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Welcome to Lexington, KY

As Kentucky’s second largest city, Lexington is centrally located in the world renowned Bluegrass Region of the state. Surrounded by gently rolling countryside, beautiful horse farms, and pastoral scenery, Lexington is known as the horse capital of the world. The Kentucky Horse Park offers a full schedule of diverse events and activities showcasing horses of all breeds. Additionally, Lexington is home to the famous Keeneland race track and the Red Mile trotting track. Keeneland offers thoroughbred racing twice a year in an historical and magical park-like setting. Keeneland draws global attention to its thoroughbred horse auctions which contribute greatly to Kentucky’s economy.

Lexingtonians enjoy a high quality of life with access to religious diversity, safe parks, a multitude of unique neighborhoods and a good school system. Recreational activities include museums, art galleries, a wide range of concerts and theater, biking, nearby hiking and much more. UK basketball, football and other collegiate sports bring the city and state together as a source of great pride and enthusiasm. “Business Week” rated Lexington “The Best Place to Raise Kids” and #9 in “America's Best Affordable Places to Retire”. “Next Cities” rated us #13 in the “Top Hotspots for Young, Talented Workers.” “Relocate America” put us in the “Top 10 Best Places to Live.”

Recognized for its educated workforce, education is itself a primary influence on Lexington’s culture. Both the University of Kentucky and Transylvania University are in the core of the city. The University of Kentucky is the area’s top employer and that, along with a strong healthcare sector, helps Lexington maintain a low unemployment rate and resiliency. While evolving from an agriculturally-based economy, Lexington’s growth in research, technology, and manufacturing is contributing to economic expansion and population-growth bringing new energy and ideas to the community.

As a thriving center at the crossroads of interstates 64 and 75, Lexington enjoys the many benefits of a mid-size city surrounded by a beautiful, rural landscape and is known as one of the best cities in the world in which to live and work.

Lexington Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 295 homes for sale in Lexington, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
85% Single Family and 15% Other.

85% Single Family
15% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 295
Average Home Size 2,591 ft² / 241 m²
Price Range ($37,500 - $3,400,000)

Weather in Lexington

The average high temperatures in Lexington range from 42 in January to 87 in July

Average home income in Lexington

The average household income of a Lexington resident is $71,828 with an average home value of $194,387

Population of Lexington

Lexington has 305,205 residents.

Home ownership in Lexington

The average level of home ownership in Lexington is 54%.

Education breakdown of Lexington

Education levels of residents of Lexington include: highschool 21%, associate 8%, bachelor 22%, graduate 16%.

Households in Lexington

Lexington has 126,834 homes, built on average 41 years ago.

Information from in and around Lexington...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 295 homes for sale in Lexington. These homes are comprised of Single Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 371,300. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Lexington please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 295 homes for sale in Lexington, KY are represented by 2 member brokerages serving the Lexington area. Member brokerages representing the 295 homes include Milestone Realty Consultants and Rector Hayden Realtors.