Living in Brighton, NY

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Brighton, New York Info Snack

Population
36,272
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$184,600
Median Income
$75,807
Median Rent
$1,049

Brighton SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9

Brighton, NY Cost Of Living

100
Brighton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Brighton New York National Average
Overall 100 117 100
Services 107 108 100
Groceries 98 108 100
Health 100 101 100
Housing 95 145 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 95 97 100

Rankings for Brighton in New York

Map Of Brighton, NY

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Population over time in Brighton

Year Population % Change
2019 36,272 -0.5%
2018 36,447 -0.8%
2017 36,753 -0.3%
2016 36,875 -0.1%
2015 36,929 0.2%
2014 36,870 0.6%
2013 36,664 0.3%
2012 36,568 0.2%
2011 36,484 0.3%
2010 36,384 -

Race / Ethnicity in Brighton

White
75.8% (27,501)
African American
5.9% (2,152)
American Indian
0.5% (170)
Asian
10.1% (3,662)
Hawaiian
0.1% (27)
Other
0.2% (62)
Two Or More
2.4% (859)
Hispanic
5.1% (1,839)
Race Brighton NY USA
White 75.8% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 5.9% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 10.1% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.1% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Brighton

Female
53.7% (19,466)
Male
46.3% (16,806)
Gender Brighton NY USA
Female 53.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brighton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (725)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (1,088)
High School / GED
11.0% (3,989)
Some College
12.0% (4,352)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (2,176)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (10,156)
Master's Degree
25.0% (9,068)
Professional Degree
7.0% (2,539)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (2,176)
Education Brighton NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 11.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 25.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Brighton, New York

Less than $10,000
4.9% (178,556)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (89,160)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (261,381)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (266,778)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (415,770)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (578,840)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (482,406)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.7% (678,794)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (311,358)
$200,000 or more
10.0% (364,151)
Income Brighton NY USA
Less than $10,000 4.9% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.7% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.0% 10.7% 7.7%

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