dcsimg

People

Total Population 2,106
Male Share of the Population 49.9%
Female Share of the Population 50.1%
Senior Citizens 11.3%
Employed Population 16+ 612
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 29.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $30,694
% Above Poverty Level 58.6%
% Below Poverty Level 41.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation 3.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 30.3%
Median Gross Rent $554
Median House Value $54,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 73%
US/American 0%
English 2.6%
Irish 1.2%

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

Lexington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 56 miles N of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 140 miles S of Memphis, Tennessee
County Holmes
Standard Zip Codes 39095
Phone Area Codes 662
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.113
Longitude -90.053

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 LEXINGTON 2 NNW
Distance 1.6 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 56.2 inches
Station PICKENS
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 50 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 57.4 inches
Station YAZOO CITY 5 NNE
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 53 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 77 F
Annual Precip 59.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cruger 336 $23,214
Durant 2,978 $25,154
Goodman 1,288 $21,635
Pickens 818 $22,656
Tchula 1,885 $14,453
West 177 $41,563

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

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • CDL Training Course
  • Dental Assisting
  • HVAC/R - MAR Technician
  • Whether you’re looking for a new career, or searching to enhance your current position, Delta Technical College(DTC) can help kick-start your educational goals.

camnpus icon
Ridgeland
Request Info
Programs
  • Master of Public Administration Online
  • Master of Arts in International Relations Online
  • Master of Civil Engineering Online
  • Earn your Master's degree online from Norwich University.
Programs
  • Online Master of Social Work
  • Founded in 1766, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher learning.

Lexington High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

S V MARSHALL HIGH SCHOOL
12572 HIGHWAY 12
662-235-5113
A Title I School.
Serves 1,006 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19

J J MC CLAIN HIGH SCHOOL
9479 BROZVILLE ROAD
662-834-2172
A Title I School.
Serves 842 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.8

HOLMES CO VOC CENTER
77 KICKERNICK STREET
662-834-3052
A Vocational School

Study Online in Lexington

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Lexington Government Officials


Are you an official in the Lexington government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top