There are 8 US Post Offices in Leon County serving a total of 252,960 residents equating to 31,620 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 403,752 packages are handled across the 8 county post offices annually. Leon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2010 census, the population was 275,487. The county seat is Tallahassee, which also serves as the state capital. The county is named after the Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Le\u00f3n. Leon County is included in the Tallahassee, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area. Tallahassee is home to two of Florida's major public universities, Florida State University and Florida A&M University. Leon County residents have the highest average level of education among Florida's 67 counties."