Leighton is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 718 people and just one neighborhood, Leighton is the 319th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Leighton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Leighton is a town of service providers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leighton who work in maintenance occupations (15.59%), office and administrative support (8.60%) and management occupations (8.06%).
Also of interest is that Leighton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Leighton is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Leighton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.