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# 8232476
674 Wind Rower Ct
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 4,662 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beautiful home in Brighton East Farms is now available. The stunning home has so much living area and many great features. The main floor has a master retreat that includes a 5 piece bath, sitting area, and walk-in closet. Gleaming hardwood (more...)
Brokers Guild-Cherry Creek Ltd.
New To Site
MLS# 7706629
324 Vialpando St
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 4,006 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome Home to this beautiful two story Frisco model at The Preserve. This home offers several upgrades including a spacious kitchen with a large island, granite counter tops, gas cook top, double oven, and a built in desk. The kitchen op (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 9418052
3610 Sandoval St
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 4 BA | 3,691 Sqft | Detached Single Family
This gorgeous waterfront home is ideally located in the coveted Preserve community. The open floor plan includes a spacious, gourmet kitchen which incorporates an enormous island, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, pantry and (more...)
RE/MAX Momentum
New To Site
MLS# 4420099
737 S 10th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 2 BA | 1,816 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Great home close to schools. The home has been updated with new carpet on the upper floor in all rooms and newly painted.
Open House Apr 20th
MLS# 2448197
409 Longspur Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
5 BR | 3 BA | 2,994 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome to this beautiful 2-story home that has been well maintained! This home features built-ins, new class 4 impact resistant roof, new gutters, 8 new gas filled double pane windows on the west and south side, new interior and exterior, (more...)
Resident Realty Colorado
New To Site
MLS# 4103333
526 Central Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,831 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Lovely home that lives beautifully. Main floor is open. Kitchen looks into large sunny Dinning / Family Room and out to the back yard.Covered patio and park like yard are a perfect retreat. Master Bedroom has a private Bath and Walk-in clo (more...)
Gardner Realty
New To Site
MLS# 9782978
1493 Swan Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,470 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Don't miss this great starter home on large corner lot! Open floorplan with eating space in kitchen, walk-in pantry with crawl space access, new microwave, large master bedroom with walk-in closet and private bath, convenient 2nd floor (more...)
Keller Williams Realty Downtown LLC
New To Site
MLS# 4534569
2417 Wolf Creek Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,001 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome home! This home is located in the desired Bromley Creek Neighborhood and features a spacious main level with updated antique hand scraped bamboo hardwood floors. Also updated are the light fixtures, hardware, newer carpet and stai (more...)
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Innovative RE
New To Site
MLS# 6774258
5075 Paloma St
Brighton, CO 80601
5 BR | 4 BA | 2,782 Sqft | Detached Single Family
New To Site
MLS# 2821554
395 N 9th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
3 BR | 2 BA | 900 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beauteous Brighton remodel. The home's soft natural light allows for views of the covered front patio area with a fireplace. Nestled on a large fully fenced corner lot on the edge of town providing you with sheer privacy. The kitchen wows (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 3973131
2421 Wolf Creek Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
4 BR | 2 BA | 1,800 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beautiful Ranch Home with 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms and 2 Car Heated Garage. Double Pane Windows, Laminate Counter-Tops, Newer Appliances and Lots of Upgrades including New Laminate Flooring in Kitchen and Den. Brand New Roof and Gutters inst (more...)
HomeSmart Realty Group
New To Site
MLS# 4092976
453 N 20th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
12 BR | 8 BA | 5,040 Sqft | Income
Investment opportunity of a well maintained 4-plex in Brighton! 2 units have been recently updated 2 units have a walk-out lower level and 2 units have a cement patio on each end. Each unit has a 1 car garage and cement driveway.
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