|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Leland is 25,974. Leland, North Carolina is the 1,501st largest city in the US.
Leland is located entirely in Brunswick County.
The current population of Leland (25,974) is it's peak population.
Leland has grown 529.9% since the 2000. Leland, North Carolina is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 99% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Leland has a population density of 683.8 people per square mile.
|1501||Leland, North Carolina||25,974||529.9%|
|1502||Lodi, New Jersey||25,966||8.3%|
|1507||El Cerrito, California||25,845||11.3%|
The total voting age population of Leland, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,939. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.8% of the residents of Leland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Leland are 83.8% White, 8.8% Black, 3.1% Two or more races, 1.8% Asian, 1.5% Other and 0.9% American Indian. Additionally, 4.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Leland, 8.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.6%. On a per-household basis, 5.9% of families are below the poverty line in Leland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.8% of Leland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.5% of Leland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 37.8% have a bachelor's degree and 13.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Leland residents aged 5 and older, 5.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Leland is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Leland, 17.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Leland is $68,924.
In Leland, 80.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.6% of housing units in Leland.
Of all the housing units in Leland, 1.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Leland, 80.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 7,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Leland is $1,173.
In Leland, 90.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.