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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    C
Lexington is a town in Alabama with a population of 746. Lexington is in Lauderdale County. Living in Lexington offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Lexington and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Lexington are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$107,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$450
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    6%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    57%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Lexington

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$42,829
National
$55,322
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Lexington Reviews

1 review
It is a great place to live with a great community. It has been a great asset to our quality of life and has led our family to be closer together. As a volunteer fire fight i serve as lt and love helping the residents of our community
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