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 or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.17%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.97%). N/A% of the people in Lexington County, SC speak a non-English language, and 97.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lexington County, SC are Midlands Technical College (2,345 degrees awarded in 2017), Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology and Nails-Columbia (42 degrees), and Columbia Academy of Cosmetology (7 degrees).
The median property value in Lexington County, SC is $160,700, and the homeownership rate is 74%. Most people in Lexington County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Lexington County, SC is 2 cars per household.