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Lexington, Virginia
Stonewall Jackson House, 8 East Washington Street
Location of Lexington, Virginia
Coordinates: 37°46′59″N 79°26′43″W / 37.78306°N 79.44528°W / 37.78306; -79.44528Coordinates: 37°46′59″N 79°26′43″W / 37.78306°N 79.44528°W / 37.78306; -79.44528
Country United States
State Virginia
County Rockbridge
 • Mayor Mimi Elrod
 • Total 2.5 sq mi (6.5 km2)
 • Land 2.5 sq mi (6.5 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,063 ft (324 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,042
 • Density 2,753.8/sq mi (1,056.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 24450
Area code(s) 540
FIPS code 51-45512[1]
GNIS feature ID 1498506[2]

Lexington is a city of Virginia in the United States. It is the county seat of Rockbridge County. Washington and Lee University (W&L) and Virginia Military Institute (VMI) are there.