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Lexington County, SC

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Lexington County, SC
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatLexington, SC
  • Population262,391
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 698.9099
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 375.3999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010262,391251 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010375.40345 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201815.5%615 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20186.3%1155 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.3%2981 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016863.002450 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201623.2%2402 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20168.201845 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201848.0%1769 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20169191 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201514.9%1631 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201816.0%1958 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$545,176,000.00250 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201411343 of 2245
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201195.02873 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201985.3%557 of 1006
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20186205 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.591044 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2015$758,706.4583 of 575
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$4,185,601,000.00292 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.2%2331 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201233.4%1131 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201830336 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018468 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201824328 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20105,655183 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201921,550.442274 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$402,000,000.00295 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$9,030,000,000.00187 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$344,000,000.00277 of 2178
Population (County)2050497,000196 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$196,145.001299 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050292,000212 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205033,000257 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050766111 of 2780
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