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People

Total Population 2,954
Male Share of the Population 52.3%
Female Share of the Population 47.7%
Senior Citizens 6.7%
Employed Population 16+ 1,355
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 56.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $62,596
% Above Poverty Level 87.8%
% Below Poverty Level 12.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 34 minutes
% Working from Home 2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 20.7%
Median Gross Rent $866
Median House Value $136,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46.8%
US/American 0%
English 7.6%
Irish 16.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Brighton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 29 miles NE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Tipton
Metro Area Memphis
Standard Zip Codes 38011
Phone Area Codes 901
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.483
Longitude -89.725

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 COVINGTON 1 W
Distance 6.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 46 F
Apr Temp 49 to 71 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 53.3 inches
Station RIPLEY
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 45 F
Apr Temp 48 to 71 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 52.4 inches
Station KEISER
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 45 F
Apr Temp 49 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 49.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Atoka 8,845 $84,586
Braden 259 $59,000
Burlison 409 $48,571
Covington 9,036 $33,552
Gilt Edge 535 $48,000
Munford 6,044 $62,981

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Brighton High Schools

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BRIGHTON HIGH SCHOOL
8045 HWY 51 S
901-837-5800
Serves 1,048 students.

TIPTON CO ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
P O BOX 547
901-837-5755
A Non-traditional School
Serves 104 students.

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