Brighton, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,984 housing units in Brighton. This represents a 31.3% growth from 5,321 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,818 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 166 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brighton is about 71.3%. Brighton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%. Average household size is 2.92 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brighton were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom12.30%
Two Bedrooms25.90%
Three Bedrooms37.30%
Four Bedrooms18.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.02
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$146,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$144,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$671

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage16.70%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage59%
Debt Free18.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.8%