Lexington, MI Profile: Facts & Data


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Lexington, Michigan - Basic Facts

The Village of Lexington had a population of 1,156 as of July 1, 2018. Lexington ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Michigan. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lexington is located at latitude 43.2672 and longitude -82.537 in Sanilac County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lexington (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Sanilac County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 617 feet.

The Village of Lexington (GNIS ID: 2398432) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Lexington is located within Township of Lexington, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sanilac County.

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Lexington, MI Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,156
Population in Households 1,148
Population in Familes 854
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 826
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $33,914
Average Household Income $50,225
Per Capita Income $24,606


Total Housing Units 1,097 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 425 (38.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 164 (14.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 508 (46.3%)
Median Home Value $125,272
Average Home Value $152,235


Total Households 589
Average Household Size 1.95
Family Households 338
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.23% -0.19%
Households -0.2% -0.24%
Families 0.25% -0.42%
Median Household Income   0.85%
Per Capita Income   1.91%

Lexington, MI - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lexington to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 407 41st
Population Density # 388 44th
Diversity Index # 572 18th
Median Household Income # 636 8th
Per Capita Income # 330 52nd

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