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Demographics

People

Total Population230
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens18.7%
Employed Population 16+117
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married63.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,143

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,750
% Above Poverty Level99.1%
% Below Poverty Level0.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.3%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$108,000

Ancestry

Dutch43.9%
German16.5%
English8.7%
Irish6.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.1%
Italian2.2%
Scottish1.7%
Norwegian1.7%
Welsh1.3%
Canadian0.9%
Belgian0.4%
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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$36,750
Bussey551$46,625
Harvey257$57,875
Oskaloosa11,531$56,719
Pella10,243$75,332
University Park527$50,769
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