Leeds is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 12,040 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Leeds is the 58th largest community in Alabama.
Leeds real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Leeds house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Leeds is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Leeds is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leeds who work in office and administrative support (11.27%), sales jobs (9.83%), and management occupations (9.83%).
Also of interest is that Leeds has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Leeds has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Leeds a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Leeds doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Leeds is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.28% of adults in Leeds have a college degree.
The per capita income in Leeds in 2018 was $31,726, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,904 for a family of four. However, Leeds contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Leeds is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Leeds home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Leeds residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Leeds include English, Irish, German, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Leeds is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.