Leon Valley is located in Bexar County, an enclave of San Antonio’s northwest side. It was developed in the 1950s and was incorporated as an independent city in 1952 as a result of a petition that was filed by its residents. The city is 10 miles northwest of downtown San Antonio. It occupies an area of 3.4 square miles of land with no bigger water surfaces. As of July 1, 2015, it had a total population of 10,660 and an expected growth rate of 1.01% per year through 2020. The gender split in the city is close to equal with 92.66 males for every 100 females.
Leon Valley is part of the Northside Independent School District and is served by several primary, middle and high schools. The Leon Valley Public Library can be found on 6425 Evers Rd. There are 4,361 households with an average family size of 3 and an average income of $63,088. The city has 4,579 housing units as of July 1, 2015, of which 218 are vacant. Most housing units are owner-occupied, and the average home value amount to $212,850.