Statewide Claims to Fame

Leesville is 2nd in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Leesville is 2nd in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - Two or More

Leesville is 6th in Louisiana out of 61 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Leesville is 15th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Leesville, Louisiana Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Current population (2012) 6,817 52nd 4,601,893 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.6 72nd 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,181.8 73rd 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 7.5% 45th 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.8% 71st 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.0% 45th 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.5% 50th 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.9% 62nd 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 54.1% 62nd 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 35.2% 48th 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.0% 15th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.5% 24th 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.5% 2nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.1% 2nd 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.2% 22nd 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 50.7% 63rd 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 51.0% 79th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.8% 27th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 3,068 77th 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 26.8% 23rd 18.1% 25.9%
Households 2,482 88th 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 47.6% 100th 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $82,300 95th $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.4 90th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $20,537 68th $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $39,167 67th $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.4% 49th 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Leesville Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 804 61st 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $219,563 38th $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $36,957 6th $12,921 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $23,218 36th $9,729,869 $613,795,732

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