Lexington SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
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Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
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Amenities
9
Education
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Commute
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Lexington, Massachusetts Info Snack

Lexington is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 31,394 at the 2010 census, in nearly 11,100 households. Settled in 1641, it is celebrated as the site of the first shots of the American Revolutionary War, in the Battle of Lexington on April 19, 1775. It is part of the Greater Boston Area and is the sixth wealthiest small city in the United States.
Population
33,339
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
3.6%
Median Home
$816,100
Median Income
$162,083
Median Rent
$1,998

Rankings for Lexington in Massachusetts

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Map Of Lexington, MA

Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
2017 33,339 1.2%
2016 32,936 0.7%
2015 32,700 1.2%
2014 32,306 1.3%
2013 31,886 1.1%
2012 31,527 1.3%
2011 31,129 0.9%
2010 30,862 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lexington

White
67.0% (22,353)
African American
0.7% (247)
American Indian
0.0% (15)
Asian
27.2% (9,075)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (137)
Two Or More
2.5% (823)
Hispanic
2.1% (689)
Race Lexington MA USA
White 67.0% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 0.7% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 27.2% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.1% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Lexington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.0% (100,017)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (66,678)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.3% (110,018)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.6% (120,020)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.9% (163,361)
$50,000 to $74,999
6.2% (206,701)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (243,374)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.1% (536,757)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.1% (436,740)
$200,000 or more
40.5% (1,350,229)
Income Lexington MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.3% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.6% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.9% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 6.2% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.1% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.1% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 40.5% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Lexington

Female
51.5% (17,177)
Male
48.5% (16,161)
Gender Lexington MA USA
Female 51.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.7% (221)
9-12th Grade
1.4% (468)
High School / GED
6.9% (2,292)
Some College
5.8% (1,918)
Associate's Degree
3.7% (1,230)
Bachelor's Degree
27.6% (9,212)
Master's Degree
32.3% (10,759)
Professional Degree
8.1% (2,704)
Doctorate Degree
13.6% (4,530)
Education Lexington MA USA
< 9th Grade 0.7% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.4% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 6.9% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 5.8% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 3.7% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 27.6% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 32.3% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 8.1% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 13.6% 2.7% 1.4%

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