Leon, Kansas Population 2021

731
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Leon is a city located in Butler County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 731, it is the 233rd largest city in Kansas and the 11688th largest city in the United States . Leon is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 3.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 704 in 2010. Leon reached it's highest population of 738 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Leon has a population density of 1,010 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leon is $90,828 with a poverty rate of 20.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $745 per month, and the median house value is $72,500. The median age in Leon is 38 years, 40.5 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Leon Demographics

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

  • White: 94.14%
  • Black or African American: 3.26%
  • Asian: 1.14%
  • Two or more races: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Leon, Kansas is 731 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 734.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 704.

Leon, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57894.14%
Black or African American203.26%
Two or More Races71.14%
Asian71.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.33%
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Leon Population by Race

Leon Population Pyramid $2021

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Leon Median Age

38


Total

40.5


Male

37.5


Female

Leon Adults

There are 460 adults, (92 of whom are seniors) in Leon.

Leon Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Leon Sex Ratio

Female

303

49.35%

Male

311

50.65%

Leon Population by Age

Leon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Leon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male76.9%23.1%
Married67.4%32.6%
All67.1%32.9%
Female66.7%33.3%
Non Family64.4%35.6%

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Leon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2432.5367.1
Married1353.0467.4
Non Family591.0564.4
Female362.8966.7
Male132.9276.9

2.88

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Leon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41.01%
9th to 12th Grade399.80%
High School Graduate14536.43%
Some College11729.40%
Associates Degree5112.81%
Bachelors Degree225.53%
Graduate Degree205.03%
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Leon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Leon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White38334338
Hispanic85
Asian774
2+ Races55
Native American2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.14%.

Leon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,219$49,375$38,333
Less Than 9th Grade$30,833$$
High School Graduate$43,000$43,750$
Some College$50,625$64,063$38,333
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$44,219

Average Earnings

$49,375

Average Male

$38,333

Average Female

Leon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Leon Language by Age

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Leon Language

98.28% of Leon residents speak only English, while 1.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Leon Language

Leon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57012021.05%
Hispanic15426.67%

20.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.01%

Male Poverty Rate

22.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leon is Hispanic, with 26.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leon is White, with 21.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.11%.

Leon Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School25.52%
Less Than 9th Grade20.93%
Some College7.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Leon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed54.55%
Female Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed11.72%
Male Employed10.00%

Leon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Leon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,125$90,828
Families$76,250$73,074
Married Families$80,956-
Non Families$35,469$142,080
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Income by Household Type

Leon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

61.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Leon Married by Age and Sex

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Leon Marriage

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

Leon Marital Status by Race

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Leon Marital Status

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51

Number of Veterans

37

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War17
Vietnam16
Korea6
Second Gulf War5
World War II2

Leon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5419
65 to 7412
75+10
55 to 647
18 to 343

Leon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5111.49%
Hispanic112.50%

Leon Veterans by Race

Leon Veterans by Education

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1.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leon Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Leon Employment by Age

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Leon Employment by Race

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Leon 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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75.41%

Born in Leon

98.53%

Native Born

1.47%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.53% of Leon residents were born in the United States, with 75.41% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Leon Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021731-1-0.14%
2020732-1-0.14%
2019733-1-0.14%
2018734-2-0.27%
20177360.00%
201673640.55%
201573210.14%
201473110.14%
2013730-1-0.14%
2012731-6-0.81%
2011737-1-0.14%
20107380.00%

Leon Population by Year