New Lexington, Ohio Population 2020

4,634

New Lexington is a city located in Ohio. With a 2020 population of 4,634, it is the 263rd largest city in Ohio and the 4974th largest city in the United States. New Lexington is currently declining at a rate of -0.30% annually and its population has decreased by -2.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,731 in 2010. New Lexington reached it's highest population of 5,179 in 1980. Spanning over 2 miles, New Lexington has a population density of 2,379 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Lexington is $46,949 with a poverty rate of 28.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $622 per month, and the median house value is $80,400. The median age in New Lexington is 36.9 years, 37.1 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.5 males.

New Lexington Demographics

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

  • White: 97.55%
  • Two or more races: 1.93%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of New Lexington, Ohio is 4,634, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,662.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,731.

New Lexington, Ohio Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,06297.55%
Two or More Races1001.93%
Black or African American190.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.15%

New Lexington Population Pyramid 2020

New Lexington Median Age

36.9


Total

37.1


Male

36.6


Female

New Lexington Adults

There are 3,858 adults, (840 of whom are seniors) in New Lexington.

New Lexington Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

New Lexington Sex Ratio

Female

2,797

53.90%

Male

2,392

46.10%

New Lexington Households and Families

New Lexington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Lexington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All50.2%49.8%
Male43%57%
Female26.4%73.6%
Non Family21.8%78.2%

50.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9872.5650.2
Married8033.0884.4
Non Family6411.1721.8
Female3223.7326.4
Male221343

3.1

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Lexington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1153.34%
9th to 12th Grade43312.59%
High School Graduate1,48043.04%
Some College75922.07%
Associates Degree3209.31%
Bachelors Degree1644.77%
Graduate Degree1684.89%

New Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4122,872332
Black1919
Islander8

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 white people with a rate of 9.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,770$30,523$23,707
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,248$32,012$20,000
Some College$30,264$31,774$25,673
Bachelors Degree$36,677$$36,433
Graduate Degree$44,766$39,185$61,591

$26,770

Average Earnings

$30,523

Average Male

$23,707

Average Female

New Lexington Language

New Lexington Language by Age

New Lexington Language

96.12% of New Lexington residents speak only English, while 3.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.64% of the population.

New Lexington Poverty

New Lexington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9501,40428.36%
Black1919100.00%

28.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.41%

Male Poverty Rate

31.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Lexington

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Lexington is White, with 28.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School48.27%
Some College28.41%
High School23.01%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed88.42%
Male Unemployed86.21%
Female Employed14.46%
Male Employed6.38%

New Lexington Income

New Lexington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,912$46,949
Families$43,640$48,708
Married Families$50,129-
Non Families$22,732$40,244

New Lexington Marital Status

New Lexington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

New Lexington Married by Age and Sex

New 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 55-64.

New Lexington Marital Status by Race

New Lexington Veterans

198

Number of Veterans

163

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea57
Second Gulf War54
Vietnam35
First Gulf War21
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+57
35 to 5456
18 to 3450
65 to 7420
55 to 6415
Name Veterans % of Total
White1483.91%
2 or More50100.00%

$New Lexington Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Lexington Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

New Lexington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

87.99%

Born in Ohio

98.92%

Native Born

1.08%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.92% of New Lexington residents were born in the United States, with 87.99% having been born in Ohio. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,634-14-0.30%
20194,648-14-0.30%
20184,662-10-0.21%
20174,672-14-0.30%
20164,686-9-0.19%
20154,695-8-0.17%
20144,703-18-0.38%
20134,721-1-0.02%
20124,722-37-0.78%
20114,759300.63%
20104,729400.08%
20004,689-428-0.87%
19905,117-62-0.12%
19805,1792580.51%
19704,9214070.87%
19604,5142810.64%
19504,2331840.45%
19404,0491480.37%
19303,9017442.14%
19203,1575982.12%
19102,5590.00%