Brighton, Colorado 

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Population

38,016

+21.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$60,319

Median Home Price

$345,600

Best Places to Live in Brighton, Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range. September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Brighton, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Brighton, CO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive downtown
Arts and culture
Nearby mountains
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Commute times
Air quality

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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: Adams County
Metro Area: Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
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 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brighton jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Brighton's cost of living is 20.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Brighton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Adams county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Brighton's population is 38,016 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 21.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Brighton is Real Estate: $345,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.8%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Brighton

It's a good time to buy in Brighton. Home Appreciation is up 6.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Brighton is $345,600.

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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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80601

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