Lexington was chosen in 2021 as one of the Top 10 Affordable Small Towns Where You’d Actually Want To Live by realtor.com.
Lexington has many activities to offer for families and visitors. The City of Lexington maintains the many community parks as well as the Lexington Family Aquatics Center. In 2015, Lexington opened the doors to its new Orthman Community YMCA facility. This facility was a joint partnership between the YMCA of the Prairie, Lexington Community Foundation, and Lexington Public Schools.
Lexington also has one of Nebraska’s largest wineries, Mac’s Creek Winery & Brewery. With over 30 acres of grapes, Mac’s Creek has handcrafted wines, hard ciders, and craft beers all made at their Lexington location.