|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Leigh is 431. Leigh, Nebraska is the 13,789th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Leigh was in 1990, when its population was 447. In 1990, Leigh was the 13,584th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,789th largest city in the US. Leigh is currently 3.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Leigh has shrunk 2.4% since the year 2000. Leigh, Nebraska is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|13784||DeRuyter, New York||431||-18.9%|
|13790||Lost Nation, Iowa||431||-12.9%|
|13793||Red Level, Alabama||431||-22.2%|
|13795||St. Paul, Oregon||431||20.7%|
The total voting age population of Leigh, Nebraska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 317. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.4% of the residents of Leigh are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Leigh are 94.9% White, 4.0% Two or more races and 1.0% Asian. Additionally, 3.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Leigh, 11.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.7%. On a per-household basis, 3.2% of families are below the poverty line in Leigh.
Among those aged 16 and older, 75.6% of Leigh residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.6% of Leigh residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.0% have a bachelor's degree and 8.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Leigh residents aged 5 and older, 1.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Leigh is 0.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Leigh, 17.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Leigh is $49,821.
In Leigh, 67.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.4% of housing units in Leigh.
Of all the housing units in Leigh, 46.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Leigh, 0.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Leigh is $663.
In Leigh, 79.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.