New Lexington, Ohio Population 2022

4,686
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New Lexington is a city located in Perry County Ohio. New Lexington has a 2020 population of 4,686. It is also the county seat of Perry County. New Lexington is currently growing at a rate of 0.11% annually but its population has decreased by -0.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,728 in 2010.

The average household income in New Lexington is $44,756 with a poverty rate of 27.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $622 per month, and the median house value is $78,300. The median age in New Lexington is 37.7 years, 36.4 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

New Lexington Demographics

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

  • White: 98.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.08%
  • Black or African American: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of New Lexington, Ohio is 4,686 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,686.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,728.

New Lexington, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,85498.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander531.08%
Black or African American160.33%
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New Lexington Population by Race

New Lexington Population Pyramid $2022

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New Lexington Median Age

37.7


Total

36.4


Male

39.2


Female

New Lexington Adults

There are 3,755 adults, (688 of whom are seniors) in New Lexington.

New Lexington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

New Lexington Sex Ratio

Female

2,695

54.74%

Male

2,228

45.26%

New Lexington Population by Age

New Lexington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Lexington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family14.1%85.9%
Female20.4%79.6%
All44.4%55.6%
Male50.5%49.5%
Married81.4%18.6%

44.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Lexington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9542.4744.4
Married7382.9381.4
Non Family6811.314.1
Female3333.3420.4
Male2023.2850.5

2.97

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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New Lexington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1053.11%
9th to 12th Grade46913.91%
High School Graduate1,57946.84%
Some College80523.88%
Associates Degree1735.13%
Bachelors Degree1404.15%
Graduate Degree1002.97%
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New Lexington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,3022,781240
Islander53
Black1616

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 7.27%.

New Lexington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,883$32,513$24,579
Less Than 9th Grade$$$30,246
High School Graduate$25,436$34,583$14,580
Some College$32,310$38,000$28,854
Bachelors Degree$35,927$$35,927
Graduate Degree$62,788$37,969$

$28,883

Average Earnings

$32,513

Average Male

$24,579

Average Female

New Lexington Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Lexington Language by Age

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New Lexington Language

94.59% of New Lexington residents speak only English, while 5.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.

New Lexington Language

New Lexington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,7401,31427.72%
Black1616100.00%
OtherNaN%

27.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.60%

Male Poverty Rate

31.85%

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 Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.26%.

New Lexington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.65%
High School26.08%
Some College22.38%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

New Lexington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed84.52%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed14.31%
Male Employed4.50%

New Lexington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Lexington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,203$44,756
Families$43,084$48,032
Married Families$52,130-
Non Families$16,382$34,799
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Income by Household Type

New Lexington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

New Lexington Married by Age and Sex

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New 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 55-64.

New Lexington Marital Status by Race

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New Lexington Marital Status

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217

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam50
Second Gulf War50
First Gulf War46
Korea35
World War II

New Lexington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5498
75+35
18 to 3434
65 to 7433
55 to 6417

New Lexington Veterans by Age

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New Lexington Veterans by Race

New Lexington Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Lexington Veterans by Education

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54.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

New Lexington Employment by Age

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New Lexington Employment by Race

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New 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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89.21%

Born in New Lexington

97.81%

Native Born

2.19%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

1.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.81% of New Lexington residents were born in the United States, with 89.21% having been born in Ohio. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

New Lexington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20224,68650.11%
20214,68150.11%
20204,67650.11%
20194,67150.11%
20184,666-6-0.13%
20174,672-15-0.32%
20164,687-9-0.19%
20154,696-7-0.15%
20144,703-19-0.40%
20134,722-1-0.02%
20124,723-38-0.80%
20114,761330.70%
20104,728390.08%
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%

New Lexington Population by Year