Leakesville is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 880 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Leakesville is the 178th largest community in Mississippi.
Unlike some towns, Leakesville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Leakesville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Leakesville is a town of construction workers and builders, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leakesville who work in management occupations (11.26%), office and administrative support (8.87%), and teaching (8.87%).
As is often the case in a small town, Leakesville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Leakesville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.47% of adults in Leakesville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Leakesville in 2010 was $19,550, which is upper middle income relative to Mississippi, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,200 for a family of four.
Leakesville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Leakesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Leakesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Leakesville include German, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Leakesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.