Living in Lexington

Lexington Real Estate Analysis

Lexington, Kentucky is a wonderful place to call home. It’s a ‘big little town,’ where you can feel like you are in a big city, but still run into friends at the grocery store. We are the second largest city in the great Commonwealth of Kentucky and just 300,000 people call Lexington home.

We are known for horses, bourbon, and basketball. We are much more than that though! We have a thriving restaurant and nightlife scene that is rapidly growing. We have great music – from bluegrass to punk rock and there are plenty of events for just about anything you have an interest in.

Lexington ranks 10th among US cities in college education rate, with almost 40% of residents having at least a Bachelor’s Degree. The University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, and Bluegrass Community and Technical College all located here.

Forbes has ranked Lexington as on of the world’s 17 cleanest cities. We are proud to have one of the nation’s most stable economies, strong in manufacturing, technology, and entrepreneurship. In 2011, Lexington was ranked as the 4th best city for Business and Careers by Forbes magazine, the 5th best city for Young Professionals in 2008, and 6th best Value City in 2011 by Kiplinger.

Lexington has one of the highest concentrations of gay and lesbian couples in the United States for a city its size. Beloved Mayor, Jim Gray, elected in 2010, is an openly gay man.

Lexington is a wonderful city and sure to be a place you will love to call home! We have a wide range of housing types and styles, from downtown condos to sprawling horse farms. There is something for everyone in the great city of Lexington.

Lexington Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Lexington

2853 Winter Park Drive Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 2853 Winter Park Drive, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 1825637)
4 beds 2 baths 1,710 sqft $159,900
1045 Lucille Drive Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 1045 Lucille Drive, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 1825620)
3 beds 2 baths 1,312 sqft $139,000
400 Locust Avenue Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 400 Locust Avenue, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1825598)
4 beds 1 bath 1,188 sqft $139,000
2860 Mahala Lane Lexington, KY 40509
Photo of 2860 Mahala Lane, Lexington, KY 40509 (MLS # 1825520)
3 beds 2 baths 1,319 sqft $189,900
102 Bermuda Avenue Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 102 Bermuda Avenue, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1825443)
2 beds 1 bath 840 sqft $129,900
421 Northside Drive Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 421 Northside Drive, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1825200)
3 beds 1 bath 1,419 sqft $129,900

Sold Listings in Lexington

169 Chestnut Ridge Drive Lexington, KY 40511
3 beds 2 baths 1,100 sqft $129,000
200 Strawberry Fields Road Lexington, KY 40516
Photo of 200 Strawberry Fields Road, Lexington, KY 40516 (MLS # 1823631)
3 beds 2 baths 1,403 sqft $130,000
1033 Wyndham Hills Drive Lexington, KY 40514
Photo of 1033 Wyndham Hills Drive, Lexington, KY 40514 (MLS # 1823042)
3 beds 2 baths 1,544 sqft $199,000
826 Cheryl Lane Lexington, KY 40504
Photo of 826 Cheryl Lane, Lexington, KY 40504 (MLS # 1823195)
4 beds 2 baths 1,241 sqft $174,900
601 Dartmoor Drive Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 601 Dartmoor Drive, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1823054)
3 beds 2 baths 1,807 sqft $159,000
1308 Ox Hilll Drive Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 1308 Ox Hilll Drive, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 1823077)
4 beds 2 baths 1,500 sqft $123,000

Walk Score for Lexington