Leesport is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,891 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Leesport is the 611th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs, Leesport isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Leesport are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Leesport is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Leesport who work in office and administrative support (13.47%), sales jobs (11.17%), and business and financial occupations (8.60%).
Also of interest is that Leesport has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Leesport are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.86% of adults in Leesport having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Leesport in 2018 was $29,181, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,724 for a family of four. However, Leesport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Leesport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Leesport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Leesport include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Leesport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.