Lexington a suburb of the Twin Cities metropolitan area! Lexington is a cozy little community nestled between Circle Pines and Blaine - small in size, but big on pride. Our city offers many conveniences of larger cities due to its advantage of having St. Paul/Minneapolis only minutes away, its close proximity to shopping, and direct freeway access to I-35W. Whether you are stopping by for a visit or choose to make Lexington your home, you will find Lexington a comfortable, tranquil community that offers excellent educational opportunities and a variety of housing options.
Lexington was incorporated on May 21, 1950, with a population of 569. Our population as of the 2000 census has grown to 2,214. Lexington is approximately one square mile wide and is located in the southwesterly corner of Anoka County.