Leon County, Florida

Leon County: County in Texas, United States


Leon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2010 census, the population was 275,487 and a population density of 98 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 295,460 inhabitants. Its county seat is Centerville. The county was created 177 years ago in 1845.

Quick Facts about Leon County

Population : 295,460 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Florida (United States)
Different from : Leon County
Area : 2798 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : t2108243135
Altitude : 131 feet / 40 meters
Capital : Centerville
Establishment : January 01, 1846
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 16:17:12 (6th June 2023)
Density : 106 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.76% (2010-2020)
Leon County locator map
Location of Leon County on Florida map.
Leon-County-Courthouse image
Leon-County-Courthouse image


Leon County is located at 30°27'29"N 84°16'40"W (30.4580400, -84.2778800). It has 7 neighbors: Houston County, Robertson County, Anderson County, Brazos County, Freestone County, Limestone County and Madison County.

Leon County map

The largest city of Leon County is Tallahassee with a population of 196,326. . See all Leon County cities & populated places.

Leon County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Leon County.

City Name Population Title
Tallahassee 196,326 County seat of Leon County, Florida, USA and Florida federated state capital city
Woodville 2,978 Town in the U.

Leon County has 7 neighbours.

  • Centerville


The population of Leon County increased by 6.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 275,487 - census
2011 278,371 1.04% estimation process
2012 283,620 1.85% estimation process
2013 281,887 -0.61% estimation process
2014 283,770 0.66% estimation process
2015 285,904 0.75% estimation process
2016 286,744 0.29% estimation process
2017 290,965 1.45% estimation process
2018 291,657 0.24% estimation process
2019 293,582 0.66% estimation process
2020 295,460 0.64% estimation process

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People born in Leon County (4)

People born in Leon County, including blues musician, recording artist, songwriter Albert Collins, businessman Addie Peed Swearingen, left-handed pitcher in Negro league baseball Dave Brown, .


  • Don Allen (American football player) he was born in 20/08/1939

Other places with the same name (2)

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