Leon, Kansas Population 2020

728

Leon is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 728, it is the 233rd largest city in Kansas and the 11711th largest city in the United States. Leon is currently declining at a rate of -0.14% annually but its population has increased by 3.41% 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 1,006 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leon is $69,510 with a poverty rate of 15.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $747 per month, and the median house value is $59,500. The median age in Leon is 38.2 years, 40.2 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.6 males.

Leon Demographics

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

  • White: 93.78%
  • Black or African American: 3.56%
  • Two or more races: 1.04%
  • Asian: 0.89%
  • Native American: 0.74%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Leon, Kansas is 728, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 730.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 704.

Leon, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White63393.78%
Black or African American243.56%
Two or More Races71.04%
Asian60.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.74%

Leon Population Pyramid 2020

Leon Median Age

38.2


Total

40.2


Male

37.9


Female

Leon Adults

There are 495 adults, (98 of whom are seniors) in Leon.

Leon Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Leon Sex Ratio

Female

322

47.70%

Male

353

52.30%

Leon Households and Families

Leon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Leon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male80%20%
Female76.9%23.1%
Married72.2%27.8%
All70.5%29.5%
Non Family58.5%41.5%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2582.6270.5
Married1513.0972.2
Non Family531.0458.5
Female392.976.9
Male152.7380

2.97

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Leon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.70%
9th to 12th Grade4911.50%
High School Graduate15135.45%
Some College13331.22%
Associates Degree5713.38%
Bachelors Degree143.29%
Graduate Degree194.46%

Leon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40936330
Hispanic95
Asian663
Native American5
Multiple Races55

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 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,583$49,500$35,469
Less Than High School$28,409$29,545$
High School Grad$50,893$50,893$
Some College$47,917$53,750$35,781
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$44,583

Average Earnings

$49,500

Average Male

$35,469

Average Female

Leon Language

Leon Language by Age

Leon Language

98.61% of Leon residents speak only English, while 1.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Leon Poverty

Leon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White62710216.27%
Hispanic14321.43%

15.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.03%

Male Poverty Rate

18.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leon is Hispanic, with 21.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leon is White, with 16.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.04%.

Name Poverty
High School19.87%
Less Than High School15.38%
Some College7.37%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Male Unemployed28.57%
Female Employed11.03%
Male Employed6.29%

Leon Income

Leon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,063$69,510
Families$65,417$70,227
Married Families$78,047-
Non Families$35,625$63,449

Leon Marital Status

Leon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

64.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Leon Married by Age and Sex

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

Leon Veterans

59

Number of Veterans

45

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
First Gulf War17
Korea9
World War II5
Second Gulf War3

$Leon Veterans by Education

1.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leon Employment Status

65.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Leon Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.59%

Born in Kansas

98.81%

Native Born

1.19%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.81% of Leon residents were born in the United States, with 76.59% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020728-1-0.14%
2019729-1-0.14%
2018730-4-0.54%
2017734-1-0.14%
201673530.41%
201573230.41%
2014729-1-0.14%
2013730-1-0.14%
2012731-6-0.81%
2011737-1-0.14%
20107380.00%