Lexington SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
6

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Lexington, Tennessee Info Snack

Lexington is a city in Henderson County, Tennessee, United States. Lexington is midway between Memphis and Nashville, lying ten miles (16 km) south of Interstate 40, which connects the two cities. The population was 7,473 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Henderson County.
Population
7,796
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
24.5%
Median Home
$112,200
Median Income
$47,702
Median Rent
$602

Rankings for Lexington in Tennessee

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Map Of Lexington, TN

Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
2016 7,796 -0.1%
2015 7,802 0.4%
2014 7,771 0.3%
2013 7,751 0.6%
2012 7,703 0.5%
2011 7,661 0.3%
2010 7,641 -

Crime in Lexington Per 100k

Crime Lexington TN USA
Violent Crime 911.2 651.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 38.5 117.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 834.2 482.9 248.9
Property Crime 3734.6 2940.6 2362.0
Burglary 449.2 576.5 430.4
Larceny 2938.9 2088.3 1694.0
Car Theft 346.5 275.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lexington

White
78.0% (6,084)
African American
13.9% (1,081)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (11)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.0% (157)
Hispanic
5.9% (463)
Race Lexington TN USA
White 78.0% 74.5% 60.6%
African American 13.9% 16.7% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.6% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 5.9% 5.0% 17.3%

Household Income For Lexington, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
15.6% (1,216)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (483)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (639)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (693)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (943)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.4% (1,980)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (880)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.3% (491)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (374)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (101)
Income Lexington TN USA
Less than $10,000 15.6% 8.3% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 6.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 12.3% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 11.6% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.4% 18.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.3% 10.5% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 3.5% 5.7%

Gender in Lexington

Female
50.9% (3,970)
Male
49.1% (3,825)
Gender Lexington TN USA
Female 50.9% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.9% (539)
9-12th Grade
13.3% (1,038)
High School / GED
34.5% (2,692)
Some College
21.2% (1,656)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (569)
Bachelor's Degree
11.7% (912)
Master's Degree
4.0% (309)
Professional Degree
0.7% (51)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (27)
Education Lexington TN USA
< 9th Grade 6.9% 5.4% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 13.3% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 34.5% 32.8% 27.5%
Some College 21.2% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 6.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 11.7% 16.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.5% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.2% 1.3%

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