San Leanna, Texas

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San Leanna, Texas
Entrance to San Leanna
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Location of San Leanna, Texas
Location of San Leanna, Texas
Coordinates: 30°8′37″N 97°49′12″W / 30.14361°N 97.82000°W / 30.14361; -97.82000Coordinates: 30°8′37″N 97°49′12″W / 30.14361°N 97.82000°W / 30.14361; -97.82000
CountryUnited States
 • Total0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Land0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
669 ft (204 m)
 • Total497
 • Density1,200/sq mi (500/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
78748 and 78652
Area code(s)512
FIPS code48-65552[1]
GNIS feature ID1388589[2]

San Leanna is a village in Travis County, Texas, United States. The population was 497 at the 2010 census.


San Leanna began as a subdivision in Travis County in the 1950s. In 1970 San Leanna incorporated with a mayor-alderman government. In 1974 San Leanna had 200 people. In 1988 San Leanna had 297 people. In 1990 the village had 325 people.[3]


Map of San Leanna

San Leanna is located at 30°08′37″N 97°49′12″W / 30.143561°N 97.819900°W / 30.143561; -97.819900 (30.143561, -97.819900),[4] 10 miles (16 km) south of downtown Austin.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2017524[5]5.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 384 people, 148 households, and 117 families residing in the village. The population density was 998.2 people per square mile (390.2/km2). There were 153 housing units at an average density of 397.7/sq mi (155.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 90.62% White, 0.78% African American, 0.52% Asian, 5.73% from other races, and 2.34% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 12.50% of the population.

There were 148 households out of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.9% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.9% were non-families. 16.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 2.90.

In the village, the population was spread out with 24.2% under the age of 18, 4.4% from 18 to 24, 24.7% from 25 to 44, 34.1% from 45 to 64, and 12.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females, there were 102.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $65,893, and the median income for a family was $69,688. Males had a median income of $43,929 versus $45,000 for females. The per capita income for the village was $26,929. About 1.7% of families and 4.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 8.9% of those age 65 or over.

Government and infrastructure[edit]

San Leanna Community Center

As of 2016 the mayor of San Leanna is Elizabeth A. Korts. The aldermen are Charlie Burks (Mayor Pro-Tem), Elaine Voeltz, Molly Quirk, Barbara Quarles, and Fred Helmerichs. Kathleen Lessing is the Village Administrator and can be contacted for water connections. Mark Schumacher is the zoning chairperson. Byron Townsend is the water operator, and Dane Avery is the arborist.[7] San Leanna has a zoning ordinance governing usage of land.[8]

Manchaca Fire/ Rescue (ESD #5), headquartered in an unincorporated area of Travis County, provides San Leanna with fire protection.[9] The community is within Travis County Precinct 3.[10]

San Leanna is located in District 47 of the Texas House of Representatives. As of 2016 Paul Workman represents the district.[11] San Leanna is within District 25 of the Texas Senate.[12] As of 2016 Donna Campbell represents the district.

San Leanna is in Texas's 25th congressional district; as of 2016 Lloyd Doggett is the representative.[13]


San Leanna is within the Austin Independent School District. Residents are zoned to Menchaca Elementary School in unincorporated Travis County, Paredes Middle School in Austin, and Akins High School in Austin.[14] Menchaca Elementary School was built in 1977.[15] Paredes Middle School opened in January 2000.[16] Akins High School opened in August 2000.[17]


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ San Leanna, Texas from the Handbook of Texas Online
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  7. ^ Home Page. Village of San Leanna. Retrieved on November 21, 2008.
  8. ^ "Zoning Ordinance." Village of San Leanna. Retrieved on November 21, 2008.
  9. ^ Home Page. Manchaca Volunteer Fire Department. Retrieved on November 21, 2008.
  10. ^ Map of precincts. Travis County, Texas. Retrieved on November 22, 2008.
  11. ^ "House District 47 Archived 2009-01-06 at the Wayback Machine." Texas House of Representatives. Accessed October 11, 2008.
  12. ^ "Senate District 25 Archived 2009-01-07 at the Wayback Machine" Map. Senate of Texas. Retrieved November 21, 2008.
  13. ^ "Congressional District 25 Archived 2008-11-20 at the Wayback Machine." National Atlas of the United States. Retrieved on November 21, 2008.
  14. ^
  15. ^ "Campus Facts Archived 2010-06-20 at the Wayback Machine." Manchaca Elementary School. Retrieved on November 22, 2008.
  16. ^ "Campus Facts Archived 2007-11-15 at the Wayback Machine." Paredes Middle School. Retrieved on November 22, 2008.
  17. ^ "A Brief Biography of Our Namesake Archived 2011-05-27 at the Wayback Machine." Akins High School. Retrieved on November 22, 2008.

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