Brighton is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 43,998, it is the 21st largest city in Colorado and the 894th largest city in the United States. Brighton is currently growing at a rate of 3.22% annually and its population has increased by 31.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 33,352 in 2010. Spanning over 21 miles, Brighton has a population density of 2,077 people per square mile.
The average household income in Brighton is $88,965 with a poverty rate of 11.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,208 per month, and the median house value is $278,200. The median age in Brighton is 32.9 years, 31.5 years for males, and 33.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.3 males.