Lexington

Lexington is the second largest city in , located in the . Known as the Horse Capital of the World, Lexington has traditionally been dominated by the horse industry and is also heavily influenced by the University of Kentucky, the state's flagship university and the largest employer in the city.
Photo: Madgeek1450, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
at Central Bank Center is an arena located in downtown Lexington, , . Photo: Analogue Kid, CC BY 2.5.

Theater
The is a theatre located at 401 West Short Street in downtown Lexington, Kentucky.

Historic site
The in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, was designed by Benjamin Henry Latrobe in 1811 for Senator John Pope. Photo: Daderot, CC0.

Tourist attraction
in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, was the girlhood home of Mary Todd, the future first lady and wife of the 16th President, Abraham Lincoln. Photo: FloNight, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood in southeastern Lexington, Kentucky, United States.

Hamlet
is a neighborhood in southeastern Lexington, , .

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood in northwestern Lexington, Kentucky, United States.

Lexington

Latitude
38.0464° or 38° 2' 47.1" north
Longitude
-84.497° or 84° 29' 49.3" west
Population
311,000
IATA airport code
LEX
United Nations Location Code
US LEX
Elevation
968 feet (295 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 154320458
Geo­Names ID
4297983
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Lexington, Kentucky
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  • Arabic: Lexington, Kentucky
  • Arabic: ليكسنقتون
  • Arabic: ليكسينغتون
  • Arabic: ليكسينغتون، كنتاكي
  • Aragonese: Lexington
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  • Armenian: Լեքսինգտոն
  • Asturian: Lexington, Kentucky
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  • Chinese: 列星頓
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  • Georgian: ლექსინგტონი
  • German: Horse Capital of the World
  • German: Lexington
  • Greek: Λέξινγκτον, Κεντάκι
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  • Latin: Lexintonia
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  • Serbian: Лексингтон
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  • Tagalog: Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
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  • Tamil: லெக்சிங்டன்
  • Tatar: Лексиңтон
  • Telugu: లెక్సింగ్టన్
  • Thai: เลกซิงตัน
  • Turkish: Lexington, Kentucky
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  • Wu Chinese: 列克星敦 (肯塔基州)
  • Yue Chinese: 列星頓
  • Lexington-Fayette Urban County
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