Lexington Holmes County, Mississippi

Lexington: City in and county seat of Holmes County, Mississippi, United States

Lexington locator map
Location of Lexington on Mississippi map.


Lexington is a city located in the county of Holmes in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,731 and a population density of 276 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,453 inhabitants.


Lexington is located at 33°6'47"N 90°3'11"W (33.1131800, -90.0531400).

St. Mary%27s Episcopal Church 'Lexington  Mississippi' 01 image
St. Mary%27s Episcopal Church 'Lexington Mississippi' 01


Lexington forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 107. North northwest wind around 0 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

St. Mary%27s Episcopal Church 'Lexington  Mississippi' 01 image

Lexington map

Lexington Quick Facts

Population : 1,453 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Holmes County
Postal code : 39095
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 6.27 km2
Altitude : 233 feet / 71 meters
Capital city : Lexington is capital of Holmes County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:39:50 (27th July 2021)
Density : 232 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -19.13% (2010-2019)
Weather : 93℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Lexington decreased by 19.13% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,731 - census
2011 1,701 -1.76% estimation process
2012 1,678 -1.37% estimation process
2013 1,658 -1.21% estimation process
2014 1,623 -2.16% estimation process
2015 1,599 -1.5% estimation process
2016 1,560 -2.5% estimation process
2017 1,530 -1.96% estimation process
2018 1,504 -1.73% estimation process
2019 1,453 -3.51% estimation process

Lexington zip code is 39095. County name: Holmes, County fips: 28051

Leksington, lkzyngtn mysysypy, lyksynghtwn, Лексингтон, ليكسينغتون, لکزینگتن، میسیسیپی, لیکسنگٹن، مسیسپی

People born in Lexington (13)

People born in Lexington, including actress Hattie Winston, politician Edmond Noel, Tennessee politician Buford Ellington, you can see a list of people who born in Lexington.


College & universities near Lexington

Code Name City ZIP
175810 Holmes Community College Goodman (MS) 39079

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lexington

Code Name Address Type
YAZ Yazoo City West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street RAIL
GWD Greenwood Carrolton Ave. and East Gibbs Street RAIL
JAN Union Station 300 W. Capital Street RAIL
VKS Vicksburg, MS 1295 South Frontage Road BUS

Other places with the same name (21)

Other cities in Holmes County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Holmes County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Durant 2,262 City in Holmes County, Mississippi
Tchula 1,929 Town of the United States
Goodman 1,164 Town in Holmes County, Mississippi
Pickens 995 Town of the United States
Cruger 336 Town in Holmes County, Mississippi
West 149 Human settlement in Holmes County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Lexington distances to largest Mississippi cities

Next page