East Lexington, Virginia Population 2021

1,683
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East Lexington is a city located in Virginia. East Lexington has a 2020 population of 1,683. East Lexington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 15.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,463 in 2010. East Lexington reached it's highest population of 1,683 in 2019.

The average household income in East Lexington is $60,943 with a poverty rate of 25.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $888 per month, and the median house value is $188,600. The median age in East Lexington is 33.3 years, 25.2 years for males, and 35.6 years for females.

East Lexington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Lexington was:

  • White: 73.68%
  • Black or African American: 24.24%
  • Asian: 1.07%
  • Two or more races: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of East Lexington, Virginia is 1,683 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 916.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,463.

East Lexington, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,24073.68%
Black or African American40824.24%
Asian181.07%
Two or More Races171.01%
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East Lexington Population by Race

East Lexington Population Pyramid $2021

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East Lexington Median Age

33.3


Total

25.2


Male

35.6


Female

East Lexington Adults

There are 1,304 adults, (142 of whom are seniors) in East Lexington.

East Lexington Age Dependency

44.8

Age Dependency Ratio

12.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

East Lexington Sex Ratio

Female

726

43.14%

Male

957

56.86%

East Lexington Population by Age

East Lexington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Lexington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72%28%
All38.9%61.1%
Non Family23.5%76.5%
Female17.3%82.7%
Male0%0%

38.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Lexington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5552.8638.9
Married2003.572
Female1852.5517.3
Non Family1702.4623.5
Male00

2.95

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

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East Lexington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade565.57%
9th to 12th Grade454.47%
High School Graduate25925.75%
Some College22722.56%
Associates Degree12011.93%
Bachelors Degree16816.70%
Graduate Degree13113.02%
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East Lexington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White783682290
Black205205
Asian18189

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

East Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,914$$31,694
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$16,875$$21,172
Some College$77,723$80,613$
Bachelors Degree$50,270$34,160$
Graduate Degree$31,364$$

$33,914

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$31,694

Average Female

East Lexington Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Lexington Language by Age

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East Lexington Language

96.88% of East Lexington residents speak only English, while 3.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.29% of the population.

East Lexington Language

East Lexington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,12635631.62%
Hispanic5757100.00%

25.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.77%

Male Poverty Rate

12.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Lexington

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Lexington is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Lexington is White, with 31.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 59.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.16%.

East Lexington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade56.10%
High School6.49%
Some College3.95%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

East Lexington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.59%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.69%

East Lexington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Lexington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,767$60,943
Families$78,058$68,272
Married Families$94,886-
Non Families$37,095$43,536
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Income by Household Type

East Lexington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.4%

Female Marriage Rate

East Lexington Married by Age and Sex

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East Lexington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

East Lexington Marital Status by Race

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East Lexington Marital Status

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145

Number of Veterans

145

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War115
Vietnam27
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

East Lexington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54118
65 to 7418
55 to 649
75+
18 to 34

East Lexington Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black10649.53%
White302.80%
Asian950.00%

East Lexington Veterans by Race

East Lexington Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Lexington Veterans by Education

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49.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

East Lexington Employment by Age

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East Lexington Employment by Race

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East Lexington Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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55.02%

Born in East Lexington

99.47%

Native Born

0.53%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.53%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.47% of East Lexington residents were born in the United States, with 55.02% having been born in Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

East Lexington Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,6830.00%
20201,6830.00%
20191,68376783.73%
2018916-323-26.07%
20171,2391099.65%
20161,130-41-3.50%
20151,171-34-2.82%
20141,205-41-3.29%
20131,24615614.31%
20121,090-158-12.66%
20111,248-215-14.70%
20101,4630.00%

East Lexington Population by Year