Living in Leighton, AL

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Leighton SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
4
Education
3
Commute
6

Leighton, Alabama Info Snack

Population
1,088
Unemployment
13.2%
Poverty
13.9%
Median Home
$67,800
Median Income
$34,545
Median Rent
$532

Rankings for Leighton in Alabama

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6

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7

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8

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9

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Map Of Leighton, AL

Population over time in Leighton

Year Population % Change
2017 1,088 9.9%
2016 990 6.0%
2015 934 8.7%
2014 859 6.8%
2013 804 1.4%
2012 793 4.2%
2011 761 1.9%
2010 747 13.7%
2009 657 -

Crime in Leighton, AL Report

Crime/100k Leighton AL USA
Violent Crime 425.5 519.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.0
Robbery 141.8 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 283.7 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 5390.1 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 1844.0 590.1 376.0
Larceny 2836.9 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 709.2 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Leighton

White
46.7% (508)
African American
49.4% (538)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (15)
Hispanic
2.5% (27)
Race Leighton AL USA
White 46.7% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 49.4% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Leighton, Alabama

Less than $10,000
9.3% (10,127)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (8,680)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.7% (17,072)
$25,000 to $34,999
19.1% (20,834)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (18,808)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.1% (24,017)
$75,000 to $99,999
0.8% (868)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.4% (6,944)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (1,446)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Leighton AL USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 6.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.7% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 19.1% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 13.5% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.1% 17.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 0.8% 11.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.4% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Leighton

Female
54.6% (594)
Male
45.4% (494)
Gender Leighton AL USA
Female 54.6% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Leighton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (65)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (195)
High School / GED
46.0% (500)
Some College
19.0% (206)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (43)
Bachelor's Degree
4.0% (43)
Master's Degree
3.0% (32)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Leighton AL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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