Lexington, the county seat of Lafayette Co., Missouri, is a picturesque little town on the banks of the Missouri River. Nestled among tranquil vineyards, wineries & orchards, Lexington has many beautiful antebellum homes and four distinct historical districts. Federal-period brick architecture dominates the tidy downtown business district. US Hwy 24 provides a quick commute into the KC metro area and makes Lexington a good choice for people who want the tranquility of small town living as well as access to the city. With lots of fun festivals year round, it’s a terrific place to live.