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Lexington County Coronavirus (Covid19) Information

Lexington County Administration Building is open to the Public Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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.

CPST LogoCapital Project Sales Tax

During the November elections, Lexington County voters will choose whether the Capital Project Sales Tax will be applied. If approved by the voters, the Capital Project Sales Tax (CPST) will impose a one percent sales and use tax, with all of the proceeds funding infrastructure improvement projects across Lexington County including:

  • road improvement, repaving, resurfacing, and related stormwater drainage projects
  • intersection improvement projects
  • paving of dirt road projects
  • bridge repair projects

For more information about the CPST including a list of the infrastructure projects by type, by district and by priority, visit

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Lexington County Council voted unanimously to approve the 2022 Comprehensive Plan entitled “Grow With Us: Responsibly Planning Lexington County.”  Please click the following links to access the Comprehensive Plan Documents.

Approved Comprehensive Plan                 Appendices for Approved Comprehensive Plan

Lexington County Recovery Plan (PDF)
State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds of Lexington County Information  **Lexington County will no longer accept applications after April 30th**

Fiscal Year Budget Information                                                          2020 Reassessment

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