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People

Total Population 2,965
Male Share of the Population 46.6%
Female Share of the Population 53.4%
Senior Citizens 9.7%
Employed Population 16+ 1,257
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 48.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,992
% Above Poverty Level 80.1%
% Below Poverty Level 19.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.8%
Median Gross Rent $886
Median House Value $111,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 36.4%
US/American 0%
English 2.9%
Irish 11.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Leesburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 10 miles N of Albany, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 140 miles S of Atlanta, Georgia
County Lee
Metro Area Albany
Standard Zip Codes 31763
Phone Area Codes 229
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.731
Longitude -84.17

Leesburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ALBANY 3 SE
Distance 13.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 60 F
Apr Temp 50 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 53.4 inches
Station CORDELE
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches
Station CUTHBERT
Distance 36.1 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 52 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 52.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Albany 76,466 $34,252
Bronwood 191 $33,125
Leslie 365 $45,000
Sasser 356 $35,000
Smithville 584 $60,833
Warwick 418 $24,226

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Leesburg Public Libraries

Library
Lee County Public Library System
"245 WALNUT AVENUE, SOUTH"
Leesburg, Georgia
(229) 759-2369
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Leesburg High Schools

LEE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
ONE TROJAN WAY
229-903-2260
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,591 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.9

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