Leon County, Texas's estimated population is 17,836 with a growth rate of 0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Leon County, Texas is the 134th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 16,723 and has seen a growth of 6.66% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 54.05%.
87.11% of Leon County, Texas residents speak only English, while 12.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.41% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Leon County, Texas is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Leon County, Texas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.58%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Leon County, Texas
93.89% of Leon County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 76.68% having been born in Texas. 4.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.