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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.


Accommodations Tax Funds & Temporary Alcohol Beverage License Fee Funds

Organizations interested in applying for Accommodations Tax Funds or Temporary Alcohol License Fee Funds (Festivals) from Lexington County for the Fiscal Year 2018-19 can click on the appropriate funding source below for instructions and application:

Accommodations Tax Funds
Must be used for tourism-related expenditures which comply with Section 6-4-10 of the South Carolina Code of Laws, 1976, as amended.
          Application Instructions             Application


Temporary Alcohol Beverage License Fee Funds
For Lexington County festivals only.
          Application Instructions              Application

Application deadline is Friday, January 5, 2018.  Please contact the Lexington County Council office for questions at 803-785-8103. 



Current News

Lexington Community Cat Pilot Program


Animal Control Ordinance for Community Cat Program


Council Recognitions


Public Notice of Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Funding Allocated to Homes Located within Flood Zone. 
 Full Announcement                 


Grant funding is available to help pay for septic system repairs and Agricultural Best Management Practices for residents and farmers in Congaree Creek Watershed to improve water quality.  
               See Stormwater Management page for more information.


New Security Measures for Lexington County Council Meetings
               Full Announcement


Lexington County Fire Service Improves ISO Rating to 3/10
               Full Press Release


              (Click for further information)


Marc H. Westbrook Judicial Center Security Measures