Brighton is located in northeast Colorado. Brighton is between the Adams, Weld county. Brighton has 19.98 square miles of land area and 0.29 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Brighton population is 35,004, which has grown 67.44% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 20.84% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Brighton median household income is $60,319 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 28.94% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.94% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Brighton median house value is $191,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.44% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 43.70% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Brighton is worse than the state average in quality. The Brighton area codes are 303, 720.