Leakesville is a city located in Greene County Mississippi. Leakesville has a 2020 population of 879. It is also the county seat of Greene County. Leakesville is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -7.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 954 in 2010.
The average household income in Leakesville is $42,648 with a poverty rate of 23.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $565 per month, and the median house value is $91,800. The median age in Leakesville is 32.5 years, 24.4 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Leakesvillewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.40%.
99.39% of Leakesville residents speak only English, while 0.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.32% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Leakesville is Native, with 71.43% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Leakesville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.99%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Leakesville
99.69% of Leakesville residents were born in the United States, with 68.53% having been born in Mississippi. 0.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.