Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,523
Nationwide Rank 8627

Quick Facts

Lexington, Mississippi is the 8,627th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Lexington, Mississippi is a city.

Lexington, Mississippi is currently 33.5% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lexington, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8617 Coal Run Village, Kentucky 1,526 124.7%
8618 Marion, Mississippi 1,526 16.4%
8619 Montgomery, Pennsylvania 1,526 -9.7%
8620 Snow Hill, North Carolina 1,526 -1.6%
8621 Weldon, North Carolina 1,526 -14.6%
8622 Ackley, Iowa 1,525 -15.9%
8623 Herscher, Illinois 1,525 -0.5%
8624 Manito, Illinois 1,525 -11.9%
8625 Bennington, Nebraska 1,523 46.4%
8626 Crescent, Oklahoma 1,523 18.9%
8627 Lexington, Mississippi 1,523 -24.4%
8628 White Pigeon, Michigan 1,523 -6.3%
8629 Stanton, Nebraska 1,522 -5.9%
8630 Waterford, Pennsylvania 1,522 4.9%
8631 Bridgeport, Nebraska 1,520 -4.5%
8632 Genola, Utah 1,520 54.4%
8633 Dundas, Minnesota 1,519 159.2%
8634 Englewood, Tennessee 1,519 -7.3%
8635 Ferndale, Pennsylvania 1,519 -16.8%
8636 Hawthorne, Florida 1,519 2.7%
8637 Huntsville, Missouri 1,519 -2.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Mississippi

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6265 Iuka 2,964 -2.9%
6296 Poplarville 2,929 12.4%
6506 Guntown 2,735 130.6%
6596 Ruleville 2,671 -17.0%
6718 Okolona 2,560 -16.2%
6750 Macon 2,537 -15.3%
6820 Collins 2,481 -7.7%
6876 Hollandale 2,443 -28.5%
6886 Mendenhall 2,433 -4.8%
6975 Durant 2,365 -19.3%
7042 Purvis 2,322 6.3%
7115 Magnolia 2,283 9.3%
7214 Lumberton 2,211 -1.6%
7217 Raymond 2,210 8.1%
7258 Farmington 2,181 1.6%
7271 Moorhead 2,176 -15.0%
7307 Quitman 2,151 -12.4%
7500 Eupora 2,051 -11.7%
7532 Shelby 2,035 -30.0%
7548 Belmont 2,025 3.3%
7644 Tchula 1,976 -16.0%
7645 Belzoni 1,975 -25.7%
7664 Rolling Fork 1,967 -20.3%
7676 Charleston 1,958 -10.7%
7712 Nettleton 1,942 -3.6%
7748 Union 1,925 -4.7%
7805 Wesson 1,894 4.2%
7851 Itta Bena 1,873 -14.2%
7890 Flora 1,855 19.5%
7901 Bruce 1,847 -11.4%
8072 Shannon 1,771 6.4%
8102 Decatur 1,758 -7.6%
8113 Shaw 1,750 -24.2%
8118 Sumrall 1,748 67.7%
8184 Bay Springs 1,723 -18.1%
8244 Calhoun City 1,696 -9.2%
8265 Drew 1,688 -30.2%
8273 Rosedale 1,685 -30.3%
8438 Walnut Grove 1,609 219.8%
8446 Summit 1,607 0.3%
8470 Sardis 1,595 -21.7%
8518 Coldwater 1,572 -5.8%
8618 Marion 1,526 16.4%
8627 Lexington 1,523 -24.4%
8647 Marks 1,517 -25.3%
8650 Monticello 1,516 -12.6%
8694 Fayette 1,499 -32.5%
8730 Centreville 1,486 -11.1%
8777 Tylertown 1,467 -24.4%
8800 Duck Hill 1,461 86.5%
8814 Ackerman 1,455 -13.9%
8852 Lambert 1,440 -26.0%
8892 Raleigh 1,423 13.5%
8936 Mound Bayou 1,408 -32.5%
8973 Walls 1,399 192.6%
9080 Port Gibson 1,365 -25.5%
9110 Pelahatchie 1,353 -8.7%
9280 Goodman 1,292 4.3%
9312 Taylorsville 1,284 -4.0%
9313 Vardaman 1,284 20.7%
9476 Byhalia 1,229 -4.1%
9524 Como 1,214 -7.3%
9708 Plantersville 1,161 -9.1%
9726 Terry 1,158 73.3%
9751 Jonestown 1,150 -32.2%
9790 Brooksville 1,138 -3.5%
9838 Mantachie 1,125 1.4%
9990 Tutwiler 1,080 -20.4%
10048 Friars Point 1,064 -27.7%
10112 Caledonia 1,046 3.3%
10144 Pickens 1,037 -20.9%
10153 De Kalb 1,034 6.8%
10180 Sunflower 1,029 -22.7%
10197 Richton 1,024 -1.5%
10241 Bude 1,012 -2.4%
10248 Edwards 1,010 -24.9%
10267 Ecru 1,006 5.3%
10290 Stonewall 1,002 -12.5%
10307 Metcalfe 999 -10.3%
10360 Derma 986 -16.2%
10432 Vaiden 971 18.7%
10487 Prentiss 960 -16.7%
10536 Woodville 949 -19.3%
10537 Blue Mountain 948 41.2%
10600 Mount Olive 936 -0.8%
10610 Burnsville 933 -9.7%
10644 Tunica 926 -16.7%
10704 Beaumont 915 -6.5%
10727 Smithville 911 3.4%
10731 Inverness 909 -20.6%
10756 Leakesville 903 -11.8%
10821 Gloster 886 -17.1%
10855 Utica 878 -8.9%
10933 Coffeeville 862 -7.9%
11011 Maben 849 6.1%
11015 Crenshaw 848 -7.5%
11212 Polkville 815 25.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,523 8,627
2016 1,573 8,513
2015 1,609 8,429
2014 1,622 8,392
2013 1,656 8,303
2012 1,687 8,226
2011 1,705 8,184
2010 1,731 8,120
2009 1,837 7,804
2008 1,865 7,736
2007 1,860 7,732
2006 1,877 7,680
2005 1,891 7,634
2004 1,903 7,593
2003 1,915 7,555
2002 1,953 7,473
2001 1,972 7,428
2000 2,017 7,335
1990 2,291 6,421