Lyon County NV Information

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Lyon County Subdivisions

Lyon County NV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 56,216
Population in Households 55,858
Population in Familes 46,604
Population in Group Qrtrs 358
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 52
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,718
Average Household Income $63,199
Per Capita Income $24,660

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 24,195 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,650 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,593 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,952 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $181,597
Average Home Value $214,746
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 21,243
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 15,088
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.95% 1.33%
Households 0.85% 1.27%
Families 0.79% 1.24%
Median Household Income   1.66%
Per Capita Income   2.33%

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Lyon County NV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lyon County to the other 17 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 3 88th
Population Density # 5 76th
Diversity Index # 11 35th
Median Household Income # 10 47th
Per Capita Income # 13 29th

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