In 2018, Lexington County, SC had a population of 295k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $60,154. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Lexington County, SC grew from 290,642 to 295,032, a 1.51% increase and its median household income declined from $60,181 to $60,154, a -0.0449% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lexington County, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.8%), White (Hispanic) (4.05%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.17%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.97%). 0% of the households in Lexington County, SC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.3% of the residents in Lexington County, SC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lexington County, SC are Midlands Technical College (2,125 degrees awarded in 2019) and Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia (29 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Lexington County, SC was $160,700, and the homeownership rate was 74%. Most people in Lexington County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Lexington County, SC was 2 cars per household.