Brighton is a northeast suburb of Denver that is about a 30 minute drive from the city center. It’s combination of quiet neighborhoods, friendly people, low crime and enticing amenities make it a popular community with metro area home shoppers.

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Continue reading to learn more about what makes Brighton, Colorado a unique and appealing place to live.

Living in Brighton CO

Brighton has the small-town atmosphere that suburban home shopper’s desire, but it’s much more than a quaint little community near Denver. The city’s rich historical and cultural roots give it a unique character of its own that is evident in the downtown area and throughout its neighborhoods.

Brighton CO Neighborhoods

The city is bordered by the South Platte River on the west, Brighton Park to the north, I-76 to the east, and E-470 to the south. Within these confines are many neighborhoods and sub-communities worthy of a look from anyone interested in the local housing market.

Any Brighton home search should include properties located in:

Downtown Brighton, Riverdale Park, Holly Hills, Lewis Pointe, Homestead Hills, Wadley Farms, Northbrook, Indigo Trails, Barr Lake, Bromley Park, Buckley Acres, Platte River Ranch, Prairie Center and Shenandoah

Brighton Schools

If you are thinking of moving to Brighton CO and you have a growing family, the quality of the local school system is also going to be a major concern. A big part of picking the right neighborhood is ensuring that your children have access to the right schools.

Here are some of the top schools in the Brighton area.

Foundations Academy

340 S. 45th Ave., Brighton, CO 80601
The Foundations Academy is a K-8 elementary and middle school with a 7/10 rating from It’s a free public charter school with a positive reputation for child learning and development. Learn more about them on their website.

Bromley East Charter School

356 Longspur Drive, Brighton, CO 80601
Bromley East is another charter school with a solid reputation among Brighton parents and children. You can learn all about this respected PreK-8 school on their website.

Horizon High School

5321 East 136th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80602
Horizon High, which has been recognized three times by the “Blue Ribbon Schools Program,” is a part of the Adams 12 Five Star Schools School District. Visit the school website for information on their staff, facilities, and programs.


As the county seat of Adams County, Brighton plays host to the Adams County Fair every year. The infamous tomato-throwing contest is just one of the reasons this event has become a popular and memorable annual get together for locals.

Another annual tradition in Brighton is winding through long, corn-lined trails at the Murray Maize Maze. The 15 acre corn maze, shaped like two wolves and a bear, is a very popular attraction, especially in the fall months.

Brighton is also a haven for outdoor purists. There are numerous spots from which you can enjoy fishing, jogging, wildlife viewing, and even some horseback riding. The Barr Lake area and the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory have been referred to as a “birder’s paradise.”

Brighton may be a small town, but there’s always something to do. The short drive to downtown Denver expands the possibilities even more.

If you’re ready to explore all the homes for sale in Brighton CO,
Contact Cindy Belhumeur for help achieving your real estate goals in this unique community.

New To Site
MLS# 6465181
116 Golden Eagle Pkwy
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 4 BA | 1,655 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Very nice 3 bedroom condo! Main floor is open with a gas fireplace, kitchen with granite countertops and a powder room. Upstairs are two large bedrooms both with their own full bathroom. The basement has been finished into a conforming bedr (more...)
RE/MAX Momentum Weld County
New To Site
MLS# 6961465
160 N 8th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 1 BA | 792 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Showing Instructions: Monday thru Friday showing times are 12:30 to 3:00 PM then 5:30 to 7:30 call and get OK Saturday and Sunday: Need a two hour notice.
Open House
MLS# 5663886
693 S 5th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
1 BR | 2 BA | 1,332 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Rare opportunity! Large corner homesite with huge 954 sq.ft. oversized garage perfect for all your toys! The oversized lot also includes mature trees, a shed, large stained concrete patio and plenty of space to relax or entertain. On the in (more...)
RE/MAX Momentum
New To Site
MLS# 8564691
575 Grain Ct
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,745 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beautiful 2-story home on large corner lot in desirable Parkside at Brighton East Farms. Formal living and dining area with wood floors, main floor study with french doors and cozy family room with gas fireplace and built-in speakers. Spa (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 5589982
453 N 9th Pl
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 4 BA | 2,696 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome Home!!! Move in ready. This beautiful home's interior and exterior have just been freshly painted. Beautiful new carpet throughout, laminated wood flooring in kitchen, and ceramic tile in the bathrooms. Large Master suite with his a (more...)
Sellstate Realty Pros
New To Site
MLS# 6646663
295 S 22nd Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 2 BA | 4,011 Sqft | Detached Single Family
You will fall in love with this gorgeous 2-story home in the Cottonwood Vista area of Brighton! Ideal commuter location offering easy access to parks, shopping, schools, restaurants, and much more! New exterior paint, new 30 year roof, ne (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 9149810
2900 Purcell St, Unit F-3
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,178 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Bright and airy home features a floorplan that flows and lives large! Kitchen opens to dining and wraps with ease to the open family room with large covered patio and half bath, completing the main level. Upstairs you will find a master sui (more...)
The Group Inc
New To Site
MLS# 3269661
319 S Main St
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 1 BA | 1,352 Sqft | Detached Single Family
With its historic character and style, this quaint 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom home is located right in downtown Brighton. The basement was used as a hairstylist's studio and is primed for a small in-home business. This property is zoned for do (more...)
Keller Williams DTC
MLS# 2094074
5221 Goshawk St
Brighton, CO 80601
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,620 Sqft | Detached Single Family
This beautiful 2 Story home in Bromley Park features a brand new roof (to be installed prior to closing), 2 bedrooms plus a loft, 2 full bathrooms (upstairs), half bathroom (on main floor), 2 car attached garage, upstairs laundry area, livi (more...)
Keller Williams Preferred Realty
New To Site
MLS# 4967561
454 Voiles Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,368 Sqft | Detached Single Family
A well-built and beautifully maintained home situated on a HUGE lot backing to open space!!! This home is situated in one of Brighton’s most desired neighborhoods with NO HOA and lower taxes! Plenty of room for RV or trailer parkin (more...)
Keller Williams Preferred Realty
New To Site
MLS# 9127662
873 Willow Oak St
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 2 BA | 2,911 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Move in the Summer time!! New home with builder 2-10 Limited Warranty! Beautiful 4 bedroom ranch plan with lots of space, open concept and a 3 car garage. Beautiful kitchen layout with stainless appliances. Out back is a nice sized cove (more...)
D.R. Horton Realty, LLC
New To Site
MLS# 1975885
815 Peony Ct
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,203 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Move in Ready!! New home with builder 2-10 Limited Warranty! What a value! 3 car garage, 4 bedroom Harrison plan with lots of space on huge home site. Beautiful kitchen with stainless appliances that opens up to the great room. Out bac (more...)
D.R. Horton Realty, LLC
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