Lexington, Indiana Population 2021

3,563
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Lexington is a city located in Scott County Indiana. Lexington has a 2020 population of 3,563. Lexington is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 0.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,533 in 2010. Lexington reached it's highest population of 3,563 in 2021.

The average household income in Lexington is $59,113 with a poverty rate of 8.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $104,200. The median age in Lexington is 44.3 years, 45.4 years for males, and 43.1 years for females.

Lexington Demographics

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

  • White: 95.98%
  • Asian: 2.54%
  • Two or more races: 1.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lexington, Indiana is 3,563 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,509.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,533.

Lexington, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,36595.98%
Asian892.54%
Two or More Races441.25%
Black or African American80.23%
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Lexington Population by Race

Lexington Population Pyramid $2021

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Lexington Median Age

44.3


Total

45.4


Male

43.1


Female

Lexington Adults

There are 2,650 adults, (573 of whom are seniors) in Lexington.

Lexington Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lexington Sex Ratio

Female

1,700

48.49%

Male

1,806

51.51%

Lexington Population by Age

Lexington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lexington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married93.2%6.8%
All86.7%13.3%
Non Family69.7%30.3%

86.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lexington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3072.6686.7
Married7663.3993.2
Non Family4021.2169.7
Female842.79100
Male552.87100

3.29

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 Grade2138.72%
9th to 12th Grade29812.20%
High School Graduate1,13646.50%
Some College38315.68%
Associates Degree1907.78%
Bachelors Degree773.15%
Graduate Degree1465.98%
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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
White2,2291,876211
Hispanic108
Asian894812
2+ Races9
Black88

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 13.48%.

Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,951$35,156$31,046
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$34,457$35,995$
Some College$30,398$31,397$30,051
Bachelors Degree$29,559$$29,559
Graduate Degree$91,750$101,544$90,700

$31,951

Average Earnings

$35,156

Average Male

$31,046

Average Female

Lexington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lexington Language by Age

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Lexington Language

93.23% of Lexington residents speak only English, while 6.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.13% of the population.

Lexington Language

Lexington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,2292728.42%
Multiple44920.45%

8.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.16%

Male Poverty Rate

8.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lexington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lexington is Multiple, with 20.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lexington is White, with 8.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.45%.

Lexington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.85%
High School11.18%
Some College2.44%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Lexington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed49.61%
Female Employed4.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Lexington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lexington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,788$59,113
Families$63,384$70,254
Married Families$64,569-
Non Families$18,844$33,479
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Income by Household Type

Lexington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

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 Over 65, 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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269

Number of Veterans

216

Male Veterans

53

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War150
Korea50
Vietnam30
First Gulf War12
World War II

Lexington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34133
75+59
35 to 5429
55 to 6427
65 to 7421

Lexington Veterans by Age

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Lexington Veterans by Race

Lexington Veterans by Education

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23.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lexington Veterans by Education

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56.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

11.5%

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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61.64%

Born in Lexington

94.50%

Native Born

5.50%

Foreign Born

4.88%

Non Citizen

0.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.50% of Lexington residents were born in the United States, with 61.64% having been born in Indiana. 4.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lexington Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,563180.51%
20203,545180.51%
20193,527180.51%
20183,50950.14%
20173,504230.66%
20163,48190.26%
20153,47270.20%
20143,465-15-0.43%
20133,48090.26%
20123,471-25-0.72%
20113,496-37-1.05%
20103,5330.00%

Lexington Population by Year