The Town of Leland had a population of 17,411 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Leland is located at latitude 34.1908 and longitude -78.0038 in Brunswick County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Leland (see map below) encompass a land area of 19.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles. Brunswick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.
The Town of Leland (GNIS ID: 2406002) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Leland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||17,263|
|Population in Familes||14,107|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||148|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,458 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,434 (64.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,968 (23.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,056 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$231,188|
|Average Home Value||$265,081|
|Median Household Income||$56,952|
|Average Household Income||$74,104|
|Per Capita Income||$30,689|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
The table below compares Leland to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 53||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 273||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 385||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 94||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 104||86th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.