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Welcome to Brighton ...
The town of Brighton is located in Tipton County.
The location of Brighton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Brighton has a population of 2,903 people<2> (see below for details).
Brighton is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Brighton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Brighton, you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Brighton is within the (731) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Brighton had a population of 2,735 people. This makes Brighton the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Brighton represents 0.04% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 139th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,735 people, the population of Brighton increased 59.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,719 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Brighton had an population of 2,903 people. This is an increase of 6.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 68.88% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Brighton.
Communities near Brighton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Brighton and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brighton.
Communities Also Named Brighton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Brighton: This one is located in Tipton County and the other is located in Lincoln County.
Beyond Tennessee, there are 55 communities that are also named Brighton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York (4), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (4), Ohio (6), Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brighton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brighton:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brighton ...
Looking for more information about Brighton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Brighton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brighton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brighton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Tipton County: www.tiptonco.com
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019