Lyons, Kansas Population 2020

3,341

Lyons is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 3,341, it is the 82nd largest city in Kansas and the 5902nd largest city in the United States. Lyons is currently declining at a rate of -2.48% annually and its population has decreased by -10.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,739 in 2010. Lyons reached it's highest population of 4,592 in 1960. Spanning over 3 miles, Lyons has a population density of 1,292 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lyons is $56,938 with a poverty rate of 14.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $565 per month, and the median house value is $72,400. The median age in Lyons is 35.8 years, 34.6 years for males, and 39.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.9 males.

Lyons Demographics

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

  • White: 92.60%
  • Other race: 3.91%
  • Black or African American: 1.69%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Asian: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lyons, Kansas is 3,341, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,511.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,739.

Lyons, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,34192.60%
Some Other Race1413.91%
Black or African American611.69%
Two or More Races471.30%
Asian180.50%

Lyons Population Pyramid 2020

Lyons Median Age

35.8


Total

34.6


Male

39.4


Female

Lyons Adults

There are 2,751 adults, (756 of whom are seniors) in Lyons.

Lyons Age Dependency

80.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyons Sex Ratio

Female

1,851

51.30%

Male

1,757

48.70%

Lyons Households and Families

Lyons Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lyons Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female86.8%13.2%
Married81.5%18.5%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family50.2%49.8%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4402.4272.4
Married8432.9381.5
Non Family4681.0750.2
Female682.7586.8
Male615.26100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lyons Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade983.98%
9th to 12th Grade1626.59%
High School Graduate75430.65%
Some College76831.22%
Associates Degree2198.90%
Bachelors Degree34313.94%
Graduate Degree1164.72%

Lyons Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0251,848384
Hispanic36329262
Other Race10210243
Black393913
Multiple Races2412
Asian1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 42.16%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,242$38,203$29,392
Less Than High School$27,750$35,167$24,917
High School Grad$23,438$42,639$18,355
Some College$35,795$43,730$30,000
Bachelors Degree$37,404$32,000$38,813
Graduate Degree$46,667$49,028$44,375

$33,242

Average Earnings

$38,203

Average Male

$29,392

Average Female

Lyons Language

Lyons Language by Age

Lyons Language

86.43% of Lyons residents speak only English, while 13.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.00% of the population.

Lyons Poverty

Lyons Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,83544915.84%
Hispanic565519.03%
Multiple371027.03%
Black52917.31%

14.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.51%

Male Poverty Rate

11.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyons

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyons is Multiple, with 27.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lyons is Hispanic, with 9.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.42%
High School11.50%
Some College2.75%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed83.33%
Male Unemployed82.50%
Female Employed9.57%
Male Employed5.78%

Lyons Income

Lyons Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,879$56,938
Families$57,541$65,616
Married Families$57,656-
Non Families$26,765$35,654

Lyons Marital Status

Lyons Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.2%

Male Marriage Rate

61.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyons Married by Age and Sex

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

Lyons Veterans

223

Number of Veterans

186

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam68
Second Gulf War62
First Gulf War32
World War II17
Korea6

$Lyons Veterans by Education

17.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyons Employment Status

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

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

65.11%

Born in Kansas

94.90%

Native Born

5.10%

Foreign Born

4.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.90% of Lyons residents were born in the United States, with 65.11% having been born in Kansas. 4.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,341-85-2.48%
20193,426-85-2.42%
20183,511-30-0.85%
20173,541-85-2.34%
20163,626-55-1.49%
20153,681-19-0.51%
20143,700-9-0.24%
20133,709-12-0.32%
20123,721-31-0.83%
20113,75270.19%
20103,745130.03%
20003,732440.12%
19903,688-464-1.18%
19804,152-203-0.48%
19704,355-237-0.53%
19604,592470.10%
19504,545480.11%
19404,4971,5584.35%
19302,9394231.57%
19202,5160.00%