Lexington city, Virginia Population 2018

Lexington city, Virginia's estimated population is 7,106 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lexington city, Virginia is the 121st largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,106190.27%
20167,087510.72%
20167,036-81-1.14%
20157,11710.01%
20147,116-24-0.34%
20137,1401311.87%
20127,009430.62%
20116,966-76-1.08%
20107,042831.19%
19906,959-333-4.57%
19807,292-305-4.01%
19707,5970.00%

Lexington city, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,942
Black or African American642
Asian278
Two or More Races164
Some Other Race10

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lexington city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%10%20%30%40% Male Population0%10%20%30%40% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lexington city, Virginia Median Age

21.5


Total

21


Male

24.6


Female

Lexington city, Virginia Adults

There are 6,452 adults, (999 of which are seniors) in Lexington city, Virginia.

Lexington city, Virginia Age Dependency

29.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

10.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lexington city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,057

43.45%

Male

3,979

56.55%

Lexington city, Virginia Households and Families

Lexington city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lexington city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
Female61.3%38.7%
All56.1%43.9%
Non Family42.1%57.9%
Male0%100%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lexington city, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8561.9156.1
Non Family1,0631.2442.1
Married6302.8279.4
Female1552.7861.3
Male82.880

2.77

Average Family Size

1.91

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lexington city, Virginia Households

Lexington city, Virginia Education

Lexington city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2058.09%
9th to 12th Grade1746.87%
High School Graduate45117.80%
Some College42916.94%
Associates Degree1375.41%
Bachelors Degree59623.53%
Graduate Degree54121.36%

Lexington city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0041,706926
Black408352187
Hispanic867012
Asian312212
Multiple Races44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 46.21%.

Lexington city, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,681$46,719$26,520
Less Than High School$55,441$55,809$
High School Grad$15,556$21,250$9,722
Some College$30,441$40,042$30,368
Bachelors Degree$27,993$46,000$17,120
Graduate Degree$57,908$68,611$50,438

$31,681

Average Earnings

$46,719

Average Male

$26,520

Average Female

Lexington city, Virginia Language

Lexington city, Virginia Language by Age

Lexington city, Virginia Language

94.59% of Lexington city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.89% of the population.

Lexington city, Virginia Poverty

Lexington city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,76052418.99%
Black5017715.37%
Asian894044.94%
Hispanic191126.28%

18.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.05%

Male Poverty Rate

21.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lexington city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lexington city, Virginia is Asian, with 44.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lexington city, Virginia is Hispanic, with 6.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.05%.

Lexington city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.91%
Some College15.21%
High School9.36%
Bachelors or Greater6.37%

Lexington city, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.32%
Female Employed13.76%
Male Employed4.59%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lexington city, Virginia Income

Lexington city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,464$52,824
Families$67,457$84,090
Married Families$69,688$
Non Families$20,840$29,253

Lexington city, Virginia Marital Status

Lexington city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

19.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.2%

Male Marriage Rate

23.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lexington city, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Lexington city, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Lexington city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans by War

305

Number of Veterans

288

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam135
First Gulf War88
Second Gulf War75
Korea25
World War II8

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 6487
75+82
65 to 7460
18 to 3459
35 to 5417

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2274.30%
Black6810.78%
Hispanic106.58%
Other10100.00%

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lexington city, Virginia Employment Status

Lexington city, Virginia Employment by Age

37.9%

Labor Force Participation

34.3%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lexington city, Virginia Employment by Race

Lexington city, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lexington city, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lexington7038704570.10%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990