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-Hot, humid summers
-Air service
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Columbia is the capital, the largest city, and the commercial, industrial and educational hub for the state. The city is laid out in a traditional grid along the Congaree River with a number of historic buildings, although many of the older ones were destroyed in Sherman’s famous march. Columbia is home to the University of South Carolina, whose attractive and historic campus is in the south part of the downtown area adds a dose of college town feel, a few amenities, and sports-related entertainment to the area. The downtown is clean and attractive, with entertainment near the campus and in a restored waterfront area. Beautiful older residential areas extend east with a clear antebellum imprint and good home values, but this isn’t the part of town with the best reputation for education and safety.


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Country: United States
State: South Carolina
County: Lexington County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Lexington, West Columbia, ... 16 total
Zip Codes: 29072, 29073, ... 14 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 225 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Lexington

    The unemployment rate in Lexington County is 4.70 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lexington County jobs have Increased by 2.31 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lexington County's cost of living is 12.30% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Lexington County's Cost of Living
    Lexington County's population is 281,833 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 68.24 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Lexington County is $131,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.91%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Lexington County public schools spend $12,414 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Lexington County. Learn more...

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