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Welcome to Leeds ...
The location of Leeds has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Leeds has a population of 12,040 people<3> (see below for details).
Leeds was established in 1887.
The community of Leeds is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Leeds lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Leeds lies within the (205) area code.
The ZIP code for Leeds: 35094<5>
Websites for Leeds ...
Official Website: www.leedsalabama.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Leeds had an population of 12,040 people. This is an increase of 2.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.16% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Leeds had a population of 11,773 people. This makes Leeds the county's 12th most populous community.
The population of Leeds represents 0.25% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 55th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,773 people, the population of Leeds increased 12.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 10,455 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Leeds.
Communities Also Named Leeds ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Leeds - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Leeds.
Communities near Leeds ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Leeds.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Leeds. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leeds.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Leeds. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Leeds.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Leeds. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Leeds.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leeds ...
Looking for more information about Leeds? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Leeds, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Leeds.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Leeds: www.leedsalabama.com/
The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Jul 2020