Leesburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Leesburg, FL

General Leesburg Information

State: Florida

County: Lake County

Close cities: Howey in the Hills, FL, Silver Lake, FL, Weirsdale, FL, Lady Lake, FL, Astatula, FL, Yalaha, FL, Okahumpka, FL, Venice, FL, Grand Island, FL, The Villages, FL, Fruitland Park, FL

Leesburg Population (census data)
Total 21,351 (+25.7% since 2000)
Male 9,734 (45.6%)
Female 11,617 (54.4%)

Population Density: 1,144 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.8 (US Avg is 100)

Leesburg Elevation: 79 feet above sea level

Land Area: 18.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,956

Zip Codes: 34788, 34748, 34749, and 34789.

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Leesburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (64.3%)
  • Black (29.1%)
  • Hispanic (4.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (11.8%)
  • German (11.7%)
  • United States (8.2%)
  • Irish (7.6%)
  • French (3.5%)
  • Subsaharan African (2.6%)
Foriegn Born: 883 people (4.1%)
  • Latin America (50.9%)
  • Europe (25.5%)
  • Asia (12.7%)
  • North America (10.9%)

Local Leesburg Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Tampa Bay Rays,
NFL Football: Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NBA Basketball: Orlando Magic,
NHL Hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers
NCAA Sports: University of Central Florida, Stetson University

Leesburg School Information

High Schools
Leesburg High School (1401 W Meadows Avenue, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)
Middle Schools
Carver Middle School (1200 N Beecher Street, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)
Oak Park Middle School (2101 W South Street, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Beverly Shores Elementary School (1108 W Griffin Road, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)
Leesburg Elementary (2229 South Street, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)
Treadway Elementary School (10619 Treadway School Road, Leesburg, FL, 34788 - Lake County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Life Stream Academy (2020 Talley Road, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)
Rimes Early Learning & Literacy Center (3101 Schoolview Street, Leesburg, FL, 34748 - Lake County School District District)

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