Brighton is a city situated in the Birmingham metropolitan area, which is part of Alabama, United States.
Most areas in Brighton are quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Parks aren't well-distributed, which results in them being rather challenging to reach from a large number of locations within Brighton. Still, residents will be able to access green spaces in nearby cities.
Brighton experienced its biggest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. The housing stock of this city is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Roughly 60% of the population of this city own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This part of the Birmingham metropolitan area also has a variety of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A grocery store is typically accessible within a short walk from most houses for sale in this part of the Birmingham metropolitan area. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants in close proximity. Regarding education, in this city, residents will commonly be able to reach primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Brighton.
Brighton is an extraordinarily convenient part of the Birmingham metropolitan area for driving. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway, such as Interstate 59, from any location in Brighton. In contrast, residents using public transit may find very limited options in this part of the Birmingham metropolitan area due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, home owners benefit from a few bus lines. It is challenging for pedestrians to get around in this city as very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.