Leesburg, Alabama Population 2021

1,027
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Leesburg is a city located in Cherokee County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,027, it is the 254th largest city in Alabama and the 10189th largest city in the United States . Leesburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.69% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,027 in 2010. Leesburg reached it's highest population of 1,027 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Leesburg has a population density of 164 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leesburg is $73,409 with a poverty rate of 10.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $969 per month, and the median house value is $156,300. The median age in Leesburg is 40 years, 38.7 years for males, and 42 years for females.

Leesburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Leesburg was:

  • White: 99.26%
  • Two or more races: 0.74%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Leesburg, Alabama is 1,027 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,006.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,027.

Leesburg, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White93999.26%
Two or More Races70.74%
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Leesburg Population by Race

Leesburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Leesburg Median Age

40


Total

38.7


Male

42


Female

Leesburg Adults

There are 762 adults, (170 of whom are seniors) in Leesburg.

Leesburg Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Leesburg Sex Ratio

Female

433

45.77%

Male

513

54.23%

Leesburg Population by Age

Leesburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Leesburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married76.2%23.8%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family70.8%29.2%
Female47.1%52.9%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leesburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3812.4872.7
Married214376.2
Non Family891.1370.8
Female512.847.1
Male272.19100

2.85

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Leesburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade233.30%
9th to 12th Grade8712.48%
High School Graduate20329.12%
Some College16223.24%
Associates Degree9313.34%
Bachelors Degree689.76%
Graduate Degree618.75%
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Leesburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Leesburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White684574129
2+ Races77
Hispanic66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.86%.

Leesburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,875$43,011$19,044
Less Than 9th Grade$32,917$43,083$
High School Graduate$26,667$40,000$
Some College$23,750$43,750$17,355
Bachelors Degree$36,750$$
Graduate Degree$61,406$$61,250

$26,875

Average Earnings

$43,011

Average Male

$19,044

Average Female

Leesburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Leesburg Language by Age

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Leesburg Language

98.61% of Leesburg residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Leesburg Language

Leesburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9299410.12%
Multiple7342.86%

10.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.61%

Male Poverty Rate

9.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leesburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leesburg is Multiple, with 42.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leesburg is White, with 10.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.29%.

Leesburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College12.55%
Less Than 9th Grade11.82%
High School6.40%
Bachelors or Greater2.33%

Leesburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed11.30%
Male Unemployed10.53%
Male Employed3.53%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Leesburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Leesburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,139$73,409
Families$50,000$68,049
Married Families$67,625-
Non Families$43,173$83,962
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Income by Household Type

Leesburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

63.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Leesburg Married by Age and Sex

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Leesburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Leesburg Marital Status by Race

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Leesburg Marital Status

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93

Number of Veterans

93

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War5
Korea4
World War II

Leesburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7432
35 to 5429
75+21
55 to 6411
18 to 34

Leesburg Veterans by Age

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Leesburg Veterans by Race

Leesburg Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leesburg Veterans by Education

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59.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Leesburg Employment by Age

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Leesburg Employment by Race

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Leesburg 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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62.16%

Born in Leesburg

99.37%

Native Born

0.63%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.37% of Leesburg residents were born in the United States, with 62.16% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Leesburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,02770.69%
20201,02070.69%
20191,01370.70%
20181,00680.80%
201799820.20%
201699610.10%
2015995-7-0.70%
20141,002-5-0.50%
20131,00730.30%
20121,004-4-0.40%
20111,00820.20%
20101,0060.00%

Leesburg Population by Year