Lexington is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 728 people and just one neighborhood, Lexington is the 318th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lexington is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lexington is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lexington who work in office and administrative support (12.78%), sales jobs (9.25%) and healthcare (7.93%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Lexington. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lexington has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lexington a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Lexington is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lexington, the average commute to work is 33.74 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Lexington is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.