Lyons, Colorado Population 2020

2,137

Lyons is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 2,137, it is the 115th largest city in Colorado and the 7354th largest city in the United States. Lyons is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually but its population has increased by 5.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,033 in 2010. Lyons reached it's highest population of 2,200 in 2013. Spanning over 1 miles, Lyons has a population density of 1,587 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lyons is $116,960 with a poverty rate of 5.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $998 per month, and the median house value is $536,600. The median age in Lyons is 42 years, 43.1 years for males, and 41.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males.

Lyons Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lyons was:

  • White: 90.40%
  • Native American: 3.31%
  • Two or more races: 2.27%
  • Black or African American: 2.18%
  • Other race: 1.23%
  • Asian: 0.61%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lyons, Colorado is 2,137, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,155.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,033.

Lyons, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,91190.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native703.31%
Two or More Races482.27%
Black or African American462.18%
Some Other Race261.23%
Asian130.61%

Lyons Population Pyramid 2020

Lyons Median Age

42


Total

43.1


Male

41.2


Female

Lyons Adults

There are 1,599 adults, (243 of whom are seniors) in Lyons.

Lyons Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyons Sex Ratio

Female

1,107

52.37%

Male

1,007

47.63%

Lyons Households and Families

Lyons Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lyons Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All70.8%29.2%
Female63.1%36.9%
Male50%50%
Non Family48.3%51.7%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8062.6270.8
Married4173.4589.4
Non Family2941.3348.3
Female653.0563.1
Male302.850

3.27

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lyons Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.27%
9th to 12th Grade453.07%
High School Graduate19213.10%
Some College28319.30%
Associates Degree1037.03%
Bachelors Degree46131.45%
Graduate Degree37825.78%

Lyons Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3591,310796
Native American59599
Hispanic252511
Multiple Races161616
Asian777

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,863$66,719$36,111
Less Than High School$41,354$$41,875
High School Grad$35,217$36,848$17,656
Some College$36,667$53,750$
Bachelors Degree$83,214$91,458$52,083
Graduate Degree$71,500$107,000$48,333

$52,863

Average Earnings

$66,719

Average Male

$36,111

Average Female

Lyons Language

Lyons Language by Age

Lyons Language

89.85% of Lyons residents speak only English, while 10.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.15% of the population.

Lyons Poverty

Lyons Poverty by Race

5.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.26%

Male Poverty Rate

6.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyons

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyons is White, with 6.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lyons is White, with 6.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.60%.

Name Poverty
Some College18.65%
High School14.58%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed5.71%
Male Employed2.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lyons Income

Lyons Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$92,159$116,960
Families$104,439$142,621
Married Families$124,125-
Non Families$41,912$67,685

Lyons Marital Status

Lyons Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyons Married by Age and Sex

Lyons Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lyons Marital Status by Race

Lyons Veterans

81

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
Second Gulf War21
Korea12
First Gulf War12
World War II

$Lyons Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyons Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lyons Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

35.34%

Born in Colorado

92.95%

Native Born

7.05%

Foreign Born

4.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.95% of Lyons residents were born in the United States, with 35.34% having been born in Colorado. 4.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,137-9-0.42%
20192,146-9-0.42%
20182,15550.23%
20172,150-9-0.42%
20162,159110.51%
20152,148452.14%
20142,103-97-4.41%
20132,200170.78%
20122,183251.16%
20112,158341.60%
20102,1240.00%