The City of Lexington had a population of 1,729 as of July 1, 2018.
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 (GNIS ID: 2404922) 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.
|Population in Households||1,722|
|Population in Familes||1,392|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Median Household Income||$21,283|
|Average Household Income||$34,997|
|Per Capita Income||$13,778|
|Total Housing Units||808 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||464 (57.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||211 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||133 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$64,962|
|Average Home Value||$83,477|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.53%|
The table below compares Lexington to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 106||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 211||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 342||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 323||11th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.