Lyon County, Kansas Population 2022

Lyon County, Kansas's estimated population is 32,880 with a growth rate of -0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lyon County, Kansas is the 18th largest county in Kansas. The 2010 Population was 33,648 and has seen a growth of -2.28% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18708,0140.00%
188017,3269,312116.20%
189023,1965,87033.88%
190025,0741,8788.10%
191024,927-147-0.59%
192026,1541,2274.92%
193029,2403,08611.80%
194026,424-2,816-9.63%
195026,5761520.58%
196026,9283521.32%
197032,0715,14319.10%
198035,1083,0379.47%
199034,732-376-1.07%
201033,648-1,084-3.12%
201133,65240.01%
201233,550-102-0.30%
201333,479-71-0.21%
201433,143-336-1.00%
201533,133-10-0.03%
201633,3692360.71%
201733,257-112-0.34%
201833,300430.13%
201933,195-105-0.32%
202033,090-105-0.32%
202132,985-105-0.32%
202232,880-105-0.32%
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Lyon County, Kansas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,87986.89%
Black or African American7272.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native1450.44%
Asian7672.31%
Some Other Race6091.83%
Two or More Races2,1106.35%
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Lyon County, Kansas Population by Race

Lyon County, Kansas Population Pyramid 2022

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Lyon County, Kansas Median Age

33.8


Total

33.5


Male

34.1


Female

Lyon County, Kansas Adults

There are 25,823 adults, (5,043 of whom are seniors) in Lyon County, Kansas.

Lyon County, Kansas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyon County, Kansas Sex Ratio

Female

17,140

51.57%

Male

16,097

48.43%

Lyon County, Kansas Population by Age

Lyon County, Kansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lyon County, Kansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All57.7%42.3%
Female49.6%50.4%
Male34.3%65.7%
Non Family30.8%69.2%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lyon County, Kansas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5612.3557.7
Married6,0503.0187.4
Male4263.6334.3
Female1,1543.6149.6
Non Family5,9311.3430.8

3.05

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Lyon County, Kansas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2816.43%
9th to 12th Grade1,1055.55%
High School Graduate6,24231.34%
Some College4,48922.54%
Associates Degree1,4537.29%
Bachelors Degree3,31616.65%
Graduate Degree2,03310.21%
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Lyon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lyon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian350194154
White15,29814,6454,717
2+ Races755635181
Black31828567
Hispanic3,5242,034315
Other Race47833315
Native American3517

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.73%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.00%.

Lyon County, Kansas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,225$40,360$30,452
Less Than 9th Grade$26,974$28,444$22,390
High School Graduate$30,980$37,727$25,095
Some College$33,387$41,321$27,206
Bachelors Degree$41,446$48,705$36,465
Graduate Degree$52,949$60,556$49,737

$34,225

Average Earnings

$40,360

Average Male

$30,452

Average Female

Lyon County, Kansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lyon County, Kansas Language by Age

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Lyon County, Kansas Language

83.46% of Lyon County, Kansas residents speak only English, while 16.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.20% of the population.

Lyon County, Kansas Language

Lyon County, Kansas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian74129740.08%
Native1455840.00%
Black67526939.85%
White22,3613,39715.19%
Other15NaN%
Hispanic7,08195213.44%
Multiple2,0481929.38%

16.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.78%

Male Poverty Rate

18.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyon County, Kansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyon County, Kansas is Asian, with 40.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lyon County, Kansas is Multiple, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.53%.

Lyon County, Kansas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.78%
High School8.95%
Some College6.67%
Bachelors or Greater5.35%

Lyon County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.88%
Male Unemployed38.53%
Female Employed18.76%
Female Unemployed49.52%

Lyon County, Kansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lyon County, Kansas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,141$65,548
Families$68,721$84,208
Married Families$76,643-
Non Families$27,777$39,383
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Income by Household Type

Lyon County, Kansas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyon County, Kansas Married by Age and Sex

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Lyon County, Kansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lyon County, Kansas Marital Status by Race

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Lyon County, Kansas Marital Status

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1,702

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War322
First Gulf War267
Vietnam733
Korea112
World War II40

Lyon County, Kansas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34166
35 to 54391
55 to 64257
65 to 74515
75+373

Lyon County, Kansas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6087.14%
Black8013.84%
Other Race91.61%
2+ Races50.35%
Hispanic661.41%

Lyon County, Kansas Veterans by Race

Lyon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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9.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyon County, Kansas Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Lyon County, Kansas Employment by Age

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Lyon County, Kansas Employment by Race

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Lyon County, Kansas 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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68.60%

Born in Lyon County, Kansas

90.04%

Native Born

9.96%

Foreign Born

6.73%

Non Citizen

3.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.04% of Lyon County, Kansas residents were born in the United States, with 68.60% having been born in Kansas. 6.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lyon County, Kansas Place of Birth

  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

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