Lexington is a city located in Dawson County, Nebraska. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 10,011. It is the county seat of Dawson County. Lexington is located in southern Nebraska, on the Platte River, southeast of North Platte. It sits along the route of U.S. Highway 30 and the Union Pacific Railroad. In the 1860s it was the location of a stop along the Pony Express.
The town is noted for its relatively high proportion of Mexican-Americans for central Nebraska (over 50% over the town population), reflected in the Spanish language businesses in downtown and along U.S. Highway 30. The Lakota nation also maintains offices in downtown Lexington.
Web Sites and Links
Doran Post and Associates, Inc.Offers insurance, real estate and auction services. Provides useful local links, details of services, staff, location and contact information.
K-Lawn LexingtonOffers lawn care services; describes a 4 step program for fertilizing, insect and weed control.
KRVN AM 880, LexingtonFarm radio station broadcasting news, weather, farm prices, jobs, sports and local events news.
Lex BizA directory of area businesses.
Lexington Chamber of CommerceIncludes an organization profile, listing of businesses and organizations, economic development and tourist information, contact details and a city map.
Lexington Middle SchoolIncludes student and parent information and an online calendar of events.
Lexington Public SchoolsIncludes direct links to all levels of schools, also calendar of events, general information about ESU10, professional development and search tools for the district.
Lexington's Visitors BureauIncludes information about local attractions, amenities, churches, events and recreation.
Lexington, NebraskaCity information and links to offices and departments, area businesses, family and recreational resources, attractions, weather and economic development.