Lexington, Nebraska

Population 10,191

Lexington is located in Dawson County, NE. The population is 10,191, making Lexington the largest city in Dawson County.

There are 8 public schools in Lexington with an average Homefacts rating of D. The total crime rate for Lexington is moderate , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Lexington is low 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 Overton, Westside Township and Cozad.

Lexington Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 44.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 46.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 8.4%

Crime Rate

27.19% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 69
  • Violent Crimes: 198
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 178
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Lexington
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

162 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 152


Low 2.3%
  • Nebraska unemployment average: 2.7%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

There are 8 K-12 public schools in Lexington, NE and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Lexington's schools as Below Average, with an overall D rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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0 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

  • Good news! No offenders found in Lexington, NE.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Lexington, NE

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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22 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lexington, NE issued 22 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 22 permits, 2 were issued for single family homes and 20 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lexington, NE issued 4 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: $457
  • 1 Bedroom: $552
  • 2 Bedrooms: $701
  • 3 Bedrooms: $932
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,043

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Environmental Hazards

162 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (1480/1680)
    Lexington, NE has 88.1% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lexington, NE is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.48 Average
    Lexington, NE is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.35°
  • February 26.83°
  • March 38.73°
  • April 46.9°
  • May 57.83°
  • June 68.9°
  • July 74.22°
  • August 70.98°
  • September 61.18°
  • October 48.88°
  • November 37.87°
  • December 23.47°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lexington, NE

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lexington, NE: $44,834


Unemployment in Lexington is 2.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.7% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 72.72%
White Collar - 27.28%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Pete Ricketts
  • Sen. Deb Fischer
  • Sen. Ben Sasse

City Representatives

  • Adrian Smith

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

16 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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