Bright, Indiana Population 2020

5,649

Bright is a city located in Indiana. Bright has a 2020 population of 5,649. Bright is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,693 in 2010. Bright reached it's highest population of 5,693 in 2010.

The average household income in Bright is $84,013 with a poverty rate of 5.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $745 per month, and the median house value is $173,600. The median age in Bright is 42.5 years, 41.8 years for males, and 44 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.5 males.

Bright Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bright was:

  • White: 94.60%
  • Asian: 3.08%
  • Two or more races: 2.07%
  • Black or African American: 0.25%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bright, Indiana is 5,649, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,649.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,693.

Bright, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,34494.60%
Asian1743.08%
Two or More Races1172.07%
Black or African American140.25%

Bright Population Pyramid 2020

Bright Median Age

42.5


Total

41.8


Male

44


Female

Bright Adults

There are 4,354 adults, (951 of whom are seniors) in Bright.

Bright Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bright Sex Ratio

Female

2,722

48.19%

Male

2,927

51.81%

Bright Households and Families

Bright Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bright Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.6%4.4%
Female90%10%
All84.3%15.7%
Male78.1%21.9%
Non Family56.8%43.2%

84.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0212.884.3
Married1,2543.3195.6
Non Family4861.156.8
Male2013.378.1
Female803.790

3.22

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bright Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade751.91%
9th to 12th Grade2105.36%
High School Graduate1,41336.05%
Some College85221.73%
Associates Degree43711.15%
Bachelors Degree73018.62%
Graduate Degree2035.18%

Bright Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7573,490878
Asian838346
Hispanic62629
Multiple Races18
Black1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,573$49,017$28,452
Less Than High School$$40,496$13,063
High School Grad$34,226$44,947$27,050
Some College$39,559$50,500$26,484
Bachelors Degree$51,188$63,445$34,083
Graduate Degree$77,989$105,673$77,019

$40,573

Average Earnings

$49,017

Average Male

$28,452

Average Female

Bright Language

Bright Language by Age

Bright Language

95.89% of Bright residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.81% of the population.

Bright Poverty

Bright Poverty by Race

5.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.63%

Male Poverty Rate

3.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bright

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bright is White, with 5.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bright is White, with 5.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.88%
High School10.76%
Some College3.41%
Bachelors or Greater2.89%
Name Poverty
Female Employed1.55%
Male Employed1.39%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bright Income

Bright Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,940$84,013
Families$79,568$95,017
Married Families$78,909-
Non Families$37,328$41,648

Bright Marital Status

Bright Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bright Married by Age and Sex

Bright Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bright Marital Status by Race

Bright Veterans

304

Number of Veterans

304

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War17
Korea10
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74153
75+49
55 to 6449
35 to 5436
18 to 3417
Name Veterans % of Total
White3047.25%
Hispanic2540.32%

$Bright Veterans by Education

7.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bright Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Bright Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

20.98%

Born in Indiana

97.15%

Native Born

2.85%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.15% of Bright residents were born in the United States, with 20.98% having been born in Indiana. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,6490.00%
20195,6490.00%
20185,6493236.06%
20175,326-49-0.91%
20165,3754298.67%
20154,946-133-2.62%
20145,079-506-9.06%
20135,585681.23%
20125,517-69-1.24%
20115,586-107-1.88%
20105,6930.00%