Population density (sq mi)2,0279791
Median age41.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1828%40%43%
Speak English91%95%79%
Speak Spanish9%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Brighton is 1990% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Brighton is 6% higher than Alabama
  • In Brighton 5.13% of the population is White
  • In Brighton 86.40% of the population is Black
  • In Brighton 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Brighton, AL Demographics


      Brighton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.31%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race0.77%1.76%3.06%
      Other race7.39%1.28%4.75%
      In Brighton, 10.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Brighton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Brighton, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).