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Welcome to Leesburg ...
The town of Leesburg is located in Cherokee County.
The location of Leesburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Leesburg has a population of 1,016 people<2> (see below for details).
Leesburg is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Leesburg lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Leesburg (for example, toward Cave Spring (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Area codes for Leesburg: (256) & (938)<4>
The ZIP code for Leesburg: 35983<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Leesburg had a population of 1,027 people. This makes Leesburg the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Leesburg represents 0.02% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 252nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,027 people, the population of Leesburg increased 28.54% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 799 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Leesburg had an population of 1,016 people. This is a decrease of 1.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.16% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Leesburg.
Communities near Leesburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Leesburg.
Communities Also Named Leesburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Leesburg - they are located in Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi (2), New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Leesburg.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Leesburg:
Websites for Leesburg ...
Official Website: www.leesburg-al.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leesburg ...
Looking for more information about Leesburg? 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 Leesburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Leesburg.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Leesburg: www.leesburg-al.org/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jul 2019