Lexington, Alabama

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Population in 2017: 717 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.6%
 
Males: 353  (49.3%)
Females: 364  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

39.0 years
Alabama median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 35648.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,272 (it was $31,736 in 2000)
Lexington:

$43,272
AL:

$48,123

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,461 (it was $15,184 in 2000)

Lexington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $122,760 (it was $68,100 in 2000)
Lexington:

$122,760
AL:

$141,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $133,266; detached houses: $139,290; mobile homes: $69,246

Median gross rent in 2017: $467.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lexington: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.9%
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  • Races in Lexington, AL (2010)
    • 71797.6%White alone
    • 71.0%Two or more races
    • 60.8%Hispanic
    • 40.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

Races in Lexington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Lexington, Alabama as of September 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lexington is 229 to 1.


Crime rates in Lexington by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(358.4)
1
(118.6)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(360.1)
4
(480.8)
1
(119.5)
4
(474.5)
3
(352.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
6
(721.2)
4
(477.9)
16
(1,898)
6
(704.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(119.5)
1
(118.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)25.262.5108.7142.352.8

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City-data.com crime index in Lexington, AL

Crime rate in Lexington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Alabama average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (40.3%), Irish (6.8%), German (6.5%), English (5.8%), European (3.7%), Scottish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 765 feet

Land area: 3.21 square miles.

Population density: 223 people per square mile   (very low).

Lexington, Alabama map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
Alabama:

2.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $389 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $509 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (34.6 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (89.1 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (475.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Five Points, TN (2.6 miles ),
Anderson, AL (2.6 miles ),
Loretto, TN (2.9 miles ),
St. Joseph, TN (3.0 miles ),
Rogersville, AL (3.3 miles ),
Killen, AL (3.4 miles ),
Minor Hill, TN (3.5 miles ),
Iron City, TN (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 34.97 N, Longitude: 87.37 W

Area code: 256

Distribution of median household income in Lexington, AL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lexington, AL in 2017
Lexington satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Alabama:

3.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Lexington, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Apparel (9.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.2%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.4%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (14.3%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Apparel (6.2%)
  • Utilities (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.9%)
  • Apparel (13.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.9%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Lexington, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (10.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)

Average climate in Lexington, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lexington, Alabama average temperatures Lexington, Alabama average precipitation Lexington, Alabama humidity Lexington, Alabama wind speed Lexington, Alabama snowfall Lexington, Alabama sunshine Lexington, Alabama clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.5. This is better than average.

City:

58.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 5.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.86
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.82
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.03. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.03
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Lexington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.0 miles away from the Lexington town center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

On 5/18/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 32 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lexington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 104.4 miles away from Lexington center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 108.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.8 miles away from Lexington center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 173.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.4 miles away from Lexington center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from Lexington center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lauderdale County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Freezes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lexington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lexington:

  • LAUDERDALE CHRISTIAN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; KILLEN, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lexington:

  • University of North Alabama (about 21 miles; Florence, AL; Full-time enrollment: 5,886)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 24 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • Athens State University (about 26 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 33 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 45 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 48 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • Columbia State Community College (about 48 miles; Columbia, TN; FT enrollment: 3,383)

Public high school in Lexington:

  • LEXINGTON SCH (Students: 934, Location: 101 SCHOOL ST, Grades: KG-12)
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Library in Lexington:

  • LEXINGTON - BURCHELL CAMPBELL MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,618; Location: 11075 HIGHWAY 101; 13,651 books; 397 audio materials; 112 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 1 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lexington Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Lexington include: Nebo Cumberland Presbyterian Church (A), Northside Church (B), Lexington Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Moore Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Frank Nunley - Football player.

Lauderdale County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lexington and their reported violations in the past:

LEXINGTON WATER WORKS AND SEWER (Population served: 2,799, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
LEXINGTON WAT DEPT RASCALTOWN COMMUNITY (Serves TN, Population served: 162, Purch groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.7%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.1%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Lexington (2011 data):

  • Bank Independent: Lexington Branch at 11250 Highway 101, branch established on 1987/03/03. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $1,041.1 mil, Deposits: $871.4 mil, headquarters in Sheffield, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Bancindependent Incorporated
  • First Metro Bank: Lexington Branch at 11277 Highway 101, branch established on 2001/05/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $471.4 mil, Deposits: $418.8 mil, headquarters in Muscle Shoals, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Metro Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Lexington:

Marital status in Lexington, AL
  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Lexington:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lexington
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lexington, AL (based on Lauderdale County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant40,963144
Mainline Protestant8,07938
Black Protestant2,34619
Catholic1,9482
Other7273
None38,646-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Lauderdale County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Lauderdale County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 50
This county:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Lauderdale County:

7.01 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.1%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.3%
Alabama:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.1%
Alabama:

44.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Alabama:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.8%
State:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lexington:

11.8%
Alabama:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lexington:

6.8
Alabama:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.4%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Lexington:

75.0%
Alabama:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lexington, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,431$44,5860$0
Water Supply 2$3,189$19,1340$0
Sewerage 1$2,214$26,5680$0
Local Libraries 1$1,112$13,3440$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,167$38,0046$550
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$413
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$500
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,063
Totals for Government 7$17,113$29,33711$2,526

Lexington government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $167,000 ($232.91)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $196,000 ($273.36)
    Central Staff Services: $151,000 ($210.60)
    General - Other: $33,000 ($46.03)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($11.16)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($6.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($2.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($5.58)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $198,000 ($276.15)

Lexington government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $164,000 ($228.73)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($18.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $70,000 ($97.63)
    Highways: $6,000 ($8.37)
    Other: $6,000 ($8.37)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $264,000 ($368.20)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $24,000 ($33.47)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $16,000 ($22.32)
    Public Utilities Sales: $13,000 ($18.13)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $11,000 ($15.34)

Lexington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $191,000 ($266.39)

5.30% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,123 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Colbert County, AL  1.46% ($36,356 average AGI)
from Limestone County, AL  0.24% ($49,747)
from Madison County, AL  0.24% ($38,867)


5.46% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,893 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Colbert County, AL  1.48% ($39,319 average AGI)
to Madison County, AL  0.45% ($37,944)
to Limestone County, AL  0.27% ($43,941)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lexington:

  • WZNN (620 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, AL; Owner: MANUEL HUERTA)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKAC (1080 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: LIMESTONE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WVNA (1590 AM; 5 kW; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lexington:

  • WYTK (93.9 FM; ROGERSVILLE, AL; Owner: SHOALS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJOR-FM (101.5 FM; ST. JOSEPH, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W254AA (98.7 FM; COLBERT HEIGHTS, AL; Owner: WILLIAM P. ROGERS)
  • WLAY-FM (100.3 FM; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEUZ (92.1 FM; MINOR HILL, TN; Owner: BROADCAST ONE, INC.)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WFIX (91.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRI-STATE INSPIRATIONAL B/C CORP.)
  • WLLX (97.5 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: ROGER WRIGHT DBA PROSPECT COMMUNICATIONS)
  • W226AF (93.1 FM; LORETTO, TN; Owner: PROSPECT COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WXFL (96.1 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W202BY (88.3 FM; KILLEN, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVNA-FM (105.5 FM; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTG-FM (106.3 FM; SHEFFIELD, AL; Owner: SLATTON & ASSOCS. BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • W278AA (103.5 FM; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • W287AA (105.3 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WMSR-FM (94.9 FM; COLLINWOOD, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)

TV broadcast stations around Lexington:

  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WTZT-LP (Channel 11; ATHENS, AL; Owner: WTZT-LP TELEVISION STATION, L.L.C.)
  • W57BV (Channel 57; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WXFL-LP (Channel 5; FLORENCE, ETC., AL; Owner: BENNY CARLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCF-LP (Channel 3; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BENNY CARLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYLE (Channel 26; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: ETC COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Lexington fatal accident list:

Jul 7, 2015 02:08 PM, Sr-64, Lat: 34.970089, Lon: -87.377294, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 4, 2013 09:17 AM, Sr-64, Lat: 34.971608, Lon: -87.360978, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 2006 11:50 PM, 1528, Lat: 34.983860, Lon: -87.374120, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 51.5mTotal length
  • $20,130,000Total costs
  • 18,734Total average daily traffic
  • 1,364Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,186Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lexington, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lexington, AL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lexington)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • City Industrial Pk (Lat: 34.977028 Lon: -87.369472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: WPFR850,
    Assigned Frequencies: 858.812 MHz, 858.837 MHz, 858.862 MHz, 858.887 MHz, 859.287 MHz, 859.337 MHz, 859.362 MHz, 859.387 MHz, 859.412 MHz, 859.787 MHz... (+15 more), Grant Date: 10/06/2009, Expiration Date: 11/07/2019, Registrant: Southern Linc, 4601 Southlake Parkway - Suite 150, Hoover, AL 35244, Phone: (205) 257-1534, Fax: (205) 874-3953, Email:
  • City Industrial Pk (Lat: 34.977028 Lon: -87.369472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQJM819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.887 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2009, Expiration Date: 11/07/2019, Cancellation Date: 12/23/2013, Certifier: Robin J Cohen, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3713 County Road 48 (Lat: 34.985806 Lon: -87.374278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQNL844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/2011, Expiration Date: 03/17/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2011, Certifier: Randall J Patterson, Registrant: Alabama Gas Corporation, 830 5th Ave. S., Birmingham, AL 35233, Phone: (205) 326-8352, Fax: (205) 326-8335, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • LexingtonNW, Lat: 34.976944 Lon: -87.369444, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 90 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQKE632,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Kevin Wright, Registrant: Abg Wireless, LLC, 1212 N Locust Ave, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464, Phone: (931) 762-3222, Email:
  • LexingtonSE, Lat: 34.976944 Lon: -87.369444, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 90 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQKE632,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2019, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Kevin Wright, Registrant: Abg Wireless, LLC, 1212 N Locust Ave, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464, Phone: (931) 762-3222, Email:
  • Industial Pk W Hwy 101 Approx 1000 Ft (Lat: 34.977000 Lon: -87.369444), Overall height: 18.9 m, Call Sign: WHS535,
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.375 MHz, 950.625 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/1983, Registrant: Roger Wright Prospect Communications, R #5, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lexington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Lexington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$77,8055$138,8961$157,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$110,0500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$96,8000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$102,7900$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0117.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$105,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0117.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lexington, AL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lexington, AL - Value

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 12. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 31 took place in 2003, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Lexington, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.5%), and Structure Fires (39.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lexington, AL
    • 8043.5%Outside Fires
    • 7239.1%Structure Fires
    • 2010.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 126.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lexington, AL
Most common first names in Lexington, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4474.8 years
James4074.5 years
Robert2777.5 years
Mary2177.9 years
John1381.7 years
Henry1372.3 years
George1178.0 years
Annie1084.8 years
Jessie975.3 years
Willie978.6 years
Most common last names in Lexington, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pettus3274.9 years
Thigpen2774.1 years
Howard2576.2 years
White2582.7 years
Davis2578.2 years
Springer2479.6 years
Allen2376.7 years
Williams2377.7 years
Michael2281.0 years
Hammond2083.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lexington, AL
  • 55.7%Utility gas
  • 38.8%Electricity
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lexington, AL
  • 63.8%Electricity
  • 22.3%Utility gas
  • 10.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Lexington compared to Alabama state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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