Brighton, Tennessee Population 2022

2,860
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Brighton is a city located in Tipton County Tennessee. Brighton has a 2020 population of 2,860. Brighton is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -0.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,886 in 2010.

The average household income in Brighton is $71,506 with a poverty rate of 15.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $975 per month, and the median house value is $140,500. The median age in Brighton is 31.3 years, 33.2 years for males, and 28.6 years for females.

Brighton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brightonwas:

  • White: 80.72%
  • Black or African American: 13.03%
  • Two or more races: 4.78%
  • Asian: 1.13%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brighton, Tennessee is 2,860 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,860.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,886.

Brighton, Tennessee Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,36680.72%
Black or African American38213.03%
Asian331.13%
Some Other Race100.34%
Two or More Races1404.78%
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Brighton Population by Race

Brighton Population Pyramid 2022

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Brighton Median Age

33.2


Total

34


Male

30.7


Female

Brighton Adults

There are 2,094 adults, (326 of whom are seniors) in Brighton.

Brighton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Brighton Sex Ratio

Female

1,644

56.09%

Male

1,287

43.91%

Brighton Population by Age

Brighton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brighton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family85.5%14.5%
Married82.2%17.8%
All77.7%22.3%
Male63.9%36.1%
Female60.4%39.6%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brighton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9623.0577.7
Married5233.4282.2
Male973.6563.9
Female1493.5660.4
Non Family1931.3485.5

3.36

Average Family Size

3.05

Average Household Size

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Brighton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade583.17%
9th to 12th Grade814.43%
High School Graduate64235.10%
Some College61733.73%
Associates Degree1106.01%
Bachelors Degree21411.70%
Graduate Degree1075.85%
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Brighton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brighton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian232323
Other Race101010
Hispanic272715
White1,5511,452265
Black22818818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Brighton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,702$46,635$31,439
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,399$41,223$35,125
Some College$34,459$51,397$27,102
Bachelors Degree$50,125$$45,000
Graduate Degree$86,500$72,222$90,000

$39,702

Average Earnings

$46,635

Average Male

$31,439

Average Female

Brighton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brighton Language by Age

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Brighton Language

97.95% of Brighton residents speak only English, while 2.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.84% of the population.

Brighton Language

Brighton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black37614338.03%
Multiple1402215.71%
White2,33527811.91%
OtherNaN%

15.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.71%

Male Poverty Rate

19.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brighton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brighton is Black, with 38.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brighton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.68%.

Brighton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.71%
High School7.94%
Some College14.72%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Brighton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.95%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed11.46%
Female Unemployed52.17%

Brighton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brighton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,412$73,473
Families$76,078$77,557
Married Families$98,125-
Non Families$34,063$45,518
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Income by Household Type

Brighton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Brighton Married by Age and Sex

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Brighton 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 45-54.

Brighton Marital Status by Race

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Brighton Marital Status

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212

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War70
First Gulf War76
Vietnam26
Korea8
World War II

Brighton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3435
35 to 5497
55 to 6436
65 to 7431
75+13

Brighton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1759.59%
Black3716.23%
Hispanic311.11%

Brighton Veterans by Race

Brighton Veterans by Education

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5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brighton Veterans by Education

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65.2%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Brighton Employment by Age

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Brighton Employment by Race

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Brighton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.47%

Born in Brighton

98.84%

Native Born

1.16%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

0.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.84% of Brighton residents were born in the United States, with 75.47% having been born in Tennessee. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Brighton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,8860.00%
20112,915291.00%
20122,931160.55%
20132,93320.07%
20142,932-1-0.03%
20152,969371.26%
20162,944-25-0.84%
20172,928-16-0.54%
20182,924-4-0.14%
20192,908-16-0.55%
20202,892-16-0.55%
20212,876-16-0.55%
20222,860-16-0.56%

Brighton Population by Year