The City of Leon had a population of 1,914 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Leon is located at latitude 40.7397 and longitude -93.7477 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.
|Population in Households||1,851|
|Population in Familes||1,411|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||63|
|Median Household Income||$31,668|
|Average Household Income||$45,578|
|Per Capita Income||$19,096|
|Total Housing Units||935 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||485 (51.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||305 (32.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||144 (15.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,061|
|Average Home Value||$115,947|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.17%|
|Per Capita Income||1.14%|
The table below compares Leon to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 174||83rd|
|Population Density||# 562||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 507||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 1009||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1004||1st|
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