Leesburg SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

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Leesburg, Florida Info Snack

Leesburg is a city in Lake County, Florida, United States. The population was 15,956 at the 2000 census. As of 2005, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau was 19,086. Leesburg is located in central Florida, between Lake Harris and Lake Griffin, at the head of the Oklawaha River system. It is part of the Orlando?Kissimmee?Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area. Leesburg is the home of Lake-Sumter State College (LSSC) with campuses also in Clermont, Florida and Sumterville. It is also the home of Beacon College.
Population
21,853
Unemployment
11.0%
Poverty
22.5%
Median Home
$126,000
Median Income
$36,710
Median Rent
$844

Rankings for Leesburg in Florida

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Map Of Leesburg, FL

Population over time in Leesburg

Year Population % Change
2017 21,853 1.3%
2016 21,570 1.7%
2015 21,209 1.4%
2014 20,915 1.4%
2013 20,627 0.8%
2012 20,463 1.2%
2011 20,230 0.5%
2010 20,138 -

Crime in Leesburg Per 100k

Crime Leesburg FL USA
Violent Crime 1028.0 408.0 382.9
Murder 22.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 342.7 88.6 98.0
Aggravated Assault 571.1 276.5 248.9
Property Crime 5794.5 2512.4 2362.0
Burglary 1124.6 423.4 430.4
Larceny 4292.1 1884.5 1694.0
Car Theft 377.8 204.5 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Leesburg

White
55.6% (12,155)
African American
26.6% (5,803)
American Indian
0.3% (69)
Asian
1.1% (233)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (7)
Two Or More
2.9% (629)
Hispanic
13.5% (2,957)
Race Leesburg FL USA
White 55.6% 54.9% 61.5%
African American 26.6% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 13.5% 24.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Leesburg, Florida

Less than $10,000
11.4% (249,124)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (207,603)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (301,571)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (266,606)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (358,389)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (358,389)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (227,271)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.3% (159,526)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (28,408)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (26,223)
Income Leesburg FL USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 7.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 11.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 14.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 18.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 11.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.3% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 4.8% 6.3%

Gender in Leesburg

Female
53.1% (11,613)
Male
46.9% (10,239)
Gender Leesburg FL USA
Female 53.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Leesburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.6% (794)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,617)
High School / GED
36.1% (7,890)
Some College
22.3% (4,871)
Associate's Degree
10.3% (2,245)
Bachelor's Degree
10.5% (2,296)
Master's Degree
4.1% (886)
Professional Degree
0.9% (187)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (62)
Education Leesburg FL USA
< 9th Grade 3.6% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 7.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 36.1% 29.0% 27.3%
Some College 22.3% 20.4% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.3% 9.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.5% 18.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.1% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.1% 1.4%

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