Colton is a town in Whitman County, Washington, United States. The population was 418 at the 2010 census.
Colton was first settled in 1879 by J.A. Cole, and was founded in 1882 by J.B. Stanley. Colton was incorporated in 1890 however it was not recorded until 1893.
Colton is located at 46°34′N 117°8′W / 46.567°N 117.133°W / 46.567; -117.133 (46.5673, -117.1280).