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Popular Lexington Apartments
Winston Salem, North Carolina, 27104
1 Bedroom$705 - $770
2 Bedrooms$850 - $925
3 Bedrooms$1,075 - $1,115
High Point, North Carolina, 27262
1 BedroomUp to $510
2 BedroomsUp to $630
3 BedroomsUp to $755
Winston Salem, North Carolina, 27104
1 Bedroom$645 - $822
2 Bedrooms$667 - $933
Winston Salem, North Carolina, 27104
1 Bedroom$605 - $848
2 Bedrooms$667 - $820
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Lexington Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 17.6% 10.5% +7.1% $10,000 to $14,999 9.8% 6.4% +3.4% $15,000 to $19,999 10.6% 6.7% +3.9% $20,000 to $24,999 9.5% 7.1% +2.4% $25,000 to $29,999 8.9% 7.1% +1.8% $30,000 to $34,999 5.7% 6.9% -1.2% $35,000 to $39,999 6.5% 6.3% +0.2% $40,000 to $44,999 3.7% 6.1% -2.4% $45,000 to $49,999 4.1% 5.2% -1.1% $50,000 to $59,999 6.4% 9.4% -3.0% $60,000 to $74,999 6.2% 10.1% -3.9% $75,000 to $99,999 5.6% 8.9% -3.3% $100,000 to $124,999 2.1% 4.1% -2.0% $125,000 to $149,999 1.5% 1.9% -0.4% $150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 1.6% -0.9% $200,000 or more 1.1% 1.8% -0.7%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 9.2% 6.9% +2.3% 10.0% to 14.9% 10.4% 12.4% -2.0% 15.0% to 19.9% 15.5% 14.5% +1.0% 20.0% to 24.9% 11.7% 12.6% -0.9% 25.0% to 29.9% 9.2% 9.6% -0.4% 30.0% to 34.9% 6.7% 6.7% +0.0% 35.0% to 39.9% 5.3% 4.8% +0.5% 40.0% to 49.9% 7.5% 6.1% +1.4% 50.0% or more 17.4% 15.8% +1.6% Not computed 7.1% 10.6% -3.5%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 11.2% 15.2% -4.0% 25 to 34 years 26.6% 29.9% -3.3% 35 to 44 years 23.3% 21.8% +1.5% 45 to 54 years 15.0% 13.9% +1.1% 55 to 64 years 9.5% 7.5% +2.0% 65 to 74 years 7.5% 5.5% +2.0% 75 to 84 years 5.1% 4.5% +0.6% 85 years and over 1.8% 1.7% +0.1%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 51.5% 40.5% +11.0% 30 to 44 minutes 20.8% 24.8% -4.0% 45 to 59 minutes 14.0% 12.1% +1.9% 60 or more minutes 13.7% 22.7% -9.0%
Source: 2000 Census
Red-Hot Rentals in Lexington, North Carolina
Do you want to spice up your life? Do you want to live a city with some real flavor? Then rent an apartment in Lexington, North Carolina, the “Barbecue Capital of the World.” Lexington is one city you can definitely sink your teeth into. Whether you’re in the mood for great shopping, fun recreation, or delicious barbecue, you’ll never go hungry in Lexington. Fire up the grill and get here while the food’s hot!
Looking for a nice apartment near the Uptown district? Want to know more about the Childress Racing Museum? Check out our LocalTalk for information about Lexington’s rich culture. While you're there, talk to our local experts by using the ""Ask a Question"" feature and learn more about this “place you'll never want to leave.”
What about Lexington Rental Rates?
Whether you’re looking for a cozy one bedroom apartment across the street from Lexington Barbecue or a spacious three bedroom pad that you can share with a few friends (this way, you’ll have more money to spend on antiques at Memories on Main), we’re here to help you track down the apartment that will be the perfect fit. Just how much can you expect to pay for an apartment in Lexington? Take a look at the rent table to find out. It has all the latest averages on one, two, and three bedroom apartments. Then, start looking for an apartment in Lexington by checking out some of the rentals listed below. And be sure to read all the Lexington news in The Dispatch!
A City Like No Other
Did you know that Lexington, North Carolina, named itself after Lexington, Massachusetts, the site of the famous “shot heard ‘round the world?” Rent one of Lexington’s lovely apartments and you’ll live in a city that not only appreciates history but puts in a lot of effort to ensure the best possible future for its citizens. Lexington is home to around 20,000 people to fight for. Rent an apartment here and find out what this city’s friendly residents already know: that Lexington is a city like no other. Where else can you attend a world-class barbecue festival one day and ponder world-class artwork the next? Though Lexington is a lot of fun to live in, you can find even more good times in nearby Winston-Salem. Whether you need a great place to live so you can commute into the city or you just want easy access to big city shopping and events, you’ll love it here. Make the “move heard ‘round the world” and rent an apartment in Lexington, North Carolina.
Food, Fun, and Fireworks
Want to meet a few thousand new friends and have a good time while you’re at it? Lucky for you, Lexington hosts numerous fun community events so that you can build friendships and live large all year long. Take the Barbecue Festival for one. One of the “Top Ten Food Festivals in America,” according to Travel & Leisure Magazine, this is Lexington’s most famous festival. Mingle with your new neighbors while you take in street performances, peruse arts and crafts vendors, listen to live music, and chow down on as many barbecue sandwiches as you can handle. If you’re still hungry and standing come July, you won’t want to miss the Fantastic July Festival. It’s fitting that a city named after a famous Revolutionary War locale would celebrate the birth of the nation with such pizazz. Enjoy fireworks, rides, music, food, and more at this annual event. Whether you’re in the mood for barbecue or you’re a vegetarian that knows how to party, you’ll have a good time in Lexington.
From Stained Glass to Racing’s Past
If live music and fireworks don’t satiate your entertainment needs, Lexington offers plenty of year-round attractions to keep you culturally satisfied. Feeling festive? Why not celebrate the best of Lexington-area art? Stop by the Bob Timberlake Gallery and browse through the works of Lexington’s world-famous painter and designer. Or perhaps you’d enjoy Gallery Hall. Visit this beautiful gallery and marvel at the watercolors, pottery, jewelry, wood sculptures, and stained glass that North Carolina artists have created. Got a need for speed? Check out the Richard Childress Racing Museum. Want to explore the past? Drive on over to the Davidson County Historical Museum. You’ll have access to the finest art and entertainment in Lexington. You’ll love it here so much, you’ll be making your own wooden sculpture of Lexington in no time.
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How is the public transportation system in Lexington?
Not great. Lexington is home to a couple of taxi companies, the city lacks a viable public transportation system. Most Lexington residents use a private automobile to get to work. Although an Amtrak station is only 15 minutes away, the rail routes are limited and can't be used to get around Lexington.
What are some family friendly neighborhoods in Lexington?
Family-friendly neighborhoods hinge on safety and quality of education. The top five safest neighborhoods in Lexington are Erlanger / Jakesville, Silver Hill / Cedar Grove, City Center, Silver Valley / Cid, and Tyro / Jubilee. The top five neighborhoods for education, on the other hand, are Silver Hill / Cedar Grove, Tyro / Jubilee, Cotton Grove / Southmont, Silver Valley / Cid, and Erlanger / Jakesville. Some of the best neighborhoods for families in Lexington, therefore, are Erlanger / Jakesville, Silver Hill / Cedar Grove, Silver Valley / Cid, and Tyro / Jubilee.