Lexington Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lexington, MA

General Lexington Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Middlesex County

Close cities: Bedford, MA, Chestnut-Hill, MA, Burlington, MA, Belmont, MA, Lincoln, MA, Watertown, MA, Hanscom AFB, MA, Woburn, MA, Winchester, MA, Arlington, MA, Waltham, MA

Lexington Population (census data)
Total 30,439
Male 14,304 (47.0%)
Female 16,135 (53.0%)

Population Density: 1,856 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 137.9 (US Avg is 100)

Lexington Elevation: 210 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $118,920

Zip Codes: 02421, and 02420.

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Lexington Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.1%)
  • Chinese (5.6%)
  • Asian Indian (2.2%)
  • Korean (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • Other Asian (0.8%)
  • Japanese (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (18.0%)
  • English (14.7%)
  • Italian (11.6%)
  • German (9.1%)
  • Russian (4.9%)
  • Polish (4.4%)
Foriegn Born: 5,001 people (16.4%)
  • Asia (62.0%)
  • Europe (38.0%)

Local Lexington Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox, Philadelphia Phillies
NFL Football: New England Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: New Jersey Nets, Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: Boston University, Harvard University, Northeastern University

Lexington School Information

High Schools
Lexington High (251 Waltham Street, Lexington, MA, 02421 - Lexington District)
Minuteman Regional High (758 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA, 02421 - Minuteman Vocational Tech District)
Middle Schools
Jonas Clarke Middle (17 Stedman Road, Lexington, MA, 02421 - Lexington District)
Wm Diamond Middle (99 Hancock Street, Lexington, MA, 02420 - Lexington District)
Other/Private Schools
Bowman (9 Philip Road, Lexington, MA, 02421 - Lexington District)
Bridge (55 Middleby Road, Lexington, MA, 02421 - Lexington District)
Fiske (34A Colony Road, Lexington, MA, 02420 - Lexington District)
Harrington (148 Maple Street, Lexington, MA, 02420 - Lexington District)
Joseph Estabrook (117 Grove Street, Lexington, MA, 02420 - Lexington District)
Maria Hastings (2618 Mass. Avenue, Lexington, MA, 02421 - Lexington District)

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