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People

Total Population 266
Male Share of the Population 41%
Female Share of the Population 59%
Senior Citizens 22.9%
Employed Population 16+ 111
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 39%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 33.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $46,042
% Above Poverty Level 79.9%
% Below Poverty Level 20.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 5.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.9%
Median Gross Rent $675
Median House Value $178,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.3%
US/American 0%
English 16.2%
Irish 27.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lexington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 16 miles E of Athens, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 73 miles E of Atlanta, Georgia
County Oglethorpe
Standard Zip Codes 30648
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.869
Longitude -83.111

Lexington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ATHENS BEN EPPS AP
Distance 13.9 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 51 F
Apr Temp 49 to 73 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 73 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station SILOAM 3 N
Distance 17.6 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 53 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47 inches
Station U OF GA PLANT SCI FARM
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 52 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 50 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arnoldsville 451 $46,786
Carlton 355 $53,750
Colbert 663 $51,250
Crawford 948 $42,500
Maxeys 301 $70,833

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Lexington High Schools

OGLETHORPE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
749 ATHENS ROAD
706-743-8124
A Title I School.
Serves 642 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16

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