Lexington city, Virginia Population 2019

Lexington city, Virginia's estimated population is 7,082 with a growth rate of -0.10% 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
20187,136540.76%
20177,082-7-0.10%
20167,089-34-0.48%
20157,12320.03%
20147,121-22-0.31%
20137,1431321.88%
20127,011480.69%
20116,963-77-1.09%
20107,040811.16%
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
White5,994
Black or African American631
Asian310
Two or More Races178

Lexington city, Virginia Population Pyramid 2019

Lexington city, Virginia Median Age

21.6


Total

21


Male

30


Female

Lexington city, Virginia Adults

There are 6,575 adults, (1,067 of whom are seniors) in Lexington city, Virginia.

Lexington city, Virginia Age Dependency

29.1

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

9.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lexington city, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,131

44.02%

Male

3,982

55.98%

Lexington city, Virginia Households and Families

Lexington city, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lexington city, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.9%19.1%
All59.3%40.7%
Non Family50.3%49.7%
Female46.2%53.8%
Male0%100%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9351.8559.3
Non Family1,1491.2950.3
Married6062.6880.9
Female1712.6146.2
Male93.110

2.64

Average Family Size

1.85

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lexington city, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1816.93%
9th to 12th Grade2499.54%
High School Graduate59022.60%
Some College46717.89%
Associates Degree1204.60%
Bachelors Degree54220.76%
Graduate Degree46217.69%

Lexington city, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9721,695850
Black452335125
Hispanic1017711
Asian766418
Multiple Races1010

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 43.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,125$46,888$30,398
Less Than High School$56,004$$
High School Grad$12,434$22,708$9,614
Some College$36,838$36,985$34,545
Bachelors Degree$28,476$46,094$23,750
Graduate Degree$52,813$90,100$51,684

$39,125

Average Earnings

$46,888

Average Male

$30,398

Average Female

Lexington city, Virginia Language

Lexington city, Virginia Language by Age

Lexington city, Virginia Language

94.80% of Lexington city, Virginia residents speak only English, while 5.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Lexington city, Virginia Poverty

Lexington city, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,70654520.14%
Black49814228.51%
Hispanic2153918.14%
Asian1393827.34%

21.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.52%

Male Poverty Rate

26.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lexington city, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lexington city, Virginia is Black, with 28.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lexington city, Virginia is Hispanic, with 18.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.75%.

Name Poverty
Some College14.97%
Less Than High School14.00%
High School10.94%
Bachelors or Greater9.04%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed22.26%
Male Employed5.32%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lexington city, Virginia Income

Lexington city, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,309$54,075
Families$62,600$82,927
Married Families$70,921-
Non Families$26,793$33,981

Lexington city, Virginia Marital Status

Lexington city, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

19.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.2%

Male Marriage Rate

23.7%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lexington city, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans

250

Number of Veterans

231

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam73
Korea29
First Gulf War29
Second Gulf War20
World War II7

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2274.22%
Black233.72%

Lexington city, Virginia Veterans by Education

7.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lexington city, Virginia Employment Status

37.5%

Labor Force Participation

33.7%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Lexington city, Virginia

  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