Brighton, IL Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Brighton Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Brighton Content

Also See: Brighton, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Brighton, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Brighton had a population of 2,175 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Brighton is located at latitude 39.0409 and longitude -90.1401 in Macoupin County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Brighton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.87 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Macoupin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 663 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Village of Brighton are located in Macoupin County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Jersey County.

The Village of Brighton (GNIS ID: 2397454) 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.

The Village of Brighton is located within Township of Brighton, a minor civil division (MCD) of Macoupin County.


Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Brighton 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Brighton (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Illinois Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Illinois Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Illinois Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Brighton, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,175
Population in Households 2,121
Population in Familes 1,799
Population in Group Qrtrs 54
Population Density2 1,162
Diversity Index3 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,793
Average Household Income $71,899
Per Capita Income $28,352

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 895 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 713 (79.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 140 (15.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 42 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $120,985
Average Home Value $148,457
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 853
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 611
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.43% -0.53%
Households -0.35% -0.5%
Families 0.0% -0.56%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

Brighton, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brighton to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 489 64th
Population Density # 652 52nd
Diversity Index # 890 35th
Median Household Income # 493 64th
Per Capita Income # 634 54th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois July 1, 2018 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement