Businesses in Brighton


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 18.6%
 Restaurants: 12.1%
 Professional Services: 12%
 Home Services: 8%
 Medical: 6.3%
 Education: 5.9%
 Local Services: 5.8%
 Industry: 5.8%
 Food: 5.4%
 Other: 20.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair17219.8 years4.20.6
Beauty salons2554.40.9
Cultural education17122.4 years4.60.6
Education other15924.5 years4.30.6
Art galleries18321.6 years4.40.7
Creative arts21328.1 years4.30.8
Loan companies19224.6 years4.30.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets26019.2 years4.21.0
Street vendors15717.3 years3.90.6
General contractors35321.2 years4.41.3
Other construction16321.8 years4.30.6
Real estate29519.6 years4.01.1
Hotels and motels18136.5 years4.00.7
Other accommodation26728.4 years4.01.0
Construction of buildings15725.8 years4.30.6
Other membership organizations16825.2 years4.00.6
Health and medical54323.1 years4.22.0
Advertising and marketing25724.6 years4.70.9
Corporate management27324.6 years4.21.0
Specialized design31020.8 years4.91.1
Bars, pubs and taverns55120.3 years4.22.0
Cafes49819.1 years4.31.8
Fast food restaurants19915.6 years3.90.7
Clothing stores37221.2 years4.01.4
Electronics stores38821.1 years4.01.4
Furniture stores14119.5 years4.30.5
Hardware stores17425.3 years4.00.6
Household appliances and goods16518.4 years4.20.6
Jewelers and watches16119.9 years4.50.6
Office supplies and stationery stores25126.6 years4.40.9
Shopping other37622.2 years4.11.4
Women's clothing17919.8 years4.20.7
Area of Brighton, England78.1 km²
Male Population136,058 (49.8%)
Female Population136,950 (50.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +29.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +14.2%
Median Age35.7
Male Median Age35.3
Female Median Age36
Area Codes1273
NeighborhoodsCentral Brighton, Kemptown, North Laine, Portslade, Saltdean, Southwick, The Lanes
Local TimeFriday 2:15 PM
TimezoneBritish Summer Time
Weather14.0°C scattered clouds
Lat & Lng50.82838° / -0.13947°
Postal CodesBN4BN42BN6

Brighton, England - Map

Brighton, England Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,702 / km²2,884 / km²3,061 / km²3,497 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Brighton Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 14.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Brighton, England+29.4%+21.2%+14.2%
East Sussex+19.1%+15.2%+10.8%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Brighton, England Median Age

Median Age: 35.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Brighton, England35.7 years36 years35.3 years
East Sussex42 years43.2 years40.8 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Brighton, England Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 57,6867,49515,181
85 Plus1,8244,0025,826
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Brighton, England Population Density

Population Density: 3,497 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Brighton, England273,00878.1 km²3,497 / km²
East Sussex819,6431,810.8 km²452.7 / km²
United Kingdom64.5 million247,916.6 km²260.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Brighton, England Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1710 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Brighton
 North Laine: 11.8%
 Portslade: 11.7%
 Central Brighton: 11.5%
 Kemptown: 8.9%
 The Lanes: 8.6%
 Southwick: 5.5%
 Other: 42%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Brighton
 Area Code 1273: 76.7%
 Area Code 77: 6%
 Area Code 79: 5.9%
 Area Code 78: 5.2%
 Other: 6.1%

Business distribution by price for Brighton, England

 Moderate: 43.6%
 Inexpensive: 33.3%
 Expensive: 14.2%
 Very Expensive: 8.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Brighton, England CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Brighton, England3,996,463 t14.6 t51,193 t/km²
East Sussex10,849,840 t13.2 t5,991 t/km²
United Kingdom735,672,543 t11.4 t2,967 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Brighton, England CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)3,996,463 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita14.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)51,193 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
2/26/197:42 PM3.344 km10,000 m3km SE of Dorking, United
7/13/1111:59 PM3.989.5 km10,000 mEngland, United
3/3/096:35 AM3.597.9 km3,500 mEngland, United
4/28/0712:18 AM4.685.6 km10,000 mEngland, United
10/6/999:26 AM4.690.3 km1,000 mEnglish
9/9/9511:20 AM3.352.7 km10,000 mEngland, United
6/13/866:04 AM3.284.4 km10,000 mEngland, United
12/2/859:40 AM3.356.9 km13,000 mEngland, United

Brighton, England

Brighton /ˈbraɪtən/ is a seaside resort and the largest part of the City of Brighton and Hove situated in East Sussex, England. Historically in the Rape of Lewes in Sussex, Brighton forms a part of the Brighton/Worthing/Littlehampton conurbation. Bri..  ︎  Brighton Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Brighton
 Postal Code BN1: 58.3%
 Postal Code BN2: 29.4%
 Postal Code BN41: 5.7%
 Other: 6.5%

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