Post by ● Mar 3, 2016

City of Lexington: A Brief Overview

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The city of Lexington, Minnesota is a tiny city located northeast of the Twin Cities metro. Encompassing an area of just 0.69 square miles, Lexington is one of the smallest cities in Anoka County. Just over 2,000 residents call the city of Lexington home, and they appreciate several unique features within the city. For starters, the city has incredible access to the metro despite having a small-town feel. This means that residents can enjoy the best of both worlds, with small-town living and big city amenities all within driving distance. At its widest point the small city spans just 8 blocks, giving the city a neighborhood feel.

Lexington is 15 miles (20 minutes) away from the heart of Minneapolis. Because Lexington is situated along Interstate 35W, residents have incredible access to the Twin Cities metro. Interstate 35W is a straight shot to Minneapolis, but it also connects Interstate 694 which opens up the majority of the metro area suburbs. With top-notch dining, shopping, entertainment, parks, and employment options just a short drive away, all while maintaining a very close community, Lexington is a great city to call home.

To learn more about the community, history, parks, and schools within the city of Lexington, please refer to our supporting articles.

If you have any questions regarding the city of Lexington, Minnesota, or if you would like to sell or buy a house in the area, please feel free to visit or call 1-800-909-1953.