Latest Data (2018)
Population 21,737
Nationwide Rank 1708

Quick Facts

Lexington, South Carolina is the 1,708th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Lexington, South Carolina is a town.

Lexington, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Lexington had its largest population ever.

Lexington, South Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lexington, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1698 Union City, Georgia 21,873 82.4%
1699 Gardner, Kansas 21,871 124.6%
1700 Nixa, Missouri 21,868 76.0%
1701 Shelbyville, Tennessee 21,864 33.7%
1702 Geneva, Illinois 21,861 10.5%
1703 Corinth, Texas 21,823 85.8%
1704 New Castle, Pennsylvania 21,797 -17.0%
1705 Raymore, Missouri 21,784 93.2%
1706 Golden Valley, Minnesota 21,755 6.9%
1707 Del City, Oklahoma 21,747 -1.7%
1708 Lexington, South Carolina 21,737 103.7%
1709 Lino Lakes, Minnesota 21,733 27.9%
1710 Yucca Valley, California 21,726 28.1%
1711 Sedalia, Missouri 21,718 6.8%
1712 Hamtramck, Michigan 21,716 -5.5%
1713 Chillicothe, Ohio 21,698 -2.0%
1714 Villa Park, Illinois 21,695 -2.8%
1715 Happy Valley, Oregon 21,694 250.7%
1716 Pascagoula, Mississippi 21,685 -17.1%
1717 Corcoran, California 21,676 -2.9%
1718 Coralville, Iowa 21,664 42.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
896 Goose Creek 42,841 35.7%
981 Sumter 39,656 -2.4%
982 Hilton Head Island 39,639 16.6%
1030 Spartanburg 37,644 -6.2%
1031 Florence 37,625 19.3%
1141 Myrtle Beach 33,908 40.2%
1202 Greer 32,102 79.5%
1243 Aiken 30,778 17.6%
1376 Anderson 27,380 5.3%
1467 Hanahan 25,765 98.2%
1499 Mauldin 25,193 60.9%
1513 Conway 24,980 95.9%
1608 North Augusta 23,584 32.9%
1613 Greenwood 23,407 4.5%
1629 Bluffton 23,097 905.0%
1636 Simpsonville 23,037 55.2%
1708 Lexington 21,737 103.7%
1743 Easley 21,240 17.2%
1848 Fort Mill 19,848 147.0%
2007 West Columbia 17,821 33.3%
2075 Clemson 17,102 44.1%
2116 North Myrtle Beach 16,573 46.3%
2382 Cayce 14,081 15.2%
2486 Beaufort 13,357 5.0%
2537 Port Royal 13,037 39.0%
2559 Orangeburg 12,903 0.0%
2611 Gaffney 12,507 -3.4%
2639 Irmo 12,357 9.7%
2688 James Island 12,068
2805 Moncks Corner 11,419 84.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 21,737 1,708
2017 21,265 1,724
2016 20,988 1,733
2015 20,138 1,785
2014 19,893 1,795
2013 19,576 1,803
2012 19,141 1,812
2011 18,614 1,862
2010 17,870 1,913
2009 16,321 2,019
2008 15,836 2,057
2007 15,029 2,124
2006 14,101 2,207
2005 13,570 2,251
2004 12,930 2,329
2003 12,322 2,408
2002 11,678 2,477
2001 11,155 2,558
2000 10,669 2,628
1990 4,178 4,573