Brighton Township, Michigan Population by Age

The median age in Brighton Township, Michigan is 43.1, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 18.06% were under the age of 15, 16.92% aged 15 to 29, 48.66% aged 30 to 64, 14.95% aged 65 to 84, and 1.40% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Brighton Township, Michigan population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Brighton township's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 954 5%
5 to 9 years 1,281 6.71%
10 to 14 years 1,212 6.35%
15 to 19 years 1,185 6.21%
20 to 24 years 1,095 5.74%
25 to 29 years 949 4.97%
30 to 34 years 960 5.03%
35 to 39 years 1,202 6.3%
40 to 44 years 1,137 5.96%
45 to 49 years 1,301 6.82%
50 to 54 years 1,501 7.87%
55 to 59 years 1,659 8.69%
60 to 64 years 1,526 8%
65 to 69 years 1,180 6.18%
70 to 74 years 894 4.69%
75 to 79 years 446 2.34%
80 to 84 years 332 1.74%
85 years and over 268 1.4%
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Brighton Township, Michigan population by age group

Key stats
5,727
Population under 25 years
4,248
Population aged 25-44
5,987
Population aged 45-64
3,120
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Brighton township's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Brighton Township, Michigan population by age group. The largest age group was 55-59 years with a poulation of 1,659 (8.69% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Brighton Township, Michigan was for the group of age 55-59 years with a population of 1,659 (8.69%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Brighton Township, Michigan was the 85+ years with a population of 268 (1.40%).

Brighton Township, Michigan population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Brighton Township, Michigan's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Brighton township's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Brighton Township, Michigan population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 11,742 (61.53% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 4,220 22.12%
18 to 64 years 11,742 61.53%
85 years and over 3,120 16.35%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Brighton township's population under 18 was 22.12%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Brighton township's working population (between 18 and 64) was 61.53%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Brighton township's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 16.35% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Brighton Township, Michigan population pyramid

Population pyramid for Brighton Township, Michigan is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Brighton township's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Brighton Township, Michigan, is 27.5.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Brighton Township, Michigan, is 24.9.
  • Total dependency ratio for Brighton Township, Michigan is 52.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Brighton Township, Michigan is 4.0.
The graph shows Brighton township's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Brighton Township, Michigan population pyramid i.e. Brighton township population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Brighton Township, Michigan's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 348 606 954
5 to 9 years 577 704 1,281
10 to 14 years 671 541 1,212
15 to 19 years 627 558 1,185
20 to 24 years 733 362 1,095
25 to 29 years 566 383 949
30 to 34 years 460 500 960
35 to 39 years 558 644 1,202
40 to 44 years 561 576 1,137
45 to 49 years 694 607 1,301
50 to 54 years 780 721 1,501
55 to 59 years 887 772 1,659
60 to 64 years 767 759 1,526
65 to 69 years 514 666 1,180
70 to 74 years 487 407 894
75 to 79 years 223 223 446
80 to 84 years 167 165 332
85 years and over 92 176 268
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Things to know

What is the population of Brighton Township, Michigan under 18?

Brighton township's population under the age of 18 is 4,220, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 22.12% of the total resident population of Brighton Township, Michigan.

What is the aging population in Brighton Township, Michigan?

Brighton township's population aged 65 years and above was 3,120. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 16.35% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

Explore datasets by year of publication.
2023
Brighton Township, Michigan Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Brighton township age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Brighton township population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Brighton township. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Brighton township by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Brighton township.

Key observations

The largest age group in Brighton Township, Michigan was for the group of age 55-59 years with a population of 1,659 (8.69%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Brighton Township, Michigan was the 85+ years with a population of 268 (1.40%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Brighton township population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Brighton township is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Brighton township total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Brighton township Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Brighton Township, Michigan Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Brighton township - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Brighton township population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Brighton township. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Brighton township population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Brighton township population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Brighton township is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Brighton township is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Brighton township Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Brighton Township, Michigan Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Brighton Township, Michigan population pyramid, which represents the Brighton township population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Brighton Township, Michigan, is 27.5.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Brighton Township, Michigan, is 24.9.
  • Total dependency ratio for Brighton Township, Michigan is 52.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Brighton Township, Michigan is 4.0.

Brighton township population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Brighton township population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Brighton township for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Brighton township for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Brighton township for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Brighton township Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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