Leakesville is a city located in Greene County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Greene County. With a 2020 population of 884, it is the 169th largest city in Mississippi and the 10828th largest city in the United States . Leakesville is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -1.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 898 in 2010. Leakesville reached it's highest population of 954 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Leakesville has a population density of 559 people per square mile.
The average household income in Leakesville is $42,648 with a poverty rate of 25.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $568 per month, and the median house value is $96,800. The median age in Leakesville is 32.5 years, 24.4 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.