Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503), Kentucky 

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Population

29,534

+5.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$53,526

Median Home Price

$197,600

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Best Places to Live in Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503), Kentucky

Mid-sized city/College town - Central Kentucky, 80 miles south of Cincinnati and 75 miles east of Louisville. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in the 40503 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Lexington-Fayette, KY Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Historic interest
College-town amenities
Attractive countryside
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Entertainment
Air service


What Bert Has To Say About Lexington-Fayette Metro Area

Situated in the heart of bluegrass country, Lexington is Kentucky's second-largest city. It is the world capital of the horse industry and a cultural hub of the state. In many ways it’s just the right size, not too big to abandon the small-town lifestyle, but large enough to have urban amenities and employment opportunities. Future economic indicators are positive. Tech giant Lexmark and a major Toyota assembly plant in Georgetown are just north of the city and smaller businesses have found the area attractive, while university, health care and public sector employment are strong.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
County: Fayette County
Metro Area: Lexington-Fayette Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Lexington-Fayette
Zip Codes: Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 989 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503) is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503) jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503)'s cost of living is 9.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Fayette county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 59.2% to 38.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503)'s population is 29,534 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503) is Real Estate: $197,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%.

SCHOOLS
Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503) public schools spend $12,900 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Lexington-Fayette (zip 40503). More Education



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Housing Market in Lexington-Fayette

It's a good time to buy in Lexington-Fayette. Home Appreciation is up 5.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Lexington-Fayette is $197,600.

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