Lexington SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
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
19,089
Unemployment
18.2%
Poverty
30.8%
Median Home
$101,800
Median Income
$27,437
Median Rent
$641

Rankings for Lexington in North Carolina

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Map Of Lexington, NC

Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
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
45.9% (8,766)
African American
29.1% (5,563)
American Indian
0.3% (64)
Asian
3.7% (702)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (19)
Two Or More
4.2% (802)
Hispanic
16.6% (3,173)
Race Lexington NC USA
White 45.9% 64.0% 60.6%
African American 29.1% 21.2% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 2.5% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.0% 2.5%
Hispanic 16.6% 8.9% 17.3%

Household Income For Lexington, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
13.9% (2,653)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.4% (2,557)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.6% (3,550)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.9% (2,653)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (2,863)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.7% (2,615)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.7% (897)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.1% (973)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (190)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (152)
Income Lexington NC USA
Less than $10,000 13.9% 7.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.4% 6.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.6% 11.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.9% 11.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.7% 18.0% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.7% 11.6% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.1% 11.1% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 3.9% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 3.9% 5.7%

Gender in Lexington

Female
51.8% (9,889)
Male
48.2% (9,199)
Gender Lexington NC USA
Female 51.8% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.4% (2,362)
9-12th Grade
16.8% (3,212)
High School / GED
32.4% (6,179)
Some College
17.0% (3,238)
Associate's Degree
7.4% (1,405)
Bachelor's Degree
9.1% (1,727)
Master's Degree
3.5% (669)
Professional Degree
1.1% (218)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (75)
Education Lexington NC USA
< 9th Grade 12.4% 5.2% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 16.8% 8.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 32.4% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 17.0% 21.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.4% 9.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 9.1% 18.8% 18.8%
Master's Degree 3.5% 7.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.3% 1.3%

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