SC

National Population : 333,590,059
South Carolina State Population : 5,404,936

About Brighton, SC

Brighton, SC is located in Hampton County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Brighton is about 1,214 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $55,000.00, which is roughly 59% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 71% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $26,625.00, which is roughly 42% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Brighton is about .

South Carolina is ranked #48 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 12.12 out of 100.

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Voting

Hampton County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 57.21%
Republican: 41.98%
Libertarian: 0.47%
Green: 0.24%
Other: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Pineland, SC (3.23 mi.)
Estill, SC (9.84 mi.)
Tillman, SC (11.17 mi.)
Early Branch, SC (12.25 mi.)
Coosawhatchie, SC (16.76 mi.)
Ridgeland, SC (17.14 mi.)
Luray, SC (18.15 mi.)
Hampton, SC (19.70 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29922
Latitude : 32.634628
Longitude : -81.272013
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 74 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803, 839

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.64
Male Population Estimate : 48.02%
Female Population Estimate : 51.98%
Median Age : 36.4
Male Median Age : 34.4
Female Median Age : 38.9

White Population Estimate : 11.94%
Black Population Estimate : 88.22%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.57%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Other Population Estimate : 0.49%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Brighton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hampton County: About 22 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Hampton County: About 723 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hampton County is about 82% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 60% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.