Lexington, Alabama Population 2021

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Lexington is a city located in Lauderdale County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 709, it is the 300th largest city in Alabama and the 11833rd largest city in the United States . Lexington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -3.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 735 in 2010. Lexington reached it's highest population of 735 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Lexington has a population density of 219 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lexington is $53,601 with a poverty rate of 10.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $554 per month, and the median house value is $115,400. The median age in Lexington is 38.4 years, 39.8 years for males, and 38.1 years for females.

Lexington Demographics

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

  • White: 96.49%
  • Black or African American: 1.32%
  • Two or more races: 1.32%
  • Native American: 0.88%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lexington, Alabama is 709 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 709.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 735.

Lexington, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88096.49%
Two or More Races121.32%
Black or African American121.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.88%
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Lexington Population by Race

Lexington Population Pyramid $2021

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Lexington Median Age

38.4


Total

39.8


Male

38.1


Female

Lexington Adults

There are 698 adults, (169 of whom are seniors) in Lexington.

Lexington Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lexington Sex Ratio

Female

494

54.17%

Male

418

45.83%

Lexington Population by Age

Lexington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lexington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married72.9%27.1%
All61.7%38.3%
Non Family45.7%54.3%
Female37.8%62.2%

61.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lexington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3662.4961.7
Married2213.0272.9
Non Family1051.0845.7
Female373.2237.8
Male34.33100

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Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Lexington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade335.60%
9th to 12th Grade203.40%
High School Graduate32354.84%
Some College12821.73%
Associates Degree284.75%
Bachelors Degree467.81%
Graduate Degree111.87%
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Lexington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White56451145
Hispanic11114
Native American888
2+ Races664
Black44

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,652$40,156$24,875
Less Than 9th Grade$18,958$18,333$23,250
High School Graduate$22,438$32,031$18,281
Some College$34,250$41,563$31,635
Bachelors Degree$49,000$75,417$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,652

Average Earnings

$40,156

Average Male

$24,875

Average Female

Lexington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lexington Language by Age

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Lexington Language

99.76% of Lexington residents speak only English, while 0.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Lexington Language

Lexington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8709210.57%
Multiple12325.00%

10.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.19%

Male Poverty Rate

12.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lexington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lexington is Multiple, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lexington is White, with 10.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.38%.

Lexington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.08%
High School7.43%
Bachelors or Greater7.02%
Some College5.13%

Lexington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Unemployed18.75%
Female Employed11.11%
Male Employed1.42%

Lexington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lexington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,583$53,601
Families$58,641$63,683
Married Families$59,837-
Non Families$22,708$26,339
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Income by Household Type

Lexington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lexington Married by Age and Sex

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Lexington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lexington Marital Status by Race

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Lexington Marital Status

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67

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
Second Gulf War26
World War II9
Korea7
First Gulf War6

Lexington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7420
75+19
18 to 3418
35 to 5410
55 to 64

Lexington Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White639.26%
Black4100.00%

Lexington Veterans by Race

Lexington Veterans by Education

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17.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lexington Veterans by Education

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56.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lexington Employment by Age

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Lexington Employment by Race

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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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75.44%

Born in Lexington

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lexington residents were born in the United States, with 75.44% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lexington Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217090.00%
20207090.00%
20197090.00%
2018709-10-1.39%
20177190.00%
2016719-4-0.55%
2015723-5-0.69%
20147280.00%
2013728-1-0.14%
2012729-3-0.41%
2011732-3-0.41%
20107350.00%

Lexington Population by Year