Latest Data (2017)
Population 708
Nationwide Rank 11847

Quick Facts

Leighton, Alabama is the 11,847th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Leighton, Alabama is a town.

Leighton, Alabama is currently 27.2% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Leighton, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
11837 Bethel Springs, Tennessee 709 -7.3%
11838 Greenbush, Minnesota 709 -9.2%
11839 Point Hope, Alaska 709 -6.0%
11840 Preston, Maryland 709 25.2%
11841 Tigerton, Wisconsin 709 -8.2%
11842 Westbrook, Minnesota 709 -5.7%
11843 Canton, Kansas 708 -14.5%
11844 Ector, Texas 708 17.6%
11845 Gaston, Oregon 708 15.3%
11846 Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado 708 33.8%
11847 Leighton, Alabama 708 -17.1%
11848 Morrison, Tennessee 708 3.2%
11849 Trimont, Minnesota 708 -5.8%
11850 Auburn, Pennsylvania 707 -15.5%
11851 Bloomington, Wisconsin 707 1.1%
11852 Hennepin, Illinois 707 0.1%
11853 Hinckley, Utah 707 0.0%
11854 Keiser, Arkansas 707 -12.2%
11855 Loretto, Kentucky 707 13.4%
11856 Rosedale, Indiana 707 -5.6%
11857 Shelby, Nebraska 707 3.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8974 Ardmore 1,398 34.5%
8998 Flomaton 1,389 -12.3%
9031 Summerdale 1,379 110.5%
9121 Hayden 1,348 185.5%
9161 Goodwater 1,330 -18.3%
9163 Brookside 1,329 -5.1%
9216 Cleveland 1,308 5.0%
9224 Elmore 1,306 90.1%
9314 Coosada 1,283 -9.9%
9353 Dauphin Island 1,269 -8.4%
9369 Munford 1,264 -11.6%
9393 Cottonwood 1,256 7.4%
9401 West Blocton 1,255 -8.6%
9405 Phil Campbell 1,253 15.1%
9426 Falkville 1,248 2.2%
9472 Rogersville 1,230 2.5%
9533 Chatom 1,211 2.3%
9553 Locust Fork 1,207 17.1%
9610 Frisco City 1,190 -18.1%
9623 Fort Deposit 1,186 -7.1%
9654 New Brockton 1,176 -5.6%
9694 Deatsville 1,164 242.3%
9731 Ohatchee 1,157 -4.3%
9927 Berry 1,098 -11.1%
10026 Steele 1,070 -2.8%
10098 Town Creek 1,051 -13.6%
10126 Bear Creek 1,042 -0.6%
10147 Double Springs 1,036 1.5%
10204 Leesburg 1,021 27.3%
10210 Eclectic 1,020 -1.6%
10213 Fyffe 1,018 5.0%
10270 Cherokee 1,005 -18.4%
10349 Millport 989 -14.5%
10352 Littleville 988 -0.4%
10385 Coker 980 18.5%
10421 Killen 972 -13.1%
10441 Hollywood 969 2.0%
10444 Carrollton 968 -1.6%
10467 Powell 965 3.9%
10471 Camp Hill 964 -23.9%
10554 Parrish 944 -25.5%
10695 Altoona 917 -6.6%
10716 Mosses 914 -16.9%
10732 Grant 908 34.7%
10770 Geraldine 900 13.7%
10814 Silverhill 888 43.2%
10838 Pine Hill 881 -8.2%
10887 Brilliant 871 -13.2%
10983 Autaugaville 855 3.8%
11046 Notasulga 843 -7.7%
11070 Snead 840 12.6%
11151 Skyline 826 -7.5%
11177 Hayneville 821 -29.5%
11211 Holly Pond 815 9.8%
11216 Jacksons' Gap 814 6.2%
11223 Mulga 813 -16.1%
11283 Magnolia Springs 804 16.0%
11311 Wedowee 799 -2.3%
11371 Brantley 788 -14.3%
11413 Gurley 781 -11.2%
11433 White Hall 779 -23.7%
11476 Douglas 768 31.7%
11479 Susan Moore 768 4.6%
11495 South Vinemont 766 50.4%
11505 Hobson City 764 -12.3%
11546 New Site 757 -10.5%
11622 Section 745 -3.2%
11645 Ariton 739 -4.5%
11687 Oakman 734 -21.8%
11711 Columbia 730 -9.0%
11722 Addison 728 0.5%
11761 Somerville 723 15.8%
11783 Woodville 720 -5.5%
11791 Ider 717 7.6%
11792 Lexington 717 -14.6%
11805 Wadley 715 11.3%
11847 Leighton 708 -17.1%
11879 Maplesville 703 4.1%
11893 Pisgah 701 -0.7%
11953 Walnut Grove 690 -2.6%
11972 Wilton 688 12.4%
12177 Excel 655 12.9%
12275 Lynn 641 -11.5%
12340 Pinckard 630 -4.6%
12342 Trafford 630 20.6%
12361 Reece City 627 -3.2%
12370 Perdido Beach 625
12372 Allgood 624 -1.7%
12385 Baileyton 622 -9.0%
12426 St. Florian 615 60.1%
12449 North Courtland 612 -23.5%
12528 Dodge City 603 -2.1%
12561 Forkland 600 -4.4%
12565 Babbie 599 -4.3%
12578 West Point 598 4.9%
12626 Courtland 590 -23.3%
12694 Clayhatchee 581 15.9%
12702 Hurtsboro 580 -1.6%
12704 Pickensville 580 -12.2%
12893 Sand Rock 554 8.6%
12895 Castleberry 553 -5.9%
12934 Valley Head 550 -10.5%
12958 Kinston 545 -9.3%
12965 Grimes 543 18.3%
13001 Triana 540 17.1%
13147 River Falls 521 -14.5%
13179 Hillsboro 518 -14.8%
13197 Oak Grove 516 13.1%
13203 Avon 514 10.5%
13217 Newville 513 -7.2%
13243 Millry 510 -17.0%
13284 Eva 505 -12.6%
13291 Lockhart 504 -7.6%
13325 McKenzie 501 -21.8%
13339 Garden City 499 -12.7%
13398 Lisman 493 -24.0%
13416 Glen Allen 491 -0.8%
13422 Hammondville 490 1.0%
13543 Red Level 477 -13.8%
13581 Elkmont 473 -3.4%
13628 Louisville 468 -23.1%
13661 Midway 465 -12.0%
13668 Rutledge 464 -8.6%
13710 Fairview 459 -20.7%
13834 Rockford 447 4.4%
14014 Kennedy 428 -20.8%
14020 West Jefferson 428 -2.0%
14059 Silas 423 -19.7%
14100 Highland Lake 418 2.2%
14123 Shorter 416 17.8%
14132 Sipsey 415 -25.3%
14216 Pleasant Groves 407 -8.9%
14249 Ranburne 404 -12.1%
14409 Twin 387 -3.0%
14419 Thomaston 386 0.5%
14583 Maytown 370 -15.1%
14598 Mentone 368 -18.5%
14695 Vina 358 -12.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 708 11,847
2016 707 11,841
2015 712 11,813
2014 718 11,773
2013 719 11,767
2012 725 11,733
2011 727 11,724
2010 729 11,717
2009 828 11,059
2008 833 11,040
2007 838 11,004
2006 838 10,991
2005 837 10,970
2004 839 10,971
2003 839 10,965
2002 846 10,943
2001 852 10,918
2000 855 10,918
1990 972 9,903