Lexington SnackAbility

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

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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
18,897
Unemployment
13.8%
Poverty
31.0%
Median Home
$106,000
Median Income
$28,669
Median Rent
$653

Rankings for Lexington in North Carolina

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Map Of Lexington, NC

Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
2017 18,897 -0.1%
2016 18,916 -0.9%
2015 19,089 -0.2%
2014 19,129 0.5%
2013 19,029 0.3%
2012 18,981 -0.3%
2011 19,038 -0.2%
2010 19,082 -0.4%
2009 19,155 -
Crime/100k Lexington NC USA
Violent Crime 634.5 377.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 138.6 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 495.9 265.1 246.8
Property Crime 2607.4 2494.1 2199.5
Burglary 602.5 599.9 376.0
Larceny 1786.3 1724.4 1594.6
Car Theft 218.6 169.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Lexington

White
47.6% (8,988)
African American
30.0% (5,677)
American Indian
0.5% (86)
Asian
3.2% (612)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (111)
Two Or More
4.1% (767)
Hispanic
14.1% (2,656)
Race Lexington NC USA
White 47.6% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 30.0% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.1% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Lexington, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
12.8% (242,008)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.3% (251,386)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.0% (340,739)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.0% (284,210)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (276,395)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (265,975)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.5% (104,722)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (97,428)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (13,806)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (13,025)
Income Lexington NC USA
Less than $10,000 12.8% 680.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.3% 542.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.0% 1065.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.0% 1072.6% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 1422.6% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 1807.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.5% 1204.5% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 1246.3% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 469.2% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 489.8% 697.9%

Gender in Lexington

Female
51.6% (9,746)
Male
48.4% (9,151)
Gender Lexington NC USA
Female 51.6% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,511)
9-12th Grade
16.0% (3,023)
High School / GED
34.0% (6,424)
Some College
21.0% (3,968)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,133)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,889)
Master's Degree
3.0% (566)
Professional Degree
2.0% (377)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lexington NC USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 16.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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