Broughton is located in the county of Northamptonshire, East Midlands, three miles south-west of the town of Kettering, 11 miles north-east of the major town of Northampton, and 65 miles north-west of London. Broughton lies eight miles south-east of the Leicestershire border. Broughton falls within the district council of Kettering, under the county council of Northamptonshire. It is in the NN14 postcode district. The post town for Broughton is Kettering.
Broughton is in the ceremonial county of Northamptonshire, the historic county of Northamptonshire, and the administrative county of Northamptonshire.
Broughton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Northamptonshire, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Northamptonshire.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Broughton is NN14 1SJ.
Broughton is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the NN14 postcode district.
The post town for Broughton is Kettering. Broughton is in the NN14 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Kettering.
The centre of Broughton is located at position 52.37222° latitude and -0.7767° longitude.
The centre of Broughton is located at the grid reference easting 483380 and northing 275612 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Broughton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Broughton to the centre of the town.
Position of Broughton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Broughton to the centre of the city.