Lexington South Carolina and its surrounding areas and county offer a great place to live. Whether it be its downtown area, local events, or beautiful parks, Lexington has many activities and resources available to residents and visitors. Lexington County lives up to its motto of being a place of “Good Friends and Great Communities.”
Lexington had its beginning on January 24, 1820 with the purchase of 2 acres of land for the establishment of a new courthouse and jail for Lexington County. The Town was called “Lexington Courthouse” until 1900.
PARKS & FACILITIES
There are many parks and facilities available in the area to include leisure centers, parks, and walking trails. The Lexington County Recreation & Aging Commission manage all complexes and centers.
There are many activities in and around Lexington to include tours, recreational activities, and festivals that you can experience. Get involved in the local community and participate in the next event.
Lexington schools are dedicated to encouraging a learning environment that prepares students to be the next generation of leaders and global citizens that are self directed, creative, collaborative, and caring.
Lexington Medical Center offers a network of six community medical centers, an occupational health facilities, seventy physician practices, and the largest nursing home in the Carolinas.
There are various places to worship throughout Lexington and surrounding Lexington County. No matter your denomination, we offer a directory of churches here.