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Welcome to Lexington County!
Good Friends and Great Communities

With a rich historical background and promises of a strong future, Lexington County provides a diverse community, endless economic opportunities and prosperous growth.  Located in the Midlands of South Carolina, Lexington County is known as one of the fastest growing areas in the state and region. As a leader in business and industry, Lexington County provides an outstanding quality of life with a reasonable cost of living.  Featuring a temperate climate, convenient location and access to Lake Murray, Lexington County offers exceptional recreational and residential opportunities.

Our Mission: To provide quality services to our citizens at a reasonable cost.


Current News and Events



Council Recognitions


Lexington County Fire Service Improves ISO Rating to 3/10
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Effective May 1, 2015 - Commercial and Subdivision Development Procedural Change      


Transit Needs Study

In partnership with the Central Midlands Council of Governments, the County of Lexington invites residents of areas where public transit is not available to participate in a needs survey. The online survey is available in English and Spanish and via telephone at (803) 610-4000.