Leesville Information

Leesville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Leesville, LA

General Leesville Information

State: Louisiana

County: Vernon Parish

Close cities: Newllano, LA, DeRidder, LA, Fort Polk South, LA, Anacoco, LA, Hornbeck, LA, Florien, LA, Rosepine, LA, Otis, LA, Slagle, LA, Fort Polk North, LA, New Llano, LA

Leesville Population (census data)
Total 5,957 (-10.0% since 2000)
Male 2,918 (49.0%)
Female 3,039 (51.0%)

Population Density: 1,093 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.6 (US Avg is 100)

Leesville Elevation: 254 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1900

Land Area: 5.45 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,456

Zip Codes: 71446, 71496, and 71459.

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Leesville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.6%)
  • Black (35.3%)
  • Hispanic (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Other race (2.3%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Korean (0.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.6%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.4%)
  • German (8.3%)
  • Irish (6.2%)
  • English (5.1%)
  • French (3.0%)
  • Italian (2.0%)
Foriegn Born: 380 people (6.4%)
  • Asia (57.1%)
  • Europe (30.4%)
  • Latin America (12.5%)

Local Leesville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: New Orleans Saints, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: , Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Northwestern State University, McNeese State University

Leesville School Information

High Schools
Hicks High School (1296 Hicks School Road, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Leesville High School (502 Berry Avenue, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Leesville Junior High School (480 Berry Avenue, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Pickering High School (180 Lebleu Road, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Middle Schools
Vernon Middle School (1410 Nona Street, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
East Leesville Elementary School (203 Belview Road, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Pickering Elementary School (116 Lebleu Road, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
South Polk Elementary School (1665 Louisiana Avenue Entrance, Leesville, LA, 71459 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
West Leesville Elementary School (1200 Abe Allen Memorial Drive, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Leesville Developmental Center (401 West Texas Highway, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Special School District # 1 District)
Vernon Parish Optional School (401 Nolan Trace, Leesville, LA, 71446 - Vernon Parish School Board District)

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