The Town of Leland had a population of 16,228 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||16,081|
|Population in Familes||13,127|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||147|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,038 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,214 (64.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,878 (23.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||946 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$184,729|
|Average Home Value||$206,689|
|Median Household Income||$54,389|
|Average Household Income||$65,055|
|Per Capita Income||$27,545|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Leland to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 54||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 301||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 417||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 124||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 155||79th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.