Lyon County, Nevada Population 2022

Lyon County, Nevada's estimated population is 62,601 with a growth rate of 2.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lyon County, Nevada is the 4th largest county in Nevada. The 2010 Population was 52,045 and has seen a growth of 20.28% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18701,8370.00%
18802,40957231.14%
18901,987-422-17.52%
19002,26828114.14%
19103,5681,30057.32%
19204,07851014.29%
19303,810-268-6.57%
19404,0762666.98%
19503,679-397-9.74%
19606,1432,46466.97%
19708,2212,07833.83%
198013,5945,37365.36%
199020,0016,40747.13%
201052,04532,044160.21%
201151,385-660-1.27%
201250,971-414-0.81%
201351,0901190.23%
201451,3342440.48%
201551,9746401.25%
201652,7077331.41%
201753,8951,1882.25%
201855,8131,9183.56%
201957,5101,6973.04%
202059,2071,6972.95%
202160,9041,6972.87%
202262,6011,6972.79%
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Lyon County, Nevada Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46,14882.90%
Black or African American5080.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,5082.71%
Asian6981.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1010.18%
Some Other Race3,1995.75%
Two or More Races3,5056.30%
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Lyon County, Nevada Population by Race

Lyon County, Nevada Population Pyramid 2022

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Lyon County, Nevada Median Age

43.9


Total

43.7


Male

44.1


Female

Lyon County, Nevada Adults

There are 43,871 adults, (11,778 of whom are seniors) in Lyon County, Nevada.

Lyon County, Nevada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyon County, Nevada Sex Ratio

Female

27,656

49.68%

Male

28,011

50.32%

Lyon County, Nevada Population by Age

Lyon County, Nevada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lyon County, Nevada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
All73%27%
Non Family70.2%29.8%
Male57.8%42.2%
Female53.1%46.9%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lyon County, Nevada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,7262.5573
Married11,1913.1780
Male1,3853.4257.8
Female1,8353.3953.1
Non Family7,3151.2370.2

3.11

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Lyon County, Nevada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5833.93%
9th to 12th Grade3,7119.21%
High School Graduate13,26432.91%
Some College11,86329.44%
Associates Degree4,29510.66%
Bachelors Degree3,9099.70%
Graduate Degree1,6774.16%
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Lyon County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lyon County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian599499124
2+ Races1,8431,545331
White31,58328,6424,675
Hispanic5,5753,542560
Native American1,04093679
Other Race2,2131,27586
Black35331511
Islander9595

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 20.70%.

Lyon County, Nevada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,806$46,700$31,337
Less Than 9th Grade$31,254$35,329$22,829
High School Graduate$33,936$43,130$25,097
Some College$41,523$50,411$33,860
Bachelors Degree$46,065$49,898$45,154
Graduate Degree$67,628$76,346$55,658

$38,806

Average Earnings

$46,700

Average Male

$31,337

Average Female

Lyon County, Nevada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lyon County, Nevada Language by Age

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Lyon County, Nevada Language

86.51% of Lyon County, Nevada residents speak only English, while 13.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.84% of the population.

Lyon County, Nevada Language

Lyon County, Nevada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,50855636.87%
Hispanic9,7621,15711.85%
Asian698679.60%
White41,1203,6348.84%
Multiple3,4712677.69%
Islander10132.97%
Black464102.16%
Other365NaN%

10.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.42%

Male Poverty Rate

10.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyon County, Nevada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyon County, Nevada is Native, with 36.87% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.73%.

Lyon County, Nevada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.13%
High School9.58%
Some College6.12%
Bachelors or Greater6.77%

Lyon County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.85%
Male Unemployed26.14%
Female Employed3.58%
Female Unemployed19.11%

Lyon County, Nevada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lyon County, Nevada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,814$72,788
Families$71,405$82,661
Married Families$78,858-
Non Families$37,236$48,741
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Income by Household Type

Lyon County, Nevada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyon County, Nevada Married by Age and Sex

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Lyon County, Nevada 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 35-44.

Lyon County, Nevada Marital Status by Race

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Lyon County, Nevada Marital Status

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6,062

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War905
First Gulf War969
Vietnam2,591
Korea318
World War II114

Lyon County, Nevada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34224
35 to 541,205
55 to 641,307
65 to 741,920
75+1,406

Lyon County, Nevada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,71115.45%
Black6913.88%
Native American17315.74%
Asian243.85%
Other Race120.47%
2+ Races733.76%
Hispanic1652.49%

Lyon County, Nevada Veterans by Race

Lyon County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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5.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyon County, Nevada Veterans by Education

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56.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Lyon County, Nevada Employment by Age

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Lyon County, Nevada Employment by Race

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Lyon County, Nevada 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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30.98%

Born in Lyon County, Nevada

93.29%

Native Born

6.71%

Foreign Born

3.79%

Non Citizen

2.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.29% of Lyon County, Nevada residents were born in the United States, with 30.98% having been born in Nevada. 3.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lyon County, Nevada 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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