Leeton, Missouri Population 2023

523

Leeton is a city located in Johnson County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 523, it is the 475th largest city in Missouri and the 18807th largest city in the United States.Leeton is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -1.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 532 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Leeton has a population density of 1,030 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leeton is $54,385 with a poverty rate of 10.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Leeton is 36.8 years, 30.8 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Leeton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.2%
  • Two or more races: 1.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Leeton, Missouri is 523 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 532.

Leeton, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Other race

Leeton Population by Race

Leeton Population Pyramid 2023

Leeton Median Age

36.8

Total

30.8

Male

41.5

Female

Leeton Adults

There are 409 adults, (92 of whom are seniors) in Leeton.

Leeton Age Dependency

93.1

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64

Child Dependency Ratio

Leeton Sex Ratio

Female28446.41%
Male32853.59%

Leeton Population by Age

Leeton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.55

Average Family Size

3.14

Average Household Size

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Leeton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Leeton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Leeton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

Leeton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$27,284

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$19,688

Average Female

Leeton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Leeton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Leeton Language

99.1% of Leeton residents speak only English, while 0.9% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.9% of the population.

Leeton Language

Leeton Poverty by Race

rate

10.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.86%

Male Poverty Rate

9.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leeton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leeton is Multiple, with 20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leeton is White, with 10.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.61%.

Leeton Poverty

Leeton Poverty Rate by Education

Leeton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Leeton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Leeton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Leeton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Leeton 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 45-54.

Leeton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Leeton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

71

Number of Veterans

66

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

Leeton Veterans by War

Leeton Veterans by Age

count

Leeton Veterans by Race

Leeton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leeton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Leeton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Leeton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Leeton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

83.08%

Born in Leeton

114.1%

Native Born

0.94%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

0.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

114.1% of Leeton residents were born in the United States, with 83.08% having been born in Missouri. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Leeton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Leeton Population by Year