Lexington, Illinois Population 2022

2,096
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Lexington is a city located in McLean County Illinois. Lexington has a 2020 population of 2,096. Lexington is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually and its population has increased by 0.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,090 in 2010.

The average household income in Lexington is $89,327 with a poverty rate of 5.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $717 per month, and the median house value is $148,100. The median age in Lexington is 42.7 years, 42.3 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Lexington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lexingtonwas:

  • White: 98.73%
  • Two or more races: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.39%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lexington, Illinois is 2,096 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,090.

Lexington, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,02398.73%
Black or African American80.39%
Asian10.05%
Two or More Races170.83%
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Lexington Population by Race

Lexington Population Pyramid 2022

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Lexington Median Age

35.6


Total

32.2


Male

40.7


Female

Lexington Adults

There are 1,541 adults, (325 of whom are seniors) in Lexington.

Lexington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lexington Sex Ratio

Female

995

48.56%

Male

1,054

51.44%

Lexington Population by Age

Lexington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lexington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.3%5.7%
All80.2%19.8%
Male76.9%23.1%
Female66.7%33.3%
Non Family53.9%46.1%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lexington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7692.6680.2
Married4573.1994.3
Male392.9776.9
Female693.4266.7
Non Family2041.1753.9

3.16

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Lexington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade141.04%
9th to 12th Grade211.56%
High School Graduate46034.07%
Some College27020.00%
Associates Degree926.81%
Bachelors Degree38428.44%
Graduate Degree1098.07%
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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
Asian111
Black884
White1,2671,240488
2+ Races1515
Hispanic5951

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 100.00%.

Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,906$62,679$40,490
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$51,190$52,708$34,107
Some College$41,339$47,500$40,673
Bachelors Degree$52,778$86,193$40,580
Graduate Degree$79,375$107,083$66,125

$43,906

Average Earnings

$62,679

Average Male

$40,490

Average Female

Lexington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lexington Language by Age

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Lexington Language

95.99% of Lexington residents speak only English, while 4.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.38% of the population.

Lexington Language

Lexington Poverty by Race

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5.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.24%

Male Poverty Rate

8.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lexington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lexington is White, with 6.21% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.87%.

Lexington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.43%
High School5.00%
Some College9.67%
Bachelors or Greater6.69%

Lexington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed28.57%
Female Employed1.73%
Female Unemployed24.14%

Lexington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lexington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$82,757$89,012
Families$106,563$107,092
Married Families$124,375-
Non Families$35,948$38,308
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Income by Household Type

Lexington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

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

Lexington Marital Status by Race

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Lexington Marital Status

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128

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War33
First Gulf War22
Vietnam34
Korea7
World War II

Lexington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3416
35 to 5428
55 to 6442
65 to 7426
75+16

Lexington Veterans by Age

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Lexington Veterans by Race

Lexington Veterans by Education

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4.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lexington Veterans by Education

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68.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

4.6%

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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87.95%

Born in Lexington

97.76%

Native Born

2.24%

Foreign Born

0.93%

Non Citizen

1.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.76% of Lexington residents were born in the United States, with 87.95% having been born in Illinois. 0.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lexington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,0600.00%
20112,06330.15%
20122,06630.15%
20132,06930.15%
20142,07230.14%
20152,07530.14%
20162,07830.14%
20172,08130.14%
20182,08430.14%
20192,08730.14%
20202,09030.14%
20212,09330.14%
20222,09630.14%

Lexington Population by Year