Leland

Where Every Moment Feels Like a Picture Perfect Postcard

Welcome to Leland

Classic meets picturesque in the timeless town of Leland. Located along the shores of Lake Michigan on the western border of the Leelanau Peninsula, Leland has something to offer to everyone. Dip your toes into the clear waters of Lake Michigan from one of its many sandy beaches.
 
If swimming isn’t for you, you are sure to enjoy rock hunting. Explore the rocks and keep your eye out for the infamous Petoskey Stone, and if you are lucky, maybe you will find Leland Blue. From historic Fishtown, to the charming storefronts, and natural beauty of the area, anyone who lives in or visits Leland is sure to realize why this area is said to be one of the most beautiful places.

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Overview for Leland, MI

972 people live in Leland, where the median age is 60.8 and the average individual income is $39,762. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

972

Total Population

60.8 years

Median Age

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$39,762

Average individual Income

Around Leland, MI

There's plenty to do around Leland, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

58
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
55
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Dune Bird Winery, Fiddleheads Sandwich Shop, and Northern Latitudes Distillery.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.01 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.45 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 3.6 miles 75 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.24 miles 5 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.22 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.17 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Leland, MI

Leland has 442 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Leland do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 972 people call Leland home. The population density is 29.8 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

972

Total Population

Medium

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

60.8

Median Age

52.98 / 47.02%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
442

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$39,762

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Leland, MI

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Leland. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
4/5

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