|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Leon is 135. Leon, West Virginia is the 17,538th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Leon was in 2010, when its population was 158. In 2010, Leon was the 17,427th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,538th largest city in the US. Leon is currently 14.6% smaller than it was in 2010.
Leon has grown 2.2% since the 2000. Leon, West Virginia is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 87% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|17533||Cordova, South Carolina||135||-12.9%|
|17535||Haywood City, Missouri||135||-43.7%|
|17537||Jordan Valley, Oregon||135||-43.2%|
|17538||Leon, West Virginia||135||2.2%|
|17539||Linden, North Carolina||135||-0.7%|
|17540||Long Island, Kansas||135||-12.9%|
|17541||Milton Center, Ohio||135||-30.7%|
The total voting age population of Leon, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 166. The voting age population is 54.8% male and 45.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.8% of the residents of Leon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Leon are 100.0% White. Additionally, 0.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Leon, 43.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 71.7%. On a per-household basis, 39.1% of families are below the poverty line in Leon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 41.6% of Leon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.5% of Leon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 0.8% have a bachelor's degree and 0.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Leon residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Leon, 4.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Leon is $28,125.
In Leon, 83.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 16.9% of housing units in Leon.
Of all the housing units in Leon, 31.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Leon, 14.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Leon is $-1,333,333,334.
In Leon, 74.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.