Lexington Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Team Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Clemmons, NC

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Dedicated Division As a Dedicated Team, you will carry freight for one customer, and one customer only. Dedicated Team...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Drivers

    USA Truck - Lexington, NC

    Experienced Driver CDL-A Jobs Recruiters are standing by! 866-541-2012 Can Experienced Drivers grow with USA Truck? Definitely! Welcome to the new USA Truck. Fill out the...

    from USA Truck - 15 days ago
  • Owner Operator Truck Drivers - 866-381-6278

    Swift Transportation Co - Lexington, NC

    We love small businesses. Swift started out as a small company that quickly grew to a fleet of 4,200 owner operators. Our progress and experience over the years has clued us in...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 23 days ago
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Lexington, North Carolina

Lexington is the county seat of Davidson County, North Carolina, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 19,953. It is located in central North Carolina, twenty miles south of Winston-Salem, near the intersection of I-85, U.S. Highway 29, U.S. Highway 70, U.S. Highway 52 and U.S. Highway 64. Lexington is part of the Piedmont Triad region of the state. Lexington, Thomasville, and the rural areas surrounding them are slowly turning into bedroom communities for nearby cities such as Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point.

Lexington Careers

Among the most common occupations in Lexington are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 35%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%; and Sales and office occupations, 16%. Approximately 79 percent of workers in Lexington, North Carolina work for companies, 9 percent work for the government and 3 percent are self-employed.

Lexington Industries

The leading industries in Lexington, North Carolina are Manufacturing, 34%; Educational, health and social services, 14%; and Retail trade, 9%. Simply Hired's Lexington job listings indicate that the following industries in Lexington are hiring the most workers:

Lexington Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Lexington, North Carolina is $23,247, and the median income of households in Lexington was $26,226.

Average Salaries in Lexington, NC

Lexington, NC


According to our Lexington Trends data, the number of Lexington, North Carolina jobs has increased by 18% since April 2013.
Lexington job trends

Lexington Employment Statistics

Population of Lexington
Total population 19,953
Male 48.01%
Female 51.99%
Median age 35.7
Lexington Housing
Owner-occupied homes 49.8%
Median cost of a home $81,800
Median mortgage payment $556
Renter-occupied homes 50.2%
Vacant housing 6.9%
Median monthly rent $454
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $25,555
Median for all female full-time $20,939
Household Income
Less than $10,000 18%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 20%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 14%
$50,000 to $74,999 13%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 22%
High school graduate 29%
Some college, no degree 17%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 26%
Currently married 47%
Separated 6%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 11%
White 60%
Black or African American 31%
Asian 3%
Other 7%
Lexington Commute
Carpool 22.6%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 19 minutes