Welcome to the City of Leeton
Sister City: Leeton, Australia
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Located in southwestern
The town of Leeton, was located along the line of the Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad, and a plat for the town was recorded October 21, 1895. The town became an important trading center in the southern portion of Johnson County.
When the Rock Island Railroad came through Post Oak Township, the town realized greater growth and was incorporated in May 1906.
In its heyday, Leeton supported many businesses serving the rural area and had active cultural and religious organizations.
Although Leeton later suffered losses in businesses, services, and populaion, it has remained a stable and attractive community.