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Welcome to Leesburg ...
The location of Leesburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Leesburg has a population of 54,215 people<2> (see below for details).
Leesburg is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Leesburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Leesburg had a population of 42,616 people (or 13.65% of the total population of Loudoun County). This makes Leesburg the county's most populous community.
The population of Leesburg represents 0.53% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 17th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 42,616 people, the population of Leesburg increased 50.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 28,311 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Leesburg had an population of 54,215 people. This is an increase of 27.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 91.5% 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.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Leesburg and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
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 Alabama, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi (2), New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.
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 ...
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.leesburgva.org/
The official website for Loudoun County: www.co.loudoun.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019