Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 

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Economy in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Lexington-Fayette has an unemployment rate of 4.3%. The US average is 6.0%.

Lexington-Fayette has seen the job market increase by 1.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.8%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lexington-Fayette
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lexington-Fayette is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lexington-Fayette is 8.6%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lexington-Fayette
- The average income of a Lexington-Fayette resident is $29,168 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lexington-Fayette resident is $48,667 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLexington-Fayette, KentuckyUnited States
  4.3%6.0%
  -4.5%-6.2%
  37.8%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  7.8%4.6%
  $31,653$31,177
  $53,013$57,652
  $71,698$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.8%1.3%
  0.2%0.6%
  4.6%6.2%
  8.9%10.4%
  2.5%2.7%
  11.5%11.6%
  2.6%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  3.3%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  6.9%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.4%4.3%
  13.2%9.3%
  16.2%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  9.1%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  3.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lexington-Fayette    62 Reviews
    Lexington is a great place to live - 12/3/2021
    Lexington is a beautiful city. There are tons of tree lined streets and even trees in both sides of the city's only freeway. It's relatively small, which can be both... Read More

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    SEXYLEXI - 8/25/2021
    Very beautiful/underrated city!!... Read More

    You aint from around here - 2/19/2020
    I have lived here now for over five years, originally from the west coast and here is my top 10 for why you should NOT move here. #1 The Culture: They have none, it... Read More


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