Lexington, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lexington, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
7,848
Unemployment
9.8%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$114,900
Median Income
$34,567
Median Rent
$636

Lexington SnackAbility

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

Lexington, TN Crime Report

283
Total Crimes
3,664.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
47.95%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lexington
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 283 3,664.4 3,247.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 45 582.7 595.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 7.3 5.0
Robbery 2 25.9 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 543.8 456.7 250.2
Property Crime 238 3,081.7 2,652.6 2,109.9
Burglary 25 323.7 437.4 340.5
Larceny 201 2,602.6 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 155.4 280.9 219.9

Lexington, TN Cost Of Living

84
Lexington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lexington Tennessee National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 96 93 100
Groceries 91 95 100
Health 83 89 100
Housing 62 80 100
Transportation 90 88 100
Utilities 97 96 100

Lexington, TN Photos

Lexington Former Post Office
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Lexington in Tennessee

Map Of Lexington, TN

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Population over time in Lexington

Year Population % Change
2019 7,848 1.5%
2018 7,735 0.1%
2017 7,731 -0.8%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lexington

White
76.8% (6,027)
African American
16.8% (1,317)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (25)
Hawaiian
0.3% (22)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (148)
Hispanic
3.9% (309)
Race Lexington TN USA
White 76.8% 73.8% 60.7%
African American 16.8% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Lexington

Female
51.3% (4,028)
Male
48.7% (3,820)
Gender Lexington TN USA
Female 51.3% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lexington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (549)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (627)
High School / GED
40.0% (3,139)
Some College
18.0% (1,412)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (706)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,020)
Master's Degree
4.0% (313)
Professional Degree
1.0% (78)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lexington TN USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lexington, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
13.7% (107,131)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (54,313)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (112,861)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.6% (122,578)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.3% (49,081)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (105,138)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.7% (123,076)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (73,995)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (24,166)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (12,457)
Income Lexington TN USA
Less than $10,000 13.7% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 5.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 10.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.6% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.3% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 12.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 4.8% 7.7%

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