Leggett, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Leggett, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Leggett had a population of 58 as of July 1, 2016. Leggett ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Leggett is located at latitude 35.9896 and longitude -77.5801 in Edgecombe County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Leggett (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Edgecombe County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 59 feet.

The Town of Leggett (GNIS ID: 2406000) 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.

The Town of Leggett is located within Township 5-Lower Fishing Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Edgecombe County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Leggett population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Leggett: Leggetsville, Logsboro.

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Leggett, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 58
Population in Households 58
Population in Familes 49
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 23
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 16
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 29 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $75,000
Average Home Value $102,941


Median Household Income $46,511
Average Household Income $57,893
Per Capita Income $20,248
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.54% -0.7%
Households -0.68% -0.89%
Families -2.71% -1.28%
Median Household Income   -0.6%
Per Capita Income   0.34%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Leggett, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leggett 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 732 1st
Population Density1 # 708 4th
Diversity Index2 # 71 91st
Median Household Income # 243 67th
Per Capita Income # 461 38th

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