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Leesburg is 20th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 20,796 105th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 30.8 49th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 653.2 415th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 81st 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.2% 193rd 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 22.6% 109th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.8% 282nd 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.6% 278th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Race - White 63.5% 365th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 28.2% 67th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 273rd 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.7% 222nd 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 20th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 163rd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.0% 288th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 59.2% 266th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Female residents 54.2% 21st 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 8.4% 317th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Housing units 10,625 150th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 35.5% 129th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 8,800 151st 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.6% 400th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $133,000 356th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.2 365th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Income per capita $22,603 274th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $36,061 369th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 16.0% 164th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Leesburg Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,598 147th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $701,743 70th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $33,017 32nd $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $71,217 92nd $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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