LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Leesville, LA

Leesville, LA is located in Vernon County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Leesville is about 8,132 with about 381 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 36,463.

The Average Home Value is $107,450.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 43% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,980.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 22% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Leesville is about 11.5%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Vernon County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 79.46% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 81.69%
Democratic: 16.78%
Libertarian: 1.09%
Other: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

New Llano, LA (0.67 mi.)
Anacoco, LA (9.01 mi.)
Fort Polk, LA (9.02 mi.)
Leesville, LA (9.02 mi.)
Evans, LA (13.41 mi.)
Hornbeck, LA (13.76 mi.)
Kurthwood, LA (16.03 mi.)
Deridder, LA (18.96 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71446, 71459
Latitude : 31.134288
Longitude : -93.180345
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 309 ft.
Area Code(s) : 337

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.81
Male Population Estimate : 49.74%
Female Population Estimate : 45.33%
Median Age : 28.6
Male Median Age : 28.3
Female Median Age : 29.0

White Population Estimate : 71.41%
Black Population Estimate : 18.59%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 8.29%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.22%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.97%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.17%
Other Population Estimate : 3.64%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Leesville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Vernon County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Vernon County: About 292 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Vernon County is about 44% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 1% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.