The City of Lexington had a population of 1,721 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Lexington is located at latitude 33.1171 and longitude -90.0496 in Holmes County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lexington (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Holmes County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 233 feet.
The City of Lexington has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lexington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,716|
|Population in Familes||1,391|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||813 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||491 (60.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||192 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||130 (16.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$60,363|
|Average Home Value||$73,265|
|Median Household Income||$23,090|
|Average Household Income||$37,021|
|Per Capita Income||$14,755|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.54%|
|Per Capita Income||2.51%|
The table below compares Lexington to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 142||61st|
|Population Density1||# 110||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 199||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 320||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 274||25th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.