Brightwood

Overview for Brightwood, DC

17,947 people live in Brightwood, where the median age is 38.4 and the average individual income is $34,370.15. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

17,947

Total Population

38.4 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$34,370.15

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Brightwood, DC

Brightwood has 6,259 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Brightwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 17,947 people call Brightwood home. The population density is 13,113.86 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

17,947

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

38.4

Median Age

46.9 / 53.1%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
6,259

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$34,370.15

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Brightwood, DC

There's plenty to do around Brightwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

88
Very Walkable
Walking Score
67
Bikeable
Bike Score
66
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including La Herradura Supermarket, Elsa Ethiopian Kitchen, and wilma bakes cakes.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.31 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.12 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.35 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 4.5 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.83 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.08 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Brightwood, DC

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Brightwood. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Whittier Education Campus
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
4/5
Ida B. Wells Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 7th
No rating available
Paul PCS - Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Center City PCS - Brightwood
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Jewish Primary Day School/Nations Capital
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Paul PCS - International High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5

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