AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Leesburg, AL

Leesburg, AL is located in Cherokee County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Leesburg is about 1,013 with about 62 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,849.

The Average Home Value is $159,900.00, which is roughly 28% higher than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 15% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $52,852.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Leesburg is about 10.5%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Cherokee County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 84.66% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 86.03%
Democratic: 13.2%
Other: 0.76%


Nearby Locations

Centre, AL (6.03 mi.)
Collinsville, AL (10.66 mi.)
Cedar Bluff, AL (10.94 mi.)
Hokes Bluff, AL (13.63 mi.)
East Gadsden, AL (13.63 mi.)
Gadsden, AL (14.12 mi.)
Crossville, AL (15.09 mi.)
Glencoe, AL (15.88 mi.)
Dawson, AL (15.90 mi.)
Southside, AL (16.46 mi.)
Attalla, AL (16.92 mi.)
Geraldine, AL (18.65 mi.)
Piedmont, AL (18.82 mi.)
Borden Springs, AL (18.82 mi.)
Brdn Sprngs, AL (18.82 mi.)
Gaylesville, AL (19.09 mi.)
Pine Ridge, AL (19.71 mi.)
Fort Payne, AL (19.71 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35983
Latitude : 34.170708
Longitude : -85.758333
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 585 ft.
Area Code(s) : 256

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.46
Male Population Estimate : 47.99%
Female Population Estimate : 49.13%
Median Age : 42.0
Male Median Age : 41.8
Female Median Age : 42.2

White Population Estimate : 92.80%
Black Population Estimate : 3.48%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.14%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.16%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.48%
Other Population Estimate : 0.60%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Leesburg specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cherokee County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cherokee County: About 330 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cherokee County is about 52% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 13% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.