Leesville, Louisiana

Leesville: City in Louisiana, United States

About

Leesville is a city located in the county of Vernon Parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,612 and a population density of 1,177 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,523 inhabitants.

Leesville locator map
Location of Leesville on Louisiana map.

Quick Facts about Leesville

Population : 5,523 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
County : Vernon Parish
Phone Area Codes : 337
Area : 5.62 km2
Altitude : 253 feet / 77 meters
Capital city : Leesville is capital of Vernon Parish
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:43:27 (14th June 2024)
Postal code : 71446
Density : 983 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -19.72% (2010-2020)
Vernon Parish Courthouse  LA image
Vernon Parish Courthouse LA
Vernon Parish Courthouse  LA image

Geography

Leesville is located at 31°8'37"N 93°15'40"W (31.1435200, -93.2610000).

Leesville map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Leesville decreased by 19.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,612 - census
2011 6,492 -1.85% estimation process
2012 6,717 3.35% estimation process
2013 6,506 -3.24% estimation process
2014 6,364 -2.23% estimation process
2015 6,144 -3.58% estimation process
2016 6,102 -0.69% estimation process
2017 5,936 -2.8% estimation process
2018 5,701 -4.12% estimation process
2019 5,598 -1.84% estimation process
2020 5,523 -1.36% estimation process

Leesville zip code is 71446. County name: Vernon, County fips: 22115

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People born in Leesville (14)

People born in Leesville, including politician Buddy Leach, basketball player Demond Mallet, football player Bo Harris, .

List

  • Eddie Fuller (American football player) he was born in 22/06/1968
  • Keith Munyan (American photographer and model) he was born in 10/04/1961
  • Keith Smith (Player of American football, born 1980) he was born in 20/03/1980
  • Mel Branch (American football player (1937-1992)) he was born in 15/02/1937
  • Michael Ford (American football running back) he was born in 27/05/1990
  • Mike Masters (American soccer player) he was born in 26/04/1967
  • Ward Connerly (political activist, businessman) he was born in 15/06/1939
  • Carolyn Huntoon (American scientist) she was born in 25/08/1940
  • Josh Quayhagen (American mixed martial artist) he was born in 30/08/1986
  • Charles J. Cavanaugh (American biologist and academic) he was born in 23/01/1911
  • Nino Breeze (American Hip Hop artist from St. Petersburg Florida)

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Leesville, LA

Code Name Address Type
LCH Lake Charles 100 Ryan Street RAIL

Post offices near Leesville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Leesvill Post Office Leesville (LA) 71446

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Vernon Parish

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Vernon Parish , LA.

City Name Population Title
New Llano 2,186 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Rosepine 1,540 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Anacoco 777 Suburb village of Leesville, located in Vernon Parish, Louisiana, United States
Simpson 582 Village in Louisiana, United States
Hornbeck 436 Town in Vernon Parish, Louisiana, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Leesville distances to largest Louisiana cities