62%
12.Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact1952.58%
13.Operations Managers Non Finance1822.41%
14.Supervisors / Construction and Extract1782.36%
15.Other Material Moving Workers1772.34%
16.Other Sales and Related Occupations1592.10%
17.Other Office and Admin Support1532.02%
18.Drafters / Engineering / Mappers1501.98%
19.Top Executives1491.97%
20.Carpenters1461.93%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1.Secretaries and Admins4607.98%
2.Other Office and Admin Support4307.46%
3.Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service3395.88%
4.Cashiers2634.56%
5.Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing2414.18%
6.Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance2043.54%
7.Other Management Occupations1823.16%
8.Other Sales and Related Occupations1793.11%
9.Teachers, Pre/Primary School1783.09%
10.Accountants and Auditors1733.00%
11.Customer Service Representatives1602.78%
12.Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching1532.65%
13.Other Production Occupations1492.59%
14.Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping1402.43%
15.Registered Nurses1322.29%
16.Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians1232.13%
17.Cooks and Food Preparation Workers1172.03%
18.Retail Sales, Not cashiers1152.00%
19.Health Technologists and Technicians981.70%
20.Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact941.63%

Brighton Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week PopulationPercent
35 or more hours13,07262.28%
15-35 hours2,56412.22%
1-14 hours4071.94%
No regular hours4,94723.57%

Brighton Time Left For Work

Time PopulationPercent
Midnight-4:59 AM7015.51%
5 AM-5:29 AM7195.66%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM9437.42%
6 AM-6:29 AM1,60312.61%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM1,38810.92%
7 AM-7:29 AM2,01015.81%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM1,78314.03%
8 AM-8:29 AM9007.08%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM4633.64%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM4213.31%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM2351.85%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM1451.14%
Noon-3:59 PM7746.09%
4 PM-11:59 PM6264.92%

Brighton Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes PopulationPercent
Less than 56014.73%
5-91,43211.27%
10-141,27710.05%
15-191,0668.39%
20-241,1368.94%
25-291,1629.14%
30-342,58820.36%
35-396144.83%
40-447545.93%
45-591,28810.13%
60-895264.14%
At least 902672.10%

Brighton Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes Population (public)Percent Population (private)Percent
Under 30270.21%6,64752.29%
30-44160.13%3,94031.00%
45-59900.71%1,1989.42%
At least 60830.65%7105.59%

Brighton Type Of Commute

TypePopulationPercent
 Bicycle00.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool1,74513.21%
 Car / truck / van, solo10,24377.55%
 Motorcycle130.10%
 Other990.75%
 Public transportation2161.64%
 Walked3952.99%
 Worked at home4983.77%

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Brighton Family Information

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Households (2000): 9,032 (26,479 people)
Families (2000): 7,031 (23,226 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 3,314
People at same address in 1995: 12,038

Brighton Household Income in 1999


IncomePopulationPercent
Under $10,0004775.24%
$10,000-$14,9993674.04%
$15,000-$19,9993403.74%
$20,000-$24,9995055.55%
$25,000-$29,9996356.98%
$30,000-$34,9996266.88%
$35,000-$39,9994324.75%
$40,000-$44,9995255.77%
$45,000-$49,9995105.61%
$50,000-$59,9991,00911.09%
$60,000-$74,9991,27614.03%
$75,000-$99,9991,21013.30%
$100,000-$124,9995265.78%
$125,000-$149,9992933.22%
$150,000-$199,9992322.55%
$200,000 or more1321.45%

Brighton Household Type

TypePopulationPercent
 Nonfamily, 1 person1,62817.75%
 Family, 2 people2,68029.22%
 Nonfamily, 2 people3453.76%
 Family, 3 people1,55316.93%
 Nonfamily, 3 people490.53%
 Family, 4 people1,50316.39%
 Nonfamily, 4 people230.25%
 Family, 5 people8128.85%
 Nonfamily, 5 people130.14%
 Family, 6 people3123.40%
 Nonfamily, 6 people70.08%
 Family, 7 or more people2412.63%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people50.05%

Brighton Household Income Type

Type PopulationPercent
Earnings7,81131.58%
Interest / Dividend / Rent3,08512.47%
Public Assistance1560.63%
Retirement1,3705.54%
Self Employment1,2004.85%
Social Security2,1338.62%
Supplemental Security2531.02%
Wage / Salary7,64930.93%
Other1,0764.35%

Brighton Family Type

TypePopulationPercent
 No children under 182,98850.94%
 With children under 182,87849.06%

Brighton Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

TypePopulationPercent
 Divorced1,0018.84%
 Married6,95461.43%
 Never Married3,08527.25%
 Widowed2812.48%

Brighton Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

TypePopulationPercent
 Divorced9729.59%
 Married6,47063.84%
 Never Married1,82918.05%
 Widowed8638.52%

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Brighton Education Information

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Brighton Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

DegreePopulationPercent
 Less than 9th grade1,6658.30%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma3,11415.51%
 High school diploma or equivalent6,47032.24%
 Some college, no degree4,44122.13%
 Associate degree1,3236.59%
 Bachelors degree2,10310.48%
 Graduate or professional degree9554.76%

Brighton Population In School (3 or older)

School Level In Public SchoolPercent In Private SchoolPercentTotalPercent
Nursery or preschool2811.00%1700.61%4511.61%
Kindergarten3871.38%260.09%4131.48%
Grades 1-41,5975.71%2030.73%1,8006.44%
Grades 5-81,6105.76%2020.72%1,8126.48%
Grades 9-121,7596.29%1240.44%1,8836.73%
Undergrad college5201.86%1340.48%6542.34%
Graduate or professional school930.33%430.15%1360.49%
Total6,24722.33%9023.22%7,14925.56%

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Brighton Public Benefits Information

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Brighton Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/BelowPopulationPercent
 At Or Above Poverty Level24,71592.08%
 Below Poverty Level2,1277.92%

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Brighton Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 831

Brighton Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year Aggravated Assault Forcible Rape Murder / Manslaughter RobberyTotal Violent Crimes Arson Burglary Larceny / Theft Motor Vehicle TheftTotal Property Crimes
20051.6480.1470.0000.3662.1610.6967.47338.0226.66752.161
20063.0130.5260.0000.4904.0290.3507.21729.9554.44941.621
20071.5060.7050.0000.3522.5630.1604.64527.8393.04335.528

Brighton Law Enforcement Employeess

Year Officers Civilian
20041251
20051352
20061553
20071554

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Brighton Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Brighton Population By Age

AgePopulationPercent
0-9 Years4,35715.58%
10-19 Years4,25215.20%
20-29 Years3,75413.42%
30-39 Years4,56116.31%
40-49 Years4,38515.68%
50-59 Years3,05310.91%
60-69 Years1,7696.32%
70-79 Years1,1334.05%
80-89 Years5882.10%
90+ Years1200.43%

Brighton Population - Male/Female

Male/FemalePopulationPercent
 Male14,54251.99%
 Female13,43048.01%

Brighton Population By Ethnicity

EthnicityPopulationPercent
 Caucasian17,98864.31%
 Hispanic/Latino8,96232.04%
 Asian3021.08%
 Multiracial2911.04%
 African-American2490.89%
 Amerindian1560.56%
 Pacific Islander120.04%
 Other Race120.04%

Brighton Top Specified Ancestries

RankAncestry PopulationPercent Of Specified Ancestries
1.German6,53131.75%
2.Irish3,03814.77%
3.English2,53012.30%
4.United States Or American1,3786.70%
5.Italian1,0795.25%
6.French Non-Basque7073.44%
7.Norwegian7013.41%
8.Swedish6082.96%
9.Polish4802.33%
10.Scottish4532.20%

Brighton Top Languages Spoken At Home

RankLanguage PopulationPercent Of Reported Languages
1.Only English20,26978.59%
2.Spanish Or Spanish Creole5,01119.43%
3.German1120.43%
4.Korean630.24%
5.Japanese550.21%
6.Hindi540.21%
7.French340.13%
8.Scandinavian330.13%
9.Italian300.12%
10.Polish280.11%

Brighton Citizen Type

TypePopulationPercent
 Citizen by birth25,15189.92%
 Naturalized immigrant9293.32%
 Not a citizen1,8896.75%

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