The City of Brighton had a population of 676 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Brighton is located at latitude 41.1747 and longitude -91.8212 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brighton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 755 feet.
The City of Brighton (GNIS ID: 2393419) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Brighton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||676|
|Population in Familes||527|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||310 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||203 (65.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (25.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||27 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,930|
|Average Home Value||$82,598|
|Median Household Income||$43,544|
|Average Household Income||$54,765|
|Per Capita Income||$22,988|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.39%|
The table below compares Brighton to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 398||61st|
|Population Density1||# 384||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 624||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 830||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 863||15th|
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