The City of Leon had a population of 1,802 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Leon is located at latitude 40.7413 and longitude -93.7556 in Decatur County. The formal boundaries for the City of Leon (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Decatur County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,125 feet.
The City of Leon (GNIS ID: 468204) has a C2 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place legally coextensive with a county subdivision but treated as independent of any county subdivision. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The City of Leon is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Decatur County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Leon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,196|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,118|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,314|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.28|
|Population in Households||1,740|
|Population in Familes||1,336|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||62|
|Median Household Income||$30,257|
|Average Household Income||$44,096|
|Per Capita Income||$18,373|
|Total Housing Units||933 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||451 (48.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||288 (30.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||195 (20.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,448|
|Average Home Value||$110,366|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.92%|
The table below compares Leon to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 182||82nd|
|Population Density||# 592||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 539||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 1009||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1004||1st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.