Lexington is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 1,118 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lexington is the 456th largest community in Michigan.
Lexington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lexington is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lexington who work in teaching (13.10%), sales jobs (12.18%), and management occupations (8.97%).
Another notable thing is that Lexington is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the village experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller village.
The overall crime rate in Lexington is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lexington is worth considering.
Being a small village, Lexington does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Lexington is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.71% of adults in Lexington have a college degree.
The per capita income in Lexington in 2018 was $31,831, which is upper middle income relative to Michigan and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,324 for a family of four. However, Lexington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lexington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lexington residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lexington include German, English, Irish, French, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Lexington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.