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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

County’s Land Development Division Releases Floodplain Management Progress Report

The County of Lexington’s Land Development Division has released a report outlining the progress made in mitigating the potential flooding hazards throughout the County.  Th

County Stormwater Management Division Moves to New Office, Renamed

In an effort to provide continued high-quality service to businesses, residents and visitors, the County of Lexington’s Department of Stormwater Management will be receiving a new office location and name.