Leighton

Mayor: Luke Sneller , 641.780.9750
Phone: 641.626.3721
Office Hours: Varies

Population: 161*
Total Area: 0.08 sq. mi.
Housing Units: 58

Form of Government:
Mayor Council

Council Meetings: First Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

Mailing Address: PO Box 116, 225 Otley Street, Leighton, IA 50143

Leighton is a small but active community located midway between Pella and Oskaloosa. The town was founded in 1865 when B.F. and Marietta Roberts filed the original plat to the town. It was named after William C. Leighton, an early area land speculator and was incorporated in 1909.

*2015 Census Bureau Estimate