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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


Lexington County residents in Franchise Districts 3 and 7 who subscribe to curbside collection services will experience service provider and rate changes beginning October 1.
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Lexington Community Cat Pilot Program


Animal Control Ordinance for Community Cat Program


Free Pet Waste Stations for Neighborhoods and Businesses:

The Lexington Countywide Stormwater Consortium makes pet waste stations available at no cost to home owners associations, neighborhood watch groups and dog related businesses.  See photo.  To receive a pet waste station for your neighborhood or business, complete and submit the request form.


Congaree Creek Watershed 319 Grant:

Congaree Creek Watershed 319 grant assistance is now available to cover 90% of the cost of repair or replacement of failing septic systems for home and business owners in the Congaree Creek Watershed For complete information and application click here. 


The special recycling collection events have been scheduled for 2018.  See the event flyer for dates, locations and more information.


New Security Measures for Lexington County Council Meetings
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Lexington County Fire Service Improves ISO Rating to 3/10
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