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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/.

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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

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