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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Leakesville is 3,603. Leakesville, Mississippi is the 5,725th largest city in the US.
The current population of Leakesville (3,603) is it's peak population.
Leakesville has grown 251.8% since the 2000. Leakesville, Mississippi is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 99% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|5720||West Columbia, Texas||3,611||-15.0%|
|5722||Gouverneur, New York||3,608||-15.2%|
|5723||Laguna Vista, Texas||3,605||61.5%|
The total voting age population of Leakesville, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 646. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.8% of the residents of Leakesville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Leakesville are 79.1% White, 19.4% Black, 0.8% Two or more races, 0.4% American Indian and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Leakesville, 25.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.6%. On a per-household basis, 20.7% of families are below the poverty line in Leakesville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.3% of Leakesville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.8% of Leakesville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.1% have a bachelor's degree and 11.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Leakesville residents aged 5 and older, 1.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Leakesville is 8.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Leakesville, 24.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Leakesville is $33,542.
In Leakesville, 65.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.1% of housing units in Leakesville.
Of all the housing units in Leakesville, 11.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Leakesville, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Leakesville is $568.
In Leakesville, 71.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.