Brighton, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 7,611 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.6%
 
Males: 3,716  (48.8%)
Females: 3,895  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

44.3 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48114, 48116.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,372 (it was $47,897 in 2000)
Brighton:

$57,372
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $39,621 (it was $28,393 in 2000)

Brighton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $210,269 (it was $155,300 in 2000)
Brighton:

$210,269
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $198,221; detached houses: $213,544; townhouses or other attached units: $214,333; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $156,563; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $71,120; mobile homes: $7,020

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,028.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brighton: 90.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.0%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.4% for Black residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Brighton, MI (2010)
    • 7,03294.5%White alone
    • 1712.3%Hispanic
    • 821.1%Asian alone
    • 741.0%Two or more races
    • 480.6%Black alone
    • 310.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.04%Other race alone

Races in Brighton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 73 registered sex offenders living in Brighton, Michigan as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brighton is 104 to 1.


Crime rates in Brighton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(28.1)
1
(14.0)
2
(27.3)
7
(96.7)
2
(27.6)
1
(13.8)
3
(40.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
6
(78.1)
1
(13.1)
6
(78.6)
4
(52.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(56.2)
3
(42.1)
4
(54.6)
3
(41.5)
0
(0.0)
4
(55.3)
2
(26.9)
2
(26.7)
2
(26.4)
1
(13.1)
1
(13.0)
2
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(52.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(56.2)
7
(98.3)
8
(109.2)
15
(207.3)
6
(82.7)
9
(124.3)
2
(26.9)
4
(53.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(39.4)
3
(39.1)
5
(65.4)
2
(26.2)
3
(39.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
26
(365.1)
22
(308.9)
18
(245.7)
22
(304.0)
17
(234.3)
20
(276.3)
19
(255.4)
11
(147.1)
10
(131.8)
7
(91.9)
9
(117.2)
13
(170.1)
8
(104.8)
6
(78.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
250
(3,510)
251
(3,525)
239
(3,262)
175
(2,418)
147
(2,026)
193
(2,666)
178
(2,393)
144
(1,925)
131
(1,727)
134
(1,760)
140
(1,822)
116
(1,518)
95
(1,245)
93
(1,218)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(42.1)
9
(126.4)
7
(95.6)
13
(179.6)
1
(13.8)
3
(41.4)
3
(40.3)
0
(0.0)
6
(79.1)
4
(52.5)
2
(26.0)
2
(26.2)
3
(39.3)
3
(39.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(28.1)
1
(14.0)
2
(27.3)
0
(0.0)
5
(68.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.0)
1
(13.1)
2
(26.2)
1
(13.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)219.9216.3215.4263.6137.1181.8162.5106.092.5103.3157.4106.1128.4122.9

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Brighton, MI

Crime rate in Brighton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (20.0%), Polish (13.7%), American (9.5%), English (8.6%), Irish (8.0%), Italian (4.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 920 feet

Land area: 3.61 square miles.

Population density: 2,109 people per square mile   (low).

Brighton, Michigan map

352 residents are foreign born (0.9% North America, 0.9% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

This city:

4.6%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,396 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,905 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ann Arbor, MI (17.6 miles , pop. 114,024).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (36.1 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (205.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Whitmore Lake, MI (2.8 miles ),
South Lyon, MI (2.8 miles ),
Pinckney, MI (3.1 miles ),
Howell, MI (3.1 miles ),
Milford, MI (3.2 miles ),
Wixom, MI (3.6 miles ),
Dexter, MI (3.8 miles ),
Barton Hills, MI (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 42.53 N, Longitude: 83.78 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,898 (+63.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,112 (27.4%)

Area code: 810

Distribution of median household income in Brighton, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brighton, MI in 2017
Brighton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 43 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 1998: 49 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 1999: 71 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2001: 74 buildings, average cost: $153,200
  • 2002: 89 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2003: 70 buildings, average cost: $149,100
  • 2004: 43 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2005: 84 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2006: 48 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2013: 22 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2014: 21 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2015: 22 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2016: 26 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $102,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Brighton, MI residents
Average permit cost in Brighton, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Brighton, MI
Historical housing units in Brighton, MI

Population change in the 1990s: +1,013 (+17.8%).
Most common industries in Brighton, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (10.5%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.8%)
  • Construction (12.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.3%)
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Brighton, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Engineers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Computer specialists (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)

Average climate in Brighton, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brighton, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.3. This is about average.

City:

65.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.265. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.265
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.10
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00464. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00464
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Brighton-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.8 miles away from the Brighton city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 18.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brighton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 188.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 149.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.9 miles away from Brighton center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 299.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 158.0 miles away from Brighton center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 354.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Livingston County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brighton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Brighton:

  • BRIGHTON HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 12851 GRAND RIVER RD)
  • CARETEL INNS OF BRIGHTON (1014 E GRAND RIVER)
  • BRIGHTON DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (7960 GRAND RIVER RD STE 210)
  • FMC DIALYSIS - BRIGHTON (315 WEST NORTH ST, STE C)
  • CLASSIC HOME CARE-LIVINGSTON, INC (135 WEST NORTH STREET, SUITE 4)
  • COMPASSIONATE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (5797 FELSKE DR SUITE #100)

Airports located in Brighton:

Amtrak station near Brighton:

  • 17 miles: ANN ARBOR (325 DEPOT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Brighton:

  • Brighton Institute of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 75; Location: 10543 Citation Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brightoninstitute.net)
  • Ross Medical Education Center-Brighton (Full-time enrollment: 10; Location: 8110 Murphy Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: www.rosseducation.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brighton:

  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (about 18 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; Full-time enrollment: 39,547)
  • Oakland Community College (about 20 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 18,956)
  • Washtenaw Community College (about 20 miles; Ann Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 8,452)
  • Schoolcraft College (about 20 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 10,867)
  • Eastern Michigan University (about 22 miles; Ypsilanti, MI; FT enrollment: 18,395)
  • Madonna University (about 22 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)
  • Lawrence Technological University (about 28 miles; Southfield, MI; FT enrollment: 2,430)

Public high schools in Brighton:

  • BRIGHTON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,406, Location: 7878 BRIGHTON RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • CHARYL STOCKWELL ACADEMY - HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1032 KARL GREIMEL DR, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)
  • FLEXTECH HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 7707 CONFERENCE CENTER ROAD, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • WSC ACADEMY - BRIGHTON CAMPUS (Location: 10355 CITATION DR, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • BRIDGE ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 125 SOUTH CHURCH ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brighton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Brighton:

  • ST PATRICK SCHOOL (Students: 436, Location: 1001 ORNDORF DR, Grades: KG-8)
  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 195, Location: 9455 HILTON RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • SHEPHERD OF THE LAKES LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 90, Location: 2101 S HACKER RD, Grades: KG-5)
  • HOLY SPIRIT CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 75, Location: 9565 MUSCH RD, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Brighton

Library in Brighton:

  • BRIGHTON DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,707,535; Location: 100 LIBRARY DRIVE; 84,397 books; 12,512 audio materials; 9,411 video materials; 7 local licensed databases; 343 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • CSX train tracks divide the city and make alot of noise added by Leo P. Vansickle

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Brighton: Brighton Station (A), Brighton Area Fire Department Station 31 Headquarters (B), Brighton City Hall (C), Brighton Area District Library (D), Saint Joseph Mercy-McPherson Health Building (E), Brighton Health Center (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Kroger Plaza Shopping Center (1), Brighton Mall (2), Cross Grand Plaza Shopping Center (3), Brookside Mall Shopping Center (4), Brighton Town Square Shopping Center (5), Brighton Mall Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brighton include: Saint George Evangelical Lutheran Church (A), Grace and Restoration Fellowship Church (B), Community Unitarian Universal Church (C), Saint Paul's Episcopal Church (D), First United Methodist Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Saint Patrick Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Brighton Hills Cemetery (1), Fairview Cemetery (2), Calvary Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Leith Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Brighton include: Mill Pond Park (1), Brighton Village Cemetery Historical Marker (2), Old Town Hall Historical Marker (3), Saint Paul's Historical Marker (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Blasters Family Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 8491 West Grand River Avenue).

Hotels: Baprawski Edmund (6269 Academy Drive), Best Western of Whitmore Lake (9897 Main).

Birthplace of: Cullen Finnerty - Football player, Chris Grimm - College basketball player (Marquette Golden Eagles), Lars Helminen - Ice hockey player.

Livingston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brighton and their reported violations in the past:

KENSINGTON WATER PARK (Population served: 3,325, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
FONDA LAKE WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 1,100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUN-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-15-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUN-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-15-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2006)
GREEN OAK TWP - CENTENNIAL FARMS (Population served: 900, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-23-2006 and JUL-15-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-21-2005), St Public Notif requested (FEB-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-24-2006), St Public Notif received (2 times from MAR-13-2006 to OCT-10-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2008)
LAKELANDS GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB - CLUB HOUSE (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (OCT-21-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
KENSINGTON VALLEY ICEHOUSE (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TRI-LAKES BAPTIST (SOUTH WELL) (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
STONY CREEK GOLF COURSE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-17-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-17-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-17-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TEE BONE'Z TAVERN (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brighton that have no violations reported:

  • BRIGHTON, CITY OF (Population served: 7,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST. MARY MAGDALEN CATHOLIC CHU (Population served: 900, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOUNT BRIGHTON INC. (Population served: 825, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • INDIAN SPRINGS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER (Population served: 750, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHEPHERD OF THE LAKES (AD OFFICE + CHUR KITC) (Population served: 499, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKELAND GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB - HALFWAY HOUSE (Population served: 400, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GREENFIELD POINTE SUBDIVISION (Address: 4798 Kenicott Trail , Population served: 320, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KENSINGTON - MAPLE BEACH (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RITTER'S FROZEN CUSTARD (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEMORIES (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

50.3%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
169 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in Brighton (2011 data):

  • Fifth Third Bank: Independence Village Branch, East Main Office Branch, Grand River Branch. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • First National Bank in Howell: Brighton Township Branch at 9911 East Grand River Avenue, branch established on 1972/05/15; Challis Road Branch at 8080 Challis Road, branch established on 1999/08/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $292.1 mil, Deposits: $283.8 mil, headquarters in Howell, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Fnbh Bancorp, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Brighton East Branch at 10014 East Grand River Avenue, branch established on 1991/09/03; Woodland Branch at 8130 West Grand River, branch established on 1976/08/16. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Comerica Bank: Grand River-Hilton Branch at 8250 Hilton Road, branch established on 1993/10/06; E Grand River-Whitmore Lake Branch at 5671 Whitmore Lake Road, branch established on 1991/02/04. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Citizens Bank: 9880 E. Grand River Branch at 9880 E. Grand River, branch established on 1957/10/30. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $9,212.3 mil, Deposits: $7,452.0 mil, headquarters in Flint, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 220 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Republic Bancorp, Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Brighton Town Square Branch at 8199 Challis Road, branch established on 1999/08/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Michigan Commerce Bank: Brighton Branch at 8700 North Second Street, branch established on 1997/01/08. Info updated 2010/04/14: Bank assets: $777.0 mil, Deposits: $746.6 mil, headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Capitol Bancorp Ltd.
  • Flagstar Bank, FSB: Brighton Branch at 9332 Lee Road, branch established on 2004/12/22. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $13,623.5 mil, Deposits: $7,802.8 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Brighton / Kroger at 9968 East Grand River, branch established on 1998/06/17. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Brighton:

Marital status in Brighton, MI
  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

For population 25 years and over in Brighton:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Brighton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brighton, MI (based on Livingston County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic36,9769
Evangelical Protestant19,67959
Mainline Protestant10,56325
Other1,2497
Black Protestant1231
None112,377-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 25
Livingston County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
This county:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Here:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 100
Livingston County:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Livingston County:

7.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

25.7%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Brighton:

53.1%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

52.2%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.2%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brighton:

10.4%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brighton:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brighton:

35.7%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

59.8%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brighton, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 17$117,929$83,2445$1,616
Streets and Highways 11$53,333$58,1810$0
Financial Administration 7$33,110$56,7601$1,647
Other Government Administration 7$39,779$68,1931$1,548
Sewerage 5$24,582$58,9971$850
Water Supply 3$15,290$61,1600$0
Police - Other 1$4,227$50,7241$1,548
Totals for Government 51$288,250$67,8249$7,209

Brighton government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,454,000 ($322.43)
    Regular Highways: $2,307,000 ($303.11)
    General - Other: $1,697,000 ($222.97)
    Sewerage: $1,473,000 ($193.54)
    Water Utilities: $822,000 ($108.00)
    Financial Administration: $606,000 ($79.62)
    Central Staff Services: $569,000 ($74.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $565,000 ($74.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $387,000 ($50.85)
    Sewerage: $60,000 ($7.88)
    General - Other: $52,000 ($6.83)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($4.86)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,669,000 ($482.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $312,000 ($40.99)

Brighton government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,579,000 ($207.46)
    Other: $926,000 ($121.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $7,000 ($0.92)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $79,000 ($10.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $167,000 ($21.94)
    Interest Earnings: $134,000 ($17.61)
    Fines and Forfeits: $119,000 ($15.64)
    General Revenue - Other: $102,000 ($13.40)
    Rents: $59,000 ($7.75)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($0.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,930,000 ($253.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $595,000 ($78.18)
    Housing and Community Development: $481,000 ($63.20)
    Highways: $450,000 ($59.12)
    Other: $100,000 ($13.14)
  • Tax - Property: $6,798,000 ($893.18)
    Other License: $244,000 ($32.06)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $161,000 ($21.15)

Brighton government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,762,000 ($2859.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,487,000 ($2560.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,080,000 ($1061.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,806,000 ($762.84)

Brighton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,067,000 ($534.36)

6.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($73,146 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oakland County, MI  1.66% ($76,620 average AGI)
from Wayne County, MI  1.20% ($79,943)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.87% ($69,449)


6.89% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.61% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,770 average AGI)
Livingston County:

0.61%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oakland County, MI  1.27% ($60,632 average AGI)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.66% ($59,921)
to Genesee County, MI  0.58% ($48,695)
Businesses in Brighton, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Lane Bryant1
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marshalls1
Ann Taylor1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Arby's1Mazda1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Baskin-Robbins1Meijer1
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
Blockbuster1Nike3
Buffalo Wild Wings1Old Navy1
Burger King1Olive Garden1
CVS2Outback1
Chico's1Outback Steakhouse1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pac Sun1
Coldwater Creek1Panera Bread2
Costco1Payless1
Cracker Barrel1Penske1
Curves1PetSmart1
Dairy Queen1Pier 1 Imports1
Deb1Pizza Hut1
Discount Tire1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts1Red Robin1
FedEx14Rite Aid1
Ford1SAS Shoes1
GNC1Sears1
GameStop1Sephora1
H&R Block1Sprint Nextel3
Hilton1Staples1
Holiday Inn1Starbucks4
Home Depot1Subway4
Honda1T-Mobile3
IHOP1T.G.I. Driday's1
J. Jill1Taco Bell1
JCPenney1Target1
Jimmy John's1Tim Hortons1
JoS. A. Bank1U-Haul2
Jones New York2UPS16
Justice1Vans1
Kmart1Verizon Wireless2
Kohl's1Walgreens2
Kroger1Wendy's2

Strongest AM radio stations in Brighton:

  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WSDS (1480 AM; 4 kW; SALEM TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: KOCH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAAM (1600 AM; 5 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: WHITEHALL ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WTRX (1330 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brighton:

  • WUOM (91.7 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICH.)
  • WHMI-FM (93.5 FM; HOWELL, MI; Owner: THE LIVINGSTON RADIO COMPANY)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WWWW (102.9 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WAAQ (88.3 FM; ONSTED, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WKAR-FM (90.5 FM; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WQKL (107.1 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLGH (88.1 FM; LEROY TOWNSHIP, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEMU (89.1 FM; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WFUM-FM (91.1 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBN-FM (88.3 FM; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN)

TV broadcast stations around Brighton:

  • WPXD (Channel 31; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WLNS-TV (Channel 6; LANSING, MI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF LANSING, INC.)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WKAR-TV (Channel 23; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MICH. STATE UNIV.)
  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W48BZ (Channel 48; SAULT STE. MARIE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W69BJ (Channel 69; LANSING, MI; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
Brighton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Brighton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 197ft / 60.0mTotal length
  • 2,721,733Total average daily traffic
  • 70,381Total average daily truck traffic
  • 463,680Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Brighton, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 181960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 12000-2009
  • 222010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brighton, MI
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brighton)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Brighton, MI)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 201 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brighton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Brighton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 106 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$136,09743$106,35296$140,4482$67,98011$72,1390$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$45,0009$149,3011$16,8701$93,2900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$116,7375$111,04254$153,9057$45,5734$106,2251$9,920
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$139,4173$110,97327$161,8911$23,8201$194,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$244,1300$013$127,1980$01$34,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7411.00 , 7416.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$185,3314$170,6931$121,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$156,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$232,8180$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$330,4700$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$72,0000$01$72,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7411.00 , 7416.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brighton, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brighton, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 136. The highest number of reported fires - 189 took place in 2007, and the least - 94 in 2003. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Brighton, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (47.1%), and Outside Fires (29.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brighton, MI
    • 1,09047.1%Structure Fires
    • 67329.1%Outside Fires
    • 49321.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 582.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brighton, MI

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brighton, Michigan:

  • Wingate by Wyndham, 8285 Movie Dr, Brighton, Michigan 48116 , Phone: (810) 225-4300, Fax: (810) 225-0250
  • Homewood Suites, 8060 Challis, Brighton, Michigan 48116 , Phone: (810) 225-0200, Fax: (810) 225-7945
  • Hampton Inn Brighton, 8068 Challis Rd, Brighton, Michigan 48116 , Phone: (810) 225-8363, Fax: (810) 225-8366
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brighton - South, 6910 Whitmore Lake Rd, Brighton, Michigan 48116 , Phone: (810) 227-6300, Fax: (810) 227-6301
  • Candlewood Suites, 151 Library Dr, Brighton, Michigan 48116 , Phone: (810) 220-1200
  • Holiday Inn Express, 7850 Nemco Way, Brighton, Michigan 48116 , Phone: (810) 225-0600, Fax: (810) 225-0603
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brighton, Michigan
Most common first names in Brighton, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary18682.2 years
William16074.1 years
John15776.0 years
Helen13083.2 years
Robert12470.6 years
James10972.3 years
George9575.8 years
Joseph9177.2 years
Margaret8780.6 years
Charles8674.4 years
Most common last names in Brighton, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7777.1 years
Davis3477.2 years
Johnson3177.7 years
Miller3175.8 years
Brown2976.5 years
Anderson2669.6 years
Campbell2278.9 years
Taylor2278.4 years
Clark2175.7 years
Thompson2078.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brighton, MI
  • 96.2%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Electricity
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brighton, MI
  • 83.6%Utility gas
  • 14.7%Electricity
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used


Brighton compared to Michigan state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Brighton on our top lists:

  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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