Leeds, Alabama Population 2022

12,434
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Leeds is a city located in Jefferson County Alabama. Leeds has a 2020 population of 12,434. Leeds is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually and its population has increased by 0.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,324 in 2010.

The average household income in Leeds is $81,746 with a poverty rate of 8.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $887 per month, and the median house value is $165,300. The median age in Leeds is 36.9 years, 35.1 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.

Leeds Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Leedswas:

  • White: 82.95%
  • Black or African American: 13.81%
  • Two or more races: 2.66%
  • Other race: 0.38%
  • Asian: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
  • Native American: 0.03%
The current population of Leeds, Alabama is 12,434 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 12,324.

Leeds, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,41482.95%
Black or African American1,73413.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.03%
Asian140.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.06%
Some Other Race480.38%
Two or More Races3342.66%
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Leeds Population by Race

Leeds Population Pyramid 2022

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Leeds Median Age

37.1


Total

35.5


Male

40.1


Female

Leeds Adults

There are 9,102 adults, (1,846 of whom are seniors) in Leeds.

Leeds Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Leeds Sex Ratio

Female

5,922

47.17%

Male

6,633

52.83%

Leeds Population by Age

Leeds Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Leeds Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All77%23%
Non Family72.3%27.7%
Male58.1%41.9%
Female53.6%46.4%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leeds Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6132.7277
Married2,4953.3386.9
Male2413.0558.1
Female6063.2653.6
Non Family1,2711.272.3

3.17

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Leeds Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3053.57%
9th to 12th Grade6457.56%
High School Graduate2,12424.89%
Some College2,14125.09%
Associates Degree96511.31%
Bachelors Degree1,47017.23%
Graduate Degree88310.35%
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Leeds Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Leeds Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander777
White6,9236,1262,089
Black1,1841,081211
2+ Races24919929
Hispanic34529517
Native American44
Asian1414
Other Race2222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Leeds Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,572$44,832$40,444
Less Than 9th Grade$22,348$28,750$
High School Graduate$32,807$41,017$28,718
Some College$43,841$42,931$46,815
Bachelors Degree$53,333$68,333$42,201
Graduate Degree$52,417$53,750$52,346

$42,572

Average Earnings

$44,832

Average Male

$40,444

Average Female

Leeds Earnings by Educational Attainment

Leeds Language by Age

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Leeds Language

95.23% of Leeds residents speak only English, while 4.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.12% of the population.

Leeds Language

Leeds Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native44100.00%
Islander77100.00%
Black1,7341538.82%
White10,1648678.53%
Other26NaN%
Hispanic489346.95%
Multiple33451.50%

8.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.04%

Male Poverty Rate

8.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leeds

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leeds is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leeds is Multiple, with 1.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.15%.

Leeds Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.53%
High School5.08%
Some College6.08%
Bachelors or Greater5.69%

Leeds Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.35%
Male Unemployed23.19%
Female Employed6.24%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Leeds Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Leeds Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,227$80,212
Families$72,250$89,413
Married Families$88,689-
Non Families$39,266$49,313
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Income by Household Type

Leeds Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Leeds Married by Age and Sex

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Leeds Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Leeds Marital Status by Race

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Leeds Marital Status

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644

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War156
First Gulf War199
Vietnam140
Korea52
World War II

Leeds Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3441
35 to 54122
55 to 64211
65 to 74101
75+169

Leeds Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4636.18%
Black1028.13%
Asian14100.00%
Islander7100.00%
2+ Races5819.08%
Hispanic297.59%

Leeds Veterans by Race

Leeds Veterans by Education

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13.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leeds Veterans by Education

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66.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Leeds Employment by Age

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Leeds Employment by Race

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Leeds Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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70.71%

Born in Leeds

96.48%

Native Born

3.52%

Foreign Born

3.40%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.48% of Leeds residents were born in the United States, with 70.71% having been born in Alabama. 3.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Leeds Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19302,5290.00%
19402,9103811.41%
19503,3063961.28%
19606,1622,8566.42%
19706,9918291.27%
19808,6381,6472.14%
199010,0091,3711.48%
200010,4554460.44%
201011,7731,3181.19%
201111,828550.47%
201211,883550.46%
201311,938550.46%
201411,993550.46%
201512,048550.46%
201612,103550.46%
201712,158550.45%
201812,213550.45%
201912,268550.45%
202012,324560.46%
202112,379550.45%
202212,434550.44%

Leeds Population by Year