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Leland is 13th in North Carolina out of 145 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Current population (2012) 15,123 60th 9,752,073 313,914,040
Size in square miles 19.8 38th 48,617.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 683.8 131st 196.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 8.4% 21st 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.4% 121st 23.4% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.0% 61st 13.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 95.4% 13th 84.1% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 37.9% 35th 26.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Race - White 83.9% 36th 71.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.0% 99th 22.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 37th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.5% 72nd 2.5% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 132nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 79th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.9% 97th 8.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 81.5% 37th 64.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Female residents 51.8% 85th 51.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.5% 101st 7.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Housing units 6,583 64th 4,362,740 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 7.7% 119th 17.0% 25.9%
Households 5,822 62nd 3,664,119 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 79.6% 27th 67.8% 66.1%
Home median value $194,900 41st $152,700 $186,200
People per household 2.2 128th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Leland Rank North Carolina US
Income per capita $32,287 25th $25,256 $27,915
Income per household $61,324 33rd $46,291 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.2% 101st 16.1% 14.3%

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