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-Economy
-Violent crime
-Urban decay


What Bert Has To Say About Detroit-Warren-Dearborn Metro Area


Detroit’s seemingly endless grid-patterned suburbs spread mainly west of town, and the northern half of this suburban cluster has been split off of the formerly singular Detroit metro area. That northern half consists of the relatively new and prosperous suburbs spreading north into Oakland County, including not only the named places of Warren, Troy and Farmington Hills but also such familiar names as Southfield, Pontiac, Royal Oak, Auburn Hills and Bloomfield. These suburbs, located on once-agricultural land, are plain, business friendly and mostly family friendly.

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Large city - Southeast Michigan, along the Detroit River, across the border from Windsor, Ontario, Canada See Local Real Estate
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City: Brighton
Zip Codes: 48116
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 664 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Brighton


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Brighton is 4.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brighton jobs have Increased by 1.80 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Brighton's cost of living is 9.10% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Brighton's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Brighton's population is 7,609 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 33.82 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Brighton is $245,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -13.08%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Brighton public schools spend $13,503 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.9 students per teacher in Brighton. Learn more...

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Brighton Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Brighton. Home Appreciation is up 4.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Brighton Real Estate.
The median home price in Brighton is $245,000. Browse Homes in this Range.
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  10/8/2014
Great place to live!

Brighton is a great place to live. On the plus side, Brighton (Livingston County) is beautiful with lots of lakes, trees, parks, hiking and biking trails, etc. GREAT... (Read More)

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  4/30/2014
Mostly wonderful place to live

I have lived here for some time and raising kids here is really nice. It's like a small ann arbor, downtown buzzes with festivals, shops, music, parks and restaurants.... (Read More)

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  3/4/2014
Fantastic Living in Brighton, MI close to Ann Arbo

Of all the places we have lived in the U.S. this is the best. We have finally found a neighborhood with friendly people of all ages, Great medical care within 10-30... (Read More)

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