Latest Data (2017)
Population 21,265
Nationwide Rank 1724

Quick Facts

Lexington, South Carolina is the 1,724th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Lexington, South Carolina is a town.

Lexington, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Lexington had its largest population ever.

Lexington, South Carolina is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Lexington, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1714 Perrysburg, Ohio 21,482 21.7%
1715 Mukilteo, Washington 21,469 18.5%
1716 Lino Lakes, Minnesota 21,407 26.0%
1717 Clayton, North Carolina 21,405 149.0%
1718 Albertville, Alabama 21,392 22.7%
1719 Union City, Georgia 21,370 78.2%
1720 Klamath Falls, Oregon 21,359 9.2%
1721 Mountlake Terrace, Washington 21,337 4.3%
1722 Nixa, Missouri 21,321 71.6%
1723 Arvin, California 21,270 63.6%
1724 Lexington, South Carolina 21,265 99.3%
1725 Mustang, Oklahoma 21,222 60.3%
1726 Happy Valley, Oregon 21,196 242.7%
1727 Oxford, Alabama 21,180 11.1%
1728 Crest Hill, Illinois 21,175 55.2%
1729 Raymore, Missouri 21,167 87.8%
1730 Corinth, Texas 21,152 80.1%
1731 Birmingham, Michigan 21,142 9.7%
1732 Louisville, Colorado 21,128 10.9%
1733 East Ridge, Tennessee 21,118 2.8%
1734 Ashland, Oregon 21,117 8.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
956 Hilton Head Island 40,055 17.9%
958 Sumter 39,982 -1.6%
1022 Florence 37,778 19.8%
1028 Spartanburg 37,498 -6.5%
1167 Myrtle Beach 32,795 35.6%
1231 Greer 30,899 72.7%
1240 Aiken 30,721 17.4%
1373 Anderson 27,293 4.9%
1495 Mauldin 25,130 60.5%
1514 Hanahan 24,885 91.5%
1586 Conway 23,714 86.0%
1609 Greenwood 23,262 3.9%
1629 North Augusta 22,930 29.2%
1675 Simpsonville 22,072 48.7%
1724 Lexington 21,265 99.3%
1737 Bluffton 21,085 817.5%
1740 Easley 21,053 16.1%
2023 Fort Mill 17,557 118.5%
2051 West Columbia 17,265 29.1%
2100 Clemson 16,649 40.3%
2137 North Myrtle Beach 16,310 44.0%
2363 Cayce 14,086 15.2%
2422 Beaufort 13,729 7.9%
2530 Orangeburg 12,954 0.3%
2541 Port Royal 12,886 37.4%
2557 Gaffney 12,782 -1.3%
2646 Irmo 12,250 8.7%
2672 James Island 12,083
2873 Moncks Corner 10,933 76.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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