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People

Total Population 2,918
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 16.6%
Employed Population 16+ 994
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 30.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.2%
Median Earnings25+ $14,013
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $10,145
Median Earnings With High School Degree $16,028

Wealth

Median Family Income $29,174
% Above Poverty Level 68.7%
% Below Poverty Level 31.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.2%
% Using Public Transportation 4.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 34.9%
Median Gross Rent $634
Median House Value $61,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 77%
US/American 0%
English 1.2%
Irish 1%

Brighton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 8 miles W of Hoover, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 149 miles W of Atlanta, Georgia
County Jefferson
Metro Area Birmingham
Standard Zip Codes 35020
Phone Area Codes 205
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.434
Longitude -86.947

Brighton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BESSEMER 3 WSW
Distance 3.9 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 48 to 76 F
Jul Temp 68 to 94 F
Oct Temp 49 to 77 F
Annual Precip 59.3 inches
Station PINSON
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 92 F
Oct Temp 47 to 75 F
Annual Precip 54.4 inches
Station CHILDERSBURG WATER PLANT
Distance 36 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 57 F
Apr Temp 48 to 78 F
Jul Temp 68 to 93 F
Oct Temp 49 to 78 F
Annual Precip 56.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bessemer 27,202 $38,736
Hueytown 15,956 $53,735
Maytown 319 $51,250
Midfield 5,319 $44,056
Pleasant Grove 10,230 $70,659
Sylvan Springs 1,671 $60,625
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