Leesburg, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,739 housing units in Leesburg. This represents a 5.6% growth from 7,326 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,540 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 199 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Leesburg is about 58.4%. Leesburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.1%. Average household size is 2.24 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Leesburg were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom15.90%
Two Bedrooms44.70%
Three Bedrooms30.20%
Four Bedrooms6.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$70,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$63,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$398

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan5.60%
Simple Mortgage52.30%
Debt Free37.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%