Brighton, Colorado 

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Population

37,585

165% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$60,319

Avg. Home Price

$342,300

Best Places to Live in Brighton, Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range
Pros
-Attractive downtown
-Arts and culture
-Nearby mountains
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Commute times
-Air quality

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What Bert Has To Say About Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area

Denver is the commercial, financial, industrial, and government center for Colorado and a seven-state region of Rocky Mountain and western Plains states. The city and its surrounding area continue to be one of our favorite large cities, and the list of reasons is large; however, crowding and growth is taking its toll.


QUICK FACTS

City: Brighton
Zip Codes: 80601
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Brighton is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brighton jobs have increased by 2.00%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Brighton's cost of living is 15.90% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Brighton's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Brighton's population is 37,585 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 164.63%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Brighton is $342,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.17%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Brighton public schools spend $7,805 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.8 students per teacher in Brighton. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Brighton

It's a good time to buy in Brighton. Home Appreciation is up 9.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Brighton Real Estate.

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Reviews for Brighton   2 Reviews
Never buy a house in Adams County - 9/24/2016
I bought a house in Adams County Colorado found out that the same family had built my house and the house next door and shared the driveway the realestat agents told me... Read More

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Education - 6/19/2010
My name is Sandra I use to live in Eagle Pass until I got married and move to Colorado.I go and visit my parents once or twice a year they live in Chula Vista... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BRIGHTON, COLORADO
80601
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