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Lexington, South Carolina
Welcome to Lexington ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Lexington has a population of 21,265 people<1> (see below for details).
Lexington is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Lexington lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lexington is located in the (803) area code.
The ZIP codes for Lexington: 29071-29073<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lexington had a population of 17,870 people (or 6.81% of the total population of Lexington County). This makes Lexington the county's most populous community.
The population of Lexington represents 0.39% of the total population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 17,870 people, the population of Lexington increased 82.48% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,793 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lexington had an population of 21,265 people. This is an increase of 19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 117.14% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lexington.
Communities near Lexington ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lexington.
Communities Also Named Lexington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Lexington - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lexington.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lexington:
Websites for Lexington ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lexington ...
Looking for more information about Lexington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Lexington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lexington.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lexington: www.lexsc.com/
The official website for Lexington County: www.lex-co.com/
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2019