Brighton Information

Brighton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Brighton, MI

General Brighton Information

State: Michigan

County: Livingston County

Close cities: New Hudson, MI, Milford, MI, South Lyon, MI, Lakeland, MI, Hartland, MI, Hamburg, MI, Newport, MI, Whitmore Lake, MI

Brighton Population (census data)
Total 7,184 (+7.3% since 2000)
Male 3,354 (46.7%)
Female 3,830 (53.3%)

Population Density: 1,991 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 91.7 (US Avg is 100)

Brighton Elevation: 920 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.61 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,267

Zip Codes: 48116, and 48114.

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Brighton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (22.8%)
  • English (17.1%)
  • Irish (13.7%)
  • Polish (11.7%)
  • Italian (7.6%)
  • Scottish (5.3%)
Foriegn Born: 237 people (3.3%)
  • Europe (45.5%)
  • North America (33.3%)
  • Asia (21.2%)

Local Brighton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: Eastern Michigan University, University of Michigan

Brighton School Information

High Schools
Brighton High School (7878 Brighton Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Middle Schools
Maltby Middle School (4740 Bauer Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Scranton Middle School (8415 Maltby Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Hartland Lakes Elementary School (687 Taylor Road, Brighton, MI, 48114 - Hartland Consolidated Schools District)
Hawkins Elementary School (8900 Lee Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Hilton Road Elementary School (9600 Hilton Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Hornung Elementary School (4680 Bauer Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Lindbom Elementary School (1010 State Street, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Spencer Road Elementary School (10639 Spencer Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Hartland Farms Intermediate School (581 Taylor Road, Brighton, MI, 48114 - Hartland Consolidated Schools District)
Miller School (850 Spencer Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 - Brighton Area Schools District)

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