Lyons, Illinois Population 2022

10,132
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Lyons is a city located in Cook County Illinois. Lyons has a 2020 population of 10,132. Lyons is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually and its population has decreased by -5.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,739 in 2010.

The average household income in Lyons is $72,089 with a poverty rate of 11.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $976 per month, and the median house value is $169,800. The median age in Lyons is 34.5 years, 34 years for males, and 35.1 years for females.

Lyons Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lyonswas:

  • White: 78.81%
  • Other race: 11.95%
  • Black or African American: 5.22%
  • Two or more races: 3.31%
  • Asian: 0.71%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lyons, Illinois is 10,132 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,132.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,739.

Lyons, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,25178.81%
Some Other Race1,25111.95%
Black or African American5475.22%
Two or More Races3473.31%
Asian740.71%
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Lyons Population by Race

Lyons Population Pyramid $2022

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Lyons Median Age

34.5


Total

34


Male

35.1


Female

Lyons Adults

There are 7,830 adults, (1,346 of whom are seniors) in Lyons.

Lyons Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyons Sex Ratio

Female

5,129

48.99%

Male

5,341

51.01%

Lyons Population by Age

Lyons Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lyons Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family41.5%58.5%
Female52.8%47.2%
All59%41%
Male67.6%32.4%
Married75.6%24.4%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lyons Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7772.7659
Married1,4813.8975.6
Non Family1,4391.141.5
Female4533.7352.8
Male4043.467.6

3.65

Average Family Size

2.76

Average Household Size

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Lyons Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4045.83%
9th to 12th Grade6018.68%
High School Graduate2,56537.03%
Some College1,48421.42%
Associates Degree6739.72%
Bachelors Degree72510.47%
Graduate Degree4756.86%
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Lyons Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lyons Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,5813,156745
Hispanic2,8222,322358
Other Race707559126
Black40838076
2+ Races1427827
Asian504111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 22.00%.

Lyons Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,494$42,763$33,430
Less Than 9th Grade$33,190$34,250$15,865
High School Graduate$34,672$40,022$26,597
Some College$37,375$55,797$31,053
Bachelors Degree$45,109$43,906$47,011
Graduate Degree$47,931$$47,845

$38,494

Average Earnings

$42,763

Average Male

$33,430

Average Female

Lyons Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lyons Language by Age

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Lyons Language

55.03% of Lyons residents speak only English, while 44.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.19% of the population.

Lyons Language

Lyons Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,41865612.11%
White4,3554299.85%
Other179NaN%
Black53516731.21%
Multiple3477922.77%

11.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.28%

Male Poverty Rate

13.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyons

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyons is Black, with 31.21% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.83%.

Lyons Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School11.11%
Less Than 9th Grade10.88%
Some College9.46%
Bachelors or Greater5.47%

Lyons Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed41.41%
Male Unemployed18.39%
Male Employed6.00%
Female Employed5.36%

Lyons Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lyons Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,168$72,089
Families$70,966$81,784
Married Families$84,943-
Non Families$35,793$52,883
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Income by Household Type

Lyons Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyons Married by Age and Sex

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Lyons Marriage

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

Lyons Marital Status by Race

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Lyons Marital Status

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446

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam186
Second Gulf War72
Korea50
First Gulf War38
World War II35

Lyons Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74132
75+106
55 to 6485
35 to 5464
18 to 3459

Lyons Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4306.71%
Hispanic1384.09%
Black163.70%

Lyons Veterans by Race

Lyons Veterans by Education

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5.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyons Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lyons Employment by Age

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Lyons Employment by Race

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Lyons Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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70.91%

Born in Lyons

80.99%

Native Born

19.01%

Foreign Born

10.75%

Non Citizen

8.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.99% of Lyons residents were born in the United States, with 70.91% having been born in Illinois. 10.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lyons Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202210,132-80-0.78%
202110,212-80-0.78%
202010,292-80-0.77%
201910,372-80-0.77%
201810,452-111-1.05%
201710,563-93-0.87%
201610,656-76-0.71%
201510,732-56-0.52%
201410,788-17-0.16%
201310,805100.09%
201210,795250.23%
201110,770310.29%
201010,7394840.46%
200010,2554270.43%
19909,828-97-0.10%
19809,925-1,199-1.13%
197011,1241,1881.14%
19609,9363,8164.97%
19506,1201,1602.12%
19404,9601730.36%
19304,7872,2236.44%
19202,5640.00%

Lyons Population by Year