Lyon County, Minnesota Population 2018

Lyon County, Minnesota's estimated population is 25,831 with a growth rate of 0.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lyon County, Minnesota is the 40th largest county in Minnesota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,8311610.63%
201625,670-191-0.74%
201625,861900.35%
201525,771100.04%
201425,761410.16%
201325,720960.37%
201225,624-196-0.76%
201125,820-26-0.10%
201025,8461,0574.26%
199024,789-418-1.66%
198025,2079343.85%
197024,2731,6187.14%
196022,6554021.81%
195022,2536843.17%
194021,5692,24311.61%
193019,3264892.60%
192018,8373,11519.81%
191015,7221,1317.75%
190014,5915,09053.57%
18909,5013,24451.85%
18806,2570.00%

Lyon County, Minnesota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,857
Asian902
Some Other Race770
Black or African American763
Two or More Races239
American Indian and Alaska Native139

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lyon County, Minnesota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lyon County, Minnesota Median Age

35.4


Total

34.3


Male

36.4


Female

Lyon County, Minnesota Adults

There are 19,330 adults, (3,645 of which are seniors) in Lyon County, Minnesota.

Lyon County, Minnesota Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyon County, Minnesota Sex Ratio

Female

12,830

49.98%

Male

12,840

50.02%

Lyon County, Minnesota Households and Families

Lyon County, Minnesota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lyon County, Minnesota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All67.7%32.3%
Male59.7%40.3%
Non Family46.9%53.1%
Female38.5%61.5%

67.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lyon County, Minnesota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,0722.4267.7
Married5,1823.0587.8
Non Family3,6521.2646.9
Female8583.3438.5
Male3803.1159.7

3.03

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lyon County, Minnesota Households

Lyon County, Minnesota Education

Lyon County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6553.98%
9th to 12th Grade5963.62%
High School Graduate5,50333.46%
Some College3,36720.47%
Associates Degree1,92311.69%
Bachelors Degree3,19719.44%
Graduate Degree1,2077.34%

Lyon County, Minnesota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,92414,1434,132
Hispanic677467107
Asian37123459
Black34522881
Other Race31722347
Native American11010416
Multiple Races474735

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 74.47%.

Lyon County, Minnesota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,475$40,238$29,432
Less Than High School$20,824$27,417$15,125
High School Grad$29,886$34,844$22,491
Some College$35,862$40,668$30,405
Bachelors Degree$40,391$47,204$35,959
Graduate Degree$52,778$64,167$48,333

$35,475

Average Earnings

$40,238

Average Male

$29,432

Average Female

Lyon County, Minnesota Language

Lyon County, Minnesota Language by Age

Lyon County, Minnesota Language

89.33% of Lyon County, Minnesota residents speak only English, while 10.67% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.79% of the population.

Lyon County, Minnesota Poverty

Lyon County, Minnesota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,1362,15110.18%
Hispanic1,48679753.63%
Other71154176.09%
Asian87920022.75%
Black70919427.36%
Multiple2265524.34%
Native110109.09%

13.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.50%

Male Poverty Rate

16.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyon County, Minnesota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyon County, Minnesota is Other, with 76.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lyon County, Minnesota is Native, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.94%.

Lyon County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.64%
High School11.88%
Some College5.17%
Bachelors or Greater5.06%

Lyon County, Minnesota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.93%
Male Unemployed10.77%
Female Employed9.08%
Male Employed8.06%

Lyon County, Minnesota Income

Lyon County, Minnesota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,920$71,029
Families$71,216$88,838
Married Families$80,769$
Non Families$28,836$37,159

Lyon County, Minnesota Marital Status

Lyon County, Minnesota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyon County, Minnesota Married by Age and Sex

Lyon County, Minnesota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lyon County, Minnesota Marital Status by Race

Lyon County, Minnesota Veterans

Lyon County, Minnesota Veterans by War

1,487

Number of Veterans

1,405

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam568
Second Gulf War228
First Gulf War200
Korea145
World War II56

Lyon County, Minnesota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74407
75+314
55 to 64294
35 to 54285
18 to 34187

Lyon County, Minnesota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4418.16%
Asian345.68%
Hispanic60.66%
Other61.48%
2 or More46.56%
Black20.45%

Lyon County, Minnesota Veterans by Education

4.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyon County, Minnesota Employment Status

Lyon County, Minnesota Employment by Age

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lyon County, Minnesota Employment by Race

Lyon County, Minnesota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lyon County, Minnesota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marshall1368913664-25-0.18%
Tracy21102060-50-2.37%
Minneota13921362-30-2.16%
Cottonwood1224123060.49%
Balaton643622-21-3.27%
Lynd448444-4-0.89%
Ghent370367-3-0.81%
Russell338333-5-1.48%
Taunton139137-2-1.44%
Garvin13513500.00%
Florence393900.00%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990