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Population (year 2000): 7,393. Estimated population in July 2005: 7,667 (+3.7% change)
Males: 3,411 (46.1%), Females: 3,982 (53.9%)

Henderson County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 37.9 years
Median household income: $29,725 (year 2000)
Median house value: $82,800 (year 2000)

Lexington, TN residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Lexington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (83.9%)
  • Black (13.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (18.7%), Irish (8.8%), English (7.5%), German (3.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%), Scottish (1.4%).Tennessee

Elevation: 503 feet

Land area: 11.5 square miles

Lexington,

For population 25 years and over in Lexington

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lexington city

  • Never married: 16.9%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

1.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+1.0%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TN Jackson, (29.5 miles pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TN Memphis, (114.7 miles pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (430.4 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Crossroads, TN (8.6 miles Parkers Hill, TN (13.8 miles Scotts TN (14.8 miles Clarksburg, TN (16.4 miles Sardis, TN (18.5 miles Parsons, TN (18.7 miles Enville, TN (19.3 miles Decaturville, TN (19.5 miles Milledgeville,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 89 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 1997: 74 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 1998: 60 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 1999: 73 buildings, average cost: $64,400
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2001: 25 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $125,400

Latitude: 35.66 N, Longitude: 88.39 W

Area code: 731

Lexington, Tennessee business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (30.5%), Educational,health and social services (17.1%), Retail trade (13.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,182 (+70.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,185 (69.2%)

Crime in Lexington by Year

Type 2001 2003 2004
Murders 1 0 0
    per 100,000 13.5 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 1 4
    per 100,000 0.0 13.5 54.1
Robberies 7 12 15
    per 100,000 94.7 162.3 202.9
Assaults 67 64 66
    per 100,000 906.3 865.7 892.7
Burglaries 117 169 108
    per 100,000 1582.6 2285.9 1460.8
Thefts 372 368 301
    per 100,000 5031.8 4977.7 4071.4
Auto thefts 35 45 36
    per 100,000 473.4 608.7 486.9
573.1 635.1 565.1

Average climate in Lexington, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lexington,

Lexington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.0 miles away from the Lexington city center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category 4 tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 60 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Lexington:
  • METHODIST HEALTHCARE LEXINGTON HOSP (200 W CHURCH ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Lexington:
  • DECATUR COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; PARSONS, TN)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HUNTINGDON (about 24 miles; HUNTINGDON, TN)
  • METHODIST LEBONHEUR HEALTHCARE-JACKSON (about 29 miles; JACKSON, TN)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lexington:
  • MC KELLAR-SIPES REGIONAL (about 36 miles; JACKSON, TN; ID: MKL)
  • NORTHWEST ALABAMA RGNL (about 84 miles; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; ID: MSL)
  • CAMPBELL AAF (about 94 miles; FORT CAMPBELL/HOPKINSVILLE, KY; ID: HOP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lexington:
  • FRANKLIN WILKINS (about 2 miles; LEXINGTON, TN; ID: M52)
  • SCOTT FIELD (about 20 miles; PARSONS, TN; ID: 0M1)
  • CARROLL COUNTY (about 30 miles; HUNTINGDON, TN; ID: HZD)

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 3 $6,528 $26,112 2 $2,644
Water Supply 25 $61,497 $29,518 0 $0
Electric Power 66 $203,291 $36,962 0 $0
Gas Supply 23 $53,998 $28,172 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 74 $234,686 $38,057 0 $0
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 25 $76,458 $36,699 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 1 $1,665 $19,980 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 1 $2,020 $24,240 1 $531
Financial Administration 2 $4,340 $26,040 0 $0
Other Government Administration 5 $13,756 $33,014 7 $4,274
Police Protection - Officers 26 $70,713 $32,636 0 $0
Police - Other 4 $7,888 $23,664 0 $0
Firefighters 13 $34,843 $32,162 0 $0
Streets and Highways 5 $10,674 $25,617 0 $0
Airports 2 $4,044 $24,264 1 $261
Solid Waste Management 12 $23,150 $23,150 0 $0
Sewerage 13 $34,666 $31,999 0 $0
Totals for Government 300 $844,218 $33,768 11 $7,711
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lexington:
  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,144)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; JACKSON, TN; FT enrollment: 2,534)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-MARTIN (about 50 miles; MARTIN, TN; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 67 miles; MURRAY, KY; FT enrollment: 7,676)
  • NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 70 miles; BOONEVILLE, MS; FT enrollment: 2,628)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH ALABAMA (about 72 miles; FLORENCE, AL; FT enrollment: 4,770)
  • NORTHWEST SHOALS COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MUSCLE SHOALS (about 82 miles; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; FT enrollment: 2,669)
Public high school in Lexington:
  • LEXINGTON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 850; Location: 284 WHITE ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Lexington:
  • LEXINGTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 37; Location: PO BOX 709; Grades: KG - 12)
  • TURNING POINT PROGRAM THE (Students: 14; Location: PO BOX 1069; Grades: 8 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Lexington:
  • PAUL G. CAYWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 691; Location: 61 DIXON ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • PIN OAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 354; Location: 19925 HWY 412 E; Grades: KG - 08)
  • PAUL G. CAYWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 317; Location: 162 MONROE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SOUTH HAVEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 276; Location: 5455 HWY 22A; Grades: KG - 08)
  • BARGERTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 261; Location: 6141 POPLAR SPRINGS RD; Grades: KG - 08)
  • LEXINGTON JUVENILE ACADEMY (Location: 680 EAST CHURCH; Grades: 05 - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Lexington:
  • LEXINGTON MONTESSORI CENTER (Students: 33; Location: 49 N MAIN ST; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Lexington:
  • EVERETT HORN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $81,177; Location: 702 WEST CHURCH STREET; 26,342 books; 823 audio materials; 829 video materials)

Notable locations in Lexington: Lexington City Hall (A), Everett Horn Library (B), Henderson County Courthouse (C).

Shopping Centers: Eastgate Shopping Center (1), Beechlake Shopping Center (2).

Churches in Lexington include: Stringtown Church (A), Lewis Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Keys Chapel United Methodist Church (D), Broad Street Church of Christ (E).

Cemetery: Beech River Cemetery (1).

Lakes and reservoirs: Carrington Pond (A), Beech Lake (B).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Brazil Branch (A), Wolf Creek (B).

Park in Lexington: Amis City Park (1).

Post office: (A).  


Lexington compared to Tennessee state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Lexington:
  • WDXL (1490 AM; 1 kW; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: LEXINGTON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKJQ (1550 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PARSONS, TN; Owner: CLENNEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Strongest FM radio stations in Lexington:
  • WZLT (99.3 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: LEXINGTON BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC)
  • WBFG (96.5 FM; PARKER'S CROSSROADS, TN; Owner: CROSSROADS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WHHM-FM (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMXX-FM (103.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WLVS-FM (106.5 FM; CLIFTON, TN; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WFGZ (94.5 FM; LOBELVILLE, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WVHR (100.9 FM; HUNTINGDON, TN; Owner: MILAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKJQ-FM (97.3 FM; PARSONS, TN; Owner: CLENNEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWS-FM (101.5 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: RADIOCORP OF JACKSON, INC.)
  • WFKX (95.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WFHC (91.5 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: FREED-HARDEMAN UNIVERSITY)
TV broadcast stations around Lexington:
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLJT (Channel 11; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: WEST TENNESSEE PUBLIC TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W25BY (Channel 25; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38BY (Channel 38; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54BU (Channel 54; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

 

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