Brighton, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,705 housing units in Brighton. This represents a 4% growth from 16,068 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 16,705 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brighton is about 57.2%. Brighton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.14 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brighton were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom18.40%
Two Bedrooms30.30%
Three Bedrooms30.50%
Four Bedrooms15.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$124,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$100,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.66
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$656

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan10%
Simple Mortgage54%
Debt Free31.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.9%