Lexington, MS Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 790 housing units in Lexington. This represents a 11% decline from 888 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 763 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 27 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lexington is about 75.8%. Lexington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 2.71 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lexington were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom6.30%
Two Bedrooms30.10%
Three Bedrooms41.60%
Four Bedrooms16.80%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$51,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$33,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.36
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$300

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan0.90%
Simple Mortgage40.60%
Debt Free53.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%