This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, New Brighton has a low population density. New Brighton is perfect for those who want to be in the city without constantly rubbing shoulders.
With a quality of life rating of 8/10 and an overall value of 6/10, there are many things to love about New Brighton, PA, but there are also a few factors that may not be the best fit for everyone. Most homeowners will be happy in New Brighton, but be sure to visit first to make sure it’s the best place for you.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. New Brighton has a population density of 5,757, with 5,930 current residents.
Out of the 5,930 current residents, 47% are male and 53% are female. 49% of the residents are married and 51% are single.
- 44% Sun
- 36% Rain
- 25% Snow
52°F average temperature
- 333 years Median home age
- $73,060 Median home price
- 1.23% Home appreciation rate
- 17.54% Annual property tax
As for living in New Brighton, the air quality is 22% and the weather, on average, is 44% sunny, 36% rainy, and 25% snowy. The average temperature is 52°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in New Brighton, you should know that 44.9% of homes are owned while 41.1% of homes are rented, and 14% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $73,060, the median age of homes is 333 years, the annual home appreciation is 1.23% and the annual property tax is 17.54%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)7
When looking at the community of New Brighton, it’s important to determine the crime rate. New Brighton’s crime rate is 7 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in New Brighton is 38 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 47.63% Democratic, 50.45% Republican, and 1.93% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:15
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
83%High school diploma
8%Some college or associates degree
2%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at New Brighton, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 8.50% of residents are unemployed in New Brighton (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed New Brighton residents: 5.8% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 13.69% are in the arts and sciences field, 25.5% are in the customer service field, 24.1% are in the sales field, 0.00% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 9.8% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 21.1% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:15. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 82.75%, 7.99% of residents have an associate’s degree, 7.82% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 2.01% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in New Brighton, you should be aware that the average commute time is 26 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of New Brighton have a few different options. 76% of commuters use their own cars, 16% of commuters carpool, 2% of commuters use the transit system, and 1% of residents work from home.