infobox UK place
population= 867 (2001 Census)
region= North West England
constituency_westminster= Chorley Hoghton is a small village and
civil parishof the Borough of Chorley in Lancashire, England. According to the United Kingdom Census 2001it has a population of 867. [cite web | url=http://www.lancashireparishcouncils.gov.uk/documents/information/Parish_headcount.pdf | title=Parish headcount | accessdate=2008-04-13 | publisher= Lancashire County Council] Hoghton is part of the "Brindle and Hoghton" ward which also includes the parish of Brindle.
In the village is
Hoghton Tower, a fortified manor houseand ancestral home of the De Hoghton family since the 12th century.
Also within the parish are the hamlets of
Riley Greenand Hoghton Bottoms. The villages of Gregson Laneand Coupe Greenare sometimes described as in Hoghton, although they are outside the parish, forming the ward of "Coupe Green and Gregson Lane" in South Ribbledistrict.
* [http://www.chorley.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1197 Hoghton] at chorley.gov.uk
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