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Demographics

People

Total Population193
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens19.7%
Employed Population 16+98
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married63.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.2%
Median Earnings25+$27,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,159

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,083
% Above Poverty Level99.5%
% Below Poverty Level0.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20%
Median Gross Rent$325
Median House Value$112,500

Ancestry

Dutch38.9%
German19.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.3%
English8.8%
Irish7.3%
French Except Basque2.6%
Scottish2.1%
Welsh2.1%
Norwegian2.1%
Italian1.6%
Czech1%
Belgian1%
Canadian0.5%
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Leighton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mahaska County
Standard Zip Codes50143
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.33
Approximate Longitude-92.78

Leighton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationOSKALOOSA
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches
StationKNOXVILLE
Distance17.1 miles
Jan Temp11 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip35 inches
StationGRINNELL 3 SW
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp34 to 59 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip36 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beacon526$42,708
Bussey578$50,435
Harvey290$55,938
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