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Lexington is a city in Holmes County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for the site of the Revolutionary War battle

The latitude of Lexington is 33.113N. The longitude is -90.053W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 233 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,963.


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Median household income
Local
$22,163
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lexington demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 7. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 3.5 per 1,000 people.

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1% of Lexington residents report German ancestry, and 3% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lexington ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lexington was $14,614, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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14% of Lexington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Lexington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $190.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $630.


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Libraries in Lexington include Lexington Public Library ... View libraries

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Holmes County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lexington political report.

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The average commute time for Lexington workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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