Lyndon, Illinois

Lyndon: City in Illinois, United States of America

About

Lyndon is a city located in the county of Whiteside in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 648 and a population density of 321 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 604 inhabitants.

Lyndon locator map
Location of Lyndon on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Lyndon

Population : 604 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Whiteside County
Postal code : 61261
Area : 2.02 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:39:35 (15th July 2024)
Density : 299 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.28% (2010-2020)
Whiteside County Illinois Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lyndon Highlighted locator map image
Whiteside County Illinois Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lyndon Highlighted
Whiteside County Illinois Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Lyndon Highlighted locator map image

Geography

Lyndon is located at 41°43'3"N 89°55'33"W (41.7175300, -89.9259500).

Lyndon map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lyndon decreased by 7.28% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 648 - census
2011 650 0.31% estimation process
2012 642 -1.25% estimation process
2013 638 -0.63% estimation process
2014 629 -1.43% estimation process
2015 629 0% estimation process
2016 626 -0.48% estimation process
2017 621 -0.81% estimation process
2018 615 -0.98% estimation process
2019 610 -0.82% estimation process
2020 604 -0.99% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,401
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 17,104
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 19.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 19,953
April 1, 2010 Population : 16,988
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 33.2%
People over 65 (%) : 7.8%
Female persons, % : 50.2%
White only, percent : 81.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 84.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 12.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 198
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.1%

Lyndon zip code is 61261. County name: Whiteside, County fips: 17195

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $175,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,250
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $408
2015-2019 median gross rent : $868
2015-2019 Households : 5,081
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.67
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 71.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 64.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 56.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.2%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,944
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 349,196
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 72,768
2012 total retail sales per capita : $4,251
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,854
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $16,118
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 944
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 427
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 359
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 725
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 181
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 860
2010 population per square mile : 607.9
2010 land area in square miles : 27.94

People born in Lyndon (1)

United States federal judge Elwyn Riley Shaw was born in Lyndon

Schools in Lyndon

College & universities near Lyndon, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147396 Morrison Institute of Technology Morrison (IL) 61270-2959

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lyndon, IL

Code Name Address Type
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL
PCT Princeton 107 Bicentennial Dr. RAIL
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS
RKI Rock Island, IL 3500 5th Avenue BUS
DVP Davenport, Iowa 304 West River Drive BUS

Post offices near Lyndon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lyndon Post Office Lyndon (IL) 61261

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Whiteside County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Whiteside County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Sterling 14,313 City in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States
Rock Falls 8,648 City in Illinois
Morrison 3,950 City in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States of America
Fulton 3,285 City in Illinois
Prophetstown 1,919 City in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States
Erie 1,482 Village in Whiteside County, Illinois
Union Grove 1,113 Township in Whiteside County, Illinois
Garden Plain 999 Township of Illinois
Albany 856 Village in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States
Tampico 721 Township in Whiteside County, Illinois
Ustick 581 Township in Whiteside County, Illinois
Fenton 507 City in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States of America
Portland 395 Township in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States of America
Round Grove 346 Township in Livingston County, Illinois
Hahnaman 330 Township of Illinois
Coleta 151 Town