Lexington, Mississippi

Population 1,944

Lexington is located in Holmes County, MS. The population is 1,944, making Lexington the 2nd largest city in Holmes County.

There are 4 public schools in Lexington with an average Homefacts rating of D. The total crime rate for Lexington is very low , and there are 22 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Lexington is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Lexington property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Lexington include Tchula, Durant and Goodman.

Lexington Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 20.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16%

Crime Rate

23.91% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 74
  • Violent Crimes: 340
  • Robbery: 89
  • Burglary: 561
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 930

Registered Offenders

89.74% Higher than national avg.
  • 22 offenders in Lexington
  • 113.17 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

32 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 31


High 7.1%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Lexington, MS and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Lexington's schools as Below Average, with an overall D rating.
1 Private School

Central Holmes Christian School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

22 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

  • Holmes Co Corr Facility

  • Holmes County Corr Facility

  • Holmes Ccf

  • 30 Dalton Street

  • 146 Olivia Lane

  • 105 1/2 Old Tchula Street

  • Holmes Cnty Corr Facil

  • Holmes-Humphreys Co Regional Correctional

  • Holmes Correctional Facility

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Lexington, MS

Property Reports view all

2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2010, the city of Lexington, MS issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2009, the city of Lexington, MS issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $540
  • 1 Bedroom: $550
  • 2 Bedrooms: $720
  • 3 Bedrooms: $910
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,050

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Environmental Hazards

32 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Lexington, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Lexington, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
    Lexington, MS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 43.97°
  • February 47.52°
  • March 56.58°
  • April 64.43°
  • May 74.16°
  • June 80.39°
  • July 81.43°
  • August 81.3°
  • September 75.08°
  • October 63.08°
  • November 54.56°
  • December 46.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lexington, MS

Lexington, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Lexington, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
Lexington, MS has a low risk of hail storms.
Lexington, MS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lexington, MS: $30,200


Unemployment in Lexington is 7.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.09%
White Collar - 48.91%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Phil Bryant
  • Sen. Thad Cochran
  • Sen. Roger F. Wicker

City Representatives

  • Bennie G. Thompson

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

20 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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