Also See: Lexington, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Lexington had a population of 1,669 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Lexington is located at latitude 33.1132 and longitude -90.0531 in Holmes County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lexington 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 236 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.
|Total Population||1,669 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,663 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,337 (80.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$31,241|
|Average Household Income||$61,136|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,259|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||805 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||461 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||198 (24.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (18.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$61,243|
|Average Home Value||$82,500|
|Housing Affordability Index3||297|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.94%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.57%|
The table below compares Lexington to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 145||60th|
|Population Density||# 108||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 265||27th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 319||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 90||75th|
|Diversity Index||# 212||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.