Skip to Main Content
B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Housing
    A-
  3. Nightlife
    C
  4. Good for Families
    B+
  5. Diversity
    B+
  6. Jobs
    B
  7. Weather
    B+
  8. Cost of Living
    A-
  9. Health & Fitness
    C+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    B
  11. Commute
    C
Leon County is located in Texas with a population of 17,098. In Leon County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Leon County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Leon County are above average.
Population
17,098

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$110,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$730
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Leon County
Get Rates
  • $0 Lender Fee on Home Loans Limited Time Only
  • Biggest Home Loan Sale Ever. Low interest rates. Get a quote today!
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Leon County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    0
    500.1
  • Theft
    0
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    24%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    13%

Working in Leon County

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$44,818
National
$55,322

Leon County Reviews

No reviews yet

Take our survey to add your review

Review Leon County