Brighton , Erie County, New York

Town in Monroe County, New York, USA

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Location of Brighton, NY on New York map.


Brighton is a city located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. In the 2010 census it had a population of 36,609 inhabitants and a population density of 2,350 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 35,928 inhabitants.

The city was created 207 years ago in 1813.

The city has a total area of 6.02 square miles (15.58 km2).

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Brighton, NY Quick Facts

Population : 35,928 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York
County : Erie County
Postal code : 14610-14618-14620-14623-14625
Phone Area Codes : 585
Area : 15.58 km2
Altitude : 1,617 feet / 493 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1814 (207 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:22:17 (14th April 2021)
Density : 2,306 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.9% (2010-2019)
Weather : 56℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Year Population Method
2010 36,609 census
2011 36,738 estimation process
2012 36,960 estimation process
2013 36,914 estimation process
2014 36,841 estimation process
2015 36,645 estimation process
2016 36,423 estimation process
2017 36,224 estimation process
2018 36,127 estimation process
2019 35,928 estimation process

According to census records, the population of Brighton decreased by 1.9% in 9 years.

Brighton, Brighton Village

People born in Brighton, NY (2)

Many people were born here, including screenwriter Dana Fox, politician Robert L. King, you can see a list of people who born in Brighton, NY.

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Brighton, NY

Code Name Address Type
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road RAIL
NFL Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center 27th St. and Lockport Rd. RAIL
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS
FDN Fredonia, New York 1 State University of New York BUS
ROC Louise M. Slaughter Rochester Station 320 Central Avenue RAIL
JMN Jamestown, New York 111 West Third Street BUS

Other cities in Erie County

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City Name Population Title
Buffalo 255,284 County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
Amherst 126,082 Town in New York, United States
Cheektowaga 85,884 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Tonawanda 71,675 City in the state of New York, USA
Mount Vernon 67,345 City in Westchester County, New York, United States
West Seneca 45,224 Town in Erie County, New York
Clarence 32,906 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Grand Island 21,420 Town in New York
Lackawanna 17,720 City in New York, USA
Kenmore 15,020 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Depew 15,011 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Elma 11,775 City in New York, United States of America
Lancaster 10,109 Town in Erie County, New York
Hamburg 9,712 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Ellicott 8,274 City in Chautauqua County, New York, United States of America
Boston 8,077 Town in New York, USA

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Brighton, NY distances to biggest New York cities

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