Lexington SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
7

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Lexington, North Carolina Info Snack

Lexington is the county seat of Davidson County, North Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 18,931. It is located in central North Carolina, 20 miles (32 km) south of Winston-Salem. Major highways include I-85, I-85B, U.S. Route 29, U.S. Route 70, U.S. Route 52 (soon to be I-285) and U.S. Route 64. Lexington is part of the Piedmont Triad region of the state.
Population
18,916
Unemployment
15.3%
Poverty
31.0%
Median Home
$102,800
Median Income
$29,199
Median Rent
$659

Rankings for Lexington in North Carolina

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Map Of Lexington, NC

Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
2017 18,916 -0.9%
2016 19,089 -0.2%
2015 19,129 0.5%
2014 19,029 0.3%
2013 18,981 -0.3%
2012 19,038 -0.2%
2011 19,082 -0.4%
2010 19,155 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lexington

White
47.3% (8,940)
African American
29.7% (5,612)
American Indian
0.3% (56)
Asian
3.3% (625)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (26)
Two Or More
3.4% (643)
Hispanic
15.9% (3,014)
Race Lexington NC USA
White 47.3% 63.6% 61.5%
African American 29.7% 21.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 2.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 15.9% 9.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Lexington, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.8% (279,956)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.8% (242,124)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.6% (332,921)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (262,932)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (274,282)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (249,691)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.4% (121,062)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.4% (102,146)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (13,241)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (13,241)
Income Lexington NC USA
Less than $10,000 14.8% 7.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.8% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.6% 11.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 14.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.4% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.4% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 4.3% 6.3%

Gender in Lexington

Female
51.8% (9,791)
Male
48.2% (9,124)
Gender Lexington NC USA
Female 51.8% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.3% (1,945)
9-12th Grade
15.3% (2,894)
High School / GED
35.0% (6,620)
Some College
18.8% (3,551)
Associate's Degree
6.8% (1,286)
Bachelor's Degree
8.9% (1,686)
Master's Degree
3.3% (622)
Professional Degree
1.2% (219)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (89)
Education Lexington NC USA
< 9th Grade 10.3% 4.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 15.3% 8.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.1% 27.3%
Some College 18.8% 21.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.8% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 8.9% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.3% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.3% 1.4%

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