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Welcome to Lexington County!

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.

Our Vision:  Planned growth for our communities with abundant opportunities for all in a quality environment.

Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Budget Information

Lexington County Department Objectives (PDF)                         Community Engagement Study Results (PDF)

Recent News

Price Increases Effective Oct. 1st in Four of Lexington County’s Seven Curbside Waste Collection Districts

Effective October 1, 2019, customers who live in Curbside Waste Collection Districts 2, 3, 4 and 7 (

Emergency Services East Region Headquarters Opens for Service

County of Lexington officials celebrated the opening of the Lexington County Emergency Service Complex East Region Headquarters with a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony Friday morning.