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Leesville
  • Town in Louisiana

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade C minus
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade C
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Leesville is a town in Louisiana with a population of 5,681. Leesville is in Vernon Parish. Living in Leesville offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Many families live in Leesville and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Leesville are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$98,600
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$835
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    57%
  • Own
    43%
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Leesville Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    763.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    90.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,036
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    5,034.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    218.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    national  11%

Working in Leesville

Jobs
grade C minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$35,652
National
$75,149

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