Brighton is a town located in the Michigan region of the United States. During the most recent census, Brighton had a population of 7,444. Brighton is the 140th most poplulated city in the Michigan region, the 4,897th most populated city in the United States and the 24,629th most populated city in the world. Brighton is in the America/Detroit timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Brighton adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Brighton is located near sea level (282 meters / 925 feet). The closest cities to Brighton are Whitmore Lake (10.5 km / 6.5 miles), South Lyon (13.0 km / 8.1 miles), Howell (15.0 km / 9.3 miles), Pinckney (15.9 km / 9.9 miles) and Milford (16.5 km / 10.2 miles)