In 2017, Lexington County, SC had a population of 291k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $60,181. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lexington County, SC grew from 286,196 to 290,642, a 1.55% increase and its median household income grew from $57,382 to $60,181, a 4.88% increase.
The population of Lexington County, SC is 74.8% White Alone, 15.2% Black or African American Alone, and 6.08% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Lexington County, SC speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lexington County, SC are Midlands Technical College (1,977 degrees awarded in 2016), Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia (50 degrees), and Columbia Academy of Cosmetology (18 degrees).
The median property value in Lexington County, SC is $159,500, and the homeownership rate is 73.9%. Most people in Lexington County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Lexington County, SC is 2 cars per household.