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Lyon County, Iowa

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Lyon County, Iowa
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 11,811
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 11,811
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 11,581
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 2.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 11,581
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
7.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
28.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.1%
Female persons, percent
49.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
1.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
95.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 622
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 5,076
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 84.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $125,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,057
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $403
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $633
Building permits, 2018 45
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 4,489
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 92.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 88.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 79.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 21.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 6.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 70.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 64.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 21,608
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 111,769
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 461,575
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 106,633
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $9,070
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 16.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $62,012
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $28,356
Persons in poverty, percent
7.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 390
Total employment, 2016 3,497
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 130,301
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 3.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,027
All firms, 2012 1,036
Men-owned firms, 2012 519
Women-owned firms, 2012 246
Minority-owned firms, 2012 40
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 940
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 119
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 876
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 19.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 587.65
FIPS Code 19119
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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