Population density (sq mi)1,23722891
Median age37.837.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%44%43%
Speak English100%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Brighton is 442% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Brighton is 1% higher than Illinois
  • In Brighton 99.31% of the population is White
  • In Brighton 0.13% of the population is Black
  • In Brighton 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Brighton, IL Demographics


      Brighton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.13%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.26%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.17%5.86%4.75%
      In Brighton, 0.9% 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, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).