Leesburg is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,983 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Leesburg is the 214th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Leesburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Leesburg is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Leesburg who work in sales jobs (15.89%), office and administrative support (10.86%), and food service (9.52%).
Also of interest is that Leesburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Leesburg is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.29% of adults 25 and older in Leesburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Leesburg in 2010 was $24,261, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,044 for a family of four. However, Leesburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Leesburg is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Leesburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Leesburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Leesburg include German, Italian, English, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Leesburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.