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Welcome to Leland ...
The city of Leland is located in Washington County.
The location of Leland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Leland has a population of 3,981 people<2> (see below for details).
Leland is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Leland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Leland is located in the (662) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Leland had a population of 4,481 people (which is 8.76% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Leland the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Leland represents 0.15% of the population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 67th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,481 people, the population of Leland decreased 18.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,502 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Leland had an population of 3,981 people. This is a decrease of 11.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.64% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Leland.
Communities near Leland ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Leland and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Leland.
Communities Also Named Leland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Leland - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan (3), Nebraska, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Leland.
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 Leland:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leland ...
Looking for more information about Leland? 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 Leland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Leland.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019