Leon County, Texas
Leon County: County in Texas, United States
Leon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,801 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 17,493 inhabitants. Its county seat is Centerville. The county was created 177 years ago in 1845.
Quick Facts about Leon County
|Population :||17,493 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Texas (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 :||t2108425791|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1846|
|Time Zone :||Central Time Zone|
|Local time :||00:09:29 (9th June 2023)|
|Density :||6 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||3.96% (2010-2020)|
Leon County is located at 31°17'47"N 95°59'44"W (31.2965100, -95.9956900). 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 Buffalo with a population of 1,846. Other cities include, Jewett population 1,224, Marquez population 271 and Leona population 179. See all Leon County cities & populated places.
Leon County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Leon County.
|Buffalo||1,846||City in Leon County, Texas|
|Jewett||1,224||City in Texas, United States|
|Normangee||710||Town of the United States|
|Oakwood||514||Town in Freestone and Leon counties, Texas, United States|
|Marquez||271||City in Leon County, Texas, United States|
|Leona||179||City in Leon County, Texas, United States|
- Official Website
Official website of Leon County
Leon County has 7 neighbours.
- Houston County county in Texas, United States
- Robertson County county in Texas, United States
- Anderson County county in Texas, United States
- Brazos County county in Texas, United States
- Freestone County county in Texas, United States
- Limestone County county in Texas, United States
- Madison County county in Texas, United States
The population of Leon County increased by 3.96% in 10 years.
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)
- Leon County , Florida county in Texas, United States with a population of 295,460 people.
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