The Town of Leland had a population of 21,189 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Leland is located at latitude 34.2563 and longitude -78.0447 in Brunswick County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Leland 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.
|Total Population||21,189 (100%)|
|Population in Households||21,035 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||17,125 (80.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||154 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$72,768|
|Average Household Income||$86,849|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$36,162|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||10,368 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,978 (67.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,135 (20.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,255 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$259,428|
|Average Home Value||$276,451|
|Housing Affordability Index3||174|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.03%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.98%|
The table below compares Leland to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 44||94th|
|Population Density||# 202||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 85||89th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 250||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 107||86th|
|Diversity Index||# 378||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.