Leesburg is a city in Lake County, Florida, United States. The population was 15,956 at the 2000 census. As of 2005, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau was 19,086. Leesburg is in central Florida, between Lake Harris and Lake Griffin, at the head of the Oklawaha River system.

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What started early on as an important role in watermelon and other citrus production, Leesburg has been gradually gaining more attention with its annual Bikefest that started in 1997. In addition, rapid growth in nearby Orlando has increased growth and economic ...

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