Leesburg, Florida 

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FLORIDA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

53,285

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,725,656

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

21,853

+8.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$33,846

Median Home Price

$174,900

Best Places to Live in Leesburg, Florida

Diverse resort city - East-central Florida, about 25 miles from the Atlantic Coast. April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Leesburg, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Entertainment
-Outdoor recreation
-Strong job growth
Cons
-Tourist impact
-Hot, humid summers
-Growth and sprawl

 $123,500 
1502 Woodlyn Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1142 SqFt
 $3,500 
Lk3311 | 1208 Lee St Lot 53
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 365 SqFt
 $7,500 
28229 County Road 33 Lot C197
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 374 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro Area

Before Walt Disney World came to the area in the 1970’s, Orlando was a sleepy town with an economy based on citrus and cattle. Starting with the clandestine 1965 purchase of forty-three square miles of farmland southwest of the city and the opening of Walt Disney World in 1971, the city has become a major tourist destination and entertainment center. It is so much a tourist attraction, and known so well for its tourist venues, that evaluating it as a place to live is a challenge.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Leesburg
Zip Codes: 34748
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 106 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Leesburg is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Leesburg jobs have increased by 3.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Leesburg's cost of living is 11.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Leesburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Leesburg, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Lake county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Leesburg's population is 21,853 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Leesburg is $174,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Leesburg public schools spend $8,648 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Leesburg. More Education


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Housing Market in Leesburg

It's a good time to buy in Leesburg. Home Appreciation is up 7.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Leesburg Real Estate

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Reviews for Leesburg   4 Reviews
Leesburg Land between the lakes - 9/29/2008
My city sits between Lakes Harris and Griffin as part of the St. John's river system it helped the city grow.Now we rest between the two top growing communitys in... Read More

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Qaulity of life in general - 10/22/2007
Due to poor wages for the working class most people have to work two jobs this includes both husband and wife therefore children lack supervision so the crime rate is... Read More

Slow Pace ... Slower Moving People - 10/3/2007
Nice little town surrounded by lakes. Great if you are retired as the majority of the population is 60+. This is largely driven by The Villages (largest retirement... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN LEESBURG
$123,500
1502 Woodlyn Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$3,500
Lk3311 | 1208 Lee St Lot 53
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$7,500
28229 County Road 33 Lot C197
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$128,900
Nh1038 | 29118 Cutter Ln Lot 24
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$14,000
3334 E Dean St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$134,900
714 Park Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$165,000
924 Forest Breeze Path
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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