Lexington Fayette County, Kentucky

Lexington: City in Fayette County, Kentucky, United States

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Lexington is a city located in the county of Fayette in the U.S. state of Kentucky.

Lexington Quick Facts

Population : 225,366
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
County : Fayette County
Phone Area Codes : 859
Area : 739.56 km2
Official name : Lexington
Named for : Lexington
Altitude : 978 feet / 298 meters
Capital city : Lexington is capital of Fayette County
Establishment : January 01, 1775 (246 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:18:25 (28th November 2021)
Postal code : 40502
Weather : 44℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather
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Geography

Lexington is located at 37°59'19"N 84°28'40"W (37.9886900, -84.4777200).

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Weather

Lexington forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. more

Lexington zip code is 40502. County name: Fayette, County fips: 21067

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Local Places in Lexington

1 Fayette Mall
Rating: 4.3 (5460)

Address: 3401 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503, United States ➦ Show Map

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Fayette Mall

People born in Lexington (200)

People born in Lexington, including war correspondent, screenwriter Michael Herr, Thoroughbred racehorse Man o' War, composer Zach Brock, you can see a list of people who born in Lexington.

  • Gene Robinson (Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire) he was born in 29/05/1947
  • Thomas Hunt Morgan (American biologist) he was born in 25/09/1866
  • George W. Dunlap (American politician (1813-1880)) he was born in 22/02/1813
  • Tyson Gay (American track and field sprint athlete) he was born in 09/08/1982
  • Mary Todd Lincoln (wife of Abraham Lincoln and First Lady of the United States (1818-1882)) she was born in 13/12/1818
  • Joyce Compton (American film actress (1907-1997)) she was born in 27/01/1907
  • Kevin Richardson (American singer, member of the Backstreet Boys) he was born in 03/10/1971
  • Tamara McKinney (American alpine skier) she was born in 16/10/1962
  • John C. Breckinridge (Confederate Army general and Vice President of the United States (1821-1875)) he was born in 16/01/1821
  • Jim Varney (American stand-up comedian (1949-2000)) he was born in 15/06/1949
  • Dotsie Bausch (cyclist) she was born in 06/03/1973
  • Carter Harrison (American politician Carter H. Harrison III (1825-1893)) he was born in 15/02/1825
  • Chancellor Miller (actor) he was born in 11/05/1993
  • Brian Littrell (American male singer, member of Backstreet Boys) he was born in 20/02/1975
  • Melissa McBride (American actress) she was born in 23/05/1965
  • Mark W. Izard (American politician (1799-1866)) he was born in 25/12/1799
  • Benjamin Gratz Brown (American politician (1826-1885)) he was born in 28/05/1826
  • Tinashe (American singer-songwriter, record producer, dancer, actress and former model) she was born in 06/02/1993

Schools in Lexington

College & universities near Lexington, KY

Code Name City ZIP
446242 Employment Solutions-College for Technical Education Lexington (KY) 40517

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lexington, KY

Code Name Address Type
MAY Maysville West Front St & Rosemary Clooney St RAIL
LVL Louisville, Kentucky 720 West Muhammad Ali Blvd. BUS

Post offices near Lexington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bluegra Post Office Lexington (KY) 40517

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  • Lexington , Ohio village in Richland County, Ohio, United States with a population of 5,328 people.
  • Lexington , Missouri city in Lafayette County, Missouri, United States with a population of 4,543 people.
  • Lexington , Indiana unincorporated community in Lexington Township, Scott County, Indiana, United States with a population of 3,533 people.
  • Lexington , Oklahoma city in Cleveland County, Oklahoma, United States with a population of 2,187 people.
  • Lexington , Illinois city in McLean County, Illinois, United States with a population of 2,020 people.
  • Lexington , Kansas human settlement in United States of America with a population of 1,414 people.
  • Lexington , Mississippi city in and county seat of Holmes County, Mississippi, United States with a population of 1,412 people.
  • Lexington , Texas town in Lee County, Texas, United States with a population of 1,256 people.
  • Lexington , Michigan village in Sanilac County, Michigan, United States with a population of 1,118 people.
  • Lexington , New York town of the United States with a population of 767 people.
  • Lexington , Minnesota city in Anoka County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 742 people.
  • Lexington , Alabama town in Lauderdale County, Alabama, United States with a population of 711 people.
  • Lexington , Oregon city in Morrow County, Oregon, United States with a population of 240 people.
  • Lexington , Georgia city in Oglethorpe County, Georgia, United States with a population of 230 people.

Other cities in Fayette County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fayette County , KY.

City Name Population Title
Lexington-Fayette 314,488 Consolidated city-county in Kentucky, United States
Crestwood 5,111 Human settlement in Oldham County, Kentucky, United States of America
Mount Vernon 2,375 City in Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Columbus 150 City in Hickman County, Kentucky, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Lexington distances to largest Kentucky cities