Living in Lexington, NE

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Lexington, Nebraska Info Snack

Population
10,097
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
14.1%
Median Home
$92,400
Median Income
$52,885
Median Rent
$768

Lexington SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
10

Lexington, NE Crime Report

184
Total Crimes
1,820.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.50%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lexington
/ 100k People
Nebraska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 184 1,820.3 2,340.3 2,476.7
Violent Crime 20 197.9 300.9 366.7
Murder 1 9.9 2.3 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 40.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 14 138.5 192.9 250.2
Property Crime 164 1,622.5 2,039.3 2,109.9
Burglary 18 178.1 245.3 340.5
Larceny 139 1,375.1 1,536.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 69.3 257.7 219.9

Lexington, NE Cost Of Living

81
Lexington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lexington Nebraska National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 53 76 100
Transportation 92 95 100
Utilities 82 90 100

Lexington, NE Photos

Dawson Countyc Nebraska Courthouse From Nw
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Lexington in Nebraska

Map Of Lexington, NE

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Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
2019 10,097 0.3%
2018 10,067 -0.3%
2017 10,097 0.1%
2016 10,090 -0.6%
2015 10,152 -0.4%
2014 10,189 -0.2%
2013 10,211 0.2%
2012 10,191 0.2%
2011 10,166 0.5%
2010 10,111 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lexington

White
25.0% (2,527)
African American
13.2% (1,334)
American Indian
0.6% (61)
Asian
1.1% (110)
Hawaiian
0.2% (25)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
0.1% (7)
Hispanic
59.6% (6,022)
Race Lexington NE USA
White 25.0% 79.0% 60.7%
African American 13.2% 4.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 59.6% 10.9% 18.0%

Gender in Lexington

Female
45.6% (4,599)
Male
54.4% (5,497)
Gender Lexington NE USA
Female 45.6% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 54.4% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
28.0% (2,827)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,110)
High School / GED
27.0% (2,726)
Some College
18.0% (1,817)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (504)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,009)
Master's Degree
1.0% (100)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lexington NE USA
< 9th Grade 28.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lexington, Nebraska

Less than $10,000
4.4% (44,792)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (26,297)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (113,858)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.8% (149,114)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (144,201)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.7% (259,505)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (93,918)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.6% (136,977)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (32,365)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (8,669)
Income Lexington NE USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 8.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.8% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.7% 18.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.6% 15.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 4.9% 7.7%

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