What you need to know about Lexington, NC

Lexington is located in Davidson County, North Carolina. The population is 55% White, 25% Black, 4% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 13% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $30,173 and the median home value is $98,900. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Lexington, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Lexington has a Walk Score ® of 31.
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Homes Owned 42.08%
42.08% Complete
Homes Rented 57.92%
57.92% Complete

Real Estate

In Lexington, North Carolina

Ready to move to Lexington? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Lexington.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Lexington, North Carolina

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Lexington rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Lexington, North Carolina

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Lexington.
Lexington Barbeque Festival Draws a Hungry Crowd
If you like barbecue, get your stomach to Lexington – especially in October.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Lexington, North Carolina

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Lexington.


Bachelor’s Degree 14%
14% Complete
Graduated High School 71%
71% Complete

Lexington, NC's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Food Festivals 2011