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The City of Brighton had a population of 640 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Brighton is located at latitude 41.1747 and longitude -91.8196 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Brighton 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 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.
|Total Population||640 (100%)|
|Population in Households||640 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||493 (77.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$50,250|
|Average Household Income||$58,325|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,296|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||299 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||176 (58.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||89 (29.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 (11.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$73,361|
|Average Home Value||$125,565|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||2.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.34%|
The table below compares Brighton to the other 1,008 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 404||60th|
|Population Density||# 402||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 860||15th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 996||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 926||8th|
|Diversity Index||# 588||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.