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Overview
Population:296,766
Pop. Change:14%
State: Kentucky
Metro Area: Lexington-Fayette Metro Area
County: Fayette County
City:Lexington-Fayette
Zip Code:40517, 40515, ... 15 total
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Lexington-Fayette's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

As of 2014, Lexington-Fayette's population is 296,766 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 14.11 percent.

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The median home cost in Lexington-Fayette is $156,400. Home appreciation the last year has been -0.30 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Lexington-Fayette's cost of living is 4.90% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Lexington-Fayette public schools spend $12,536 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Lexington-Fayette.

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The unemployment rate in Lexington-Fayette is 6.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Lexington-Fayette jobs have Decreased by 0.67 percent.


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Ranked #91 2005 Best Places to Live
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Map Of Lexington-Fayette

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Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Lexington-Fayette's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes