StatisticBrightonSyracuseNew York
Population10,330144,35019,453,561
Population density (sq mi)6,1855,767413
Median age31.730.638.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%46%43%
Speak Englishn/a82%70%
Speak Spanishn/a6%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Brighton is 7% higher than Syracuse
  • The median age in Brighton is 3% higher than Syracuse
  • In Brighton 14.45% of the population is White
  • In Brighton 74.66% of the population is Black
  • In Brighton 1.60% of the population is Asian

Compare Syracuse, NY Demographics

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      Brighton population breakdown by race

      RaceBrightonSyracuseNew York
      White14.45%55.27%64.31%
      Black74.66%28.99%15.60%
      Asian1.60%6.67%8.12%
      American Indian0.71%0.85%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race6.76%5.64%2.93%
      Other race1.82%2.54%8.62%
      In Brighton, 8.7% 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, Syracuse, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).