Place:Brighton, Jefferson, Alabama, United States

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NameBrighton
Alt namesWoodward Crossingsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS1002861
TypeCity
Coordinates33.439°N 86.946°W
Located inJefferson, Alabama, United States
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Brighton is a city near Birmingham, Alabama, United States and located just east of Hueytown. At the 2010 census the population was 2,945. It is one of four cities in Jefferson County named after cities in Great Britain. Many of its early settlers were of English descent and named the town after the English tourist and resort city of Brighton which is located on the English Channel.

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