Brightwaters is located in southeast New York. Brightwaters is part of Suffolk County. Brightwaters has 0.98 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Brightwaters population is 3,117, which has shrunk 4.03% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.26% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Brightwaters median household income is $120,938 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 36.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 35.25% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Brightwaters median house value is $510,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 106.68% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 90.79% and is much higher 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 Brightwaters is close to the state average in quality. The Brightwaters area code is 631.