Lyon County , Nevada

County in Nevada, United States

Lyon County, NV locator map
Location of Lyon County, NV on Nevada map.

About

Lyon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada. As of the 2010 census, the population was 51,980 and a population density of 10 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 57,510 inhabitants. Its county seat is Yerington. The county was created 160 years ago in 1860.

The county has a total area of 2,016.23 square miles (5222 km2).

Lyon County map

Lyon County, NV Quick Facts

Population : 57,510 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Nevada
Different from : Lyon County
Area : 5222 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.1%
Land as percent of area : 98.9%
Named for : Nathaniel Lyon
Capital : Yerington
Establishment : January 01, 1861
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 19:49:41 (11th April 2021)
Density : 11 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 9.62% (2010-2019)

Lyon County, NV has 7 neighbors .

Year Population Method
2010 51,980 census
2011 51,385 estimation process
2012 50,971 estimation process
2013 51,090 estimation process
2014 51,334 estimation process
2015 51,974 estimation process
2016 52,707 estimation process
2017 53,895 estimation process
2018 55,813 estimation process
2019 57,510 estimation process

The population of Lyon County increased by 9.62% in 9 years.

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People born in Lyon County, NV (1)

American professor of biology Margaret Mack was born in Lyon County, NV

Lyon County, NV Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lyon County, NV.

City Name Population Title
Fernley 21,476 City in Lyon County, Nevada, United States
Yerington 3,241 City in Nevada

Nevada Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Clark County 2,266,715 County in Nevada, United States
Las Vegas 651,319 City in and county seat of Clark County, Nevada, United States
Washoe County 471,519 County in Nevada, United States
Henderson 320,189 City in Nevada
Reno 255,601 County seat of Washoe County, Nevada, United States
North Las Vegas 249,180 City in Nevada
Sparks 105,006 City in Washoe County, Nevada, United States
Carson City 55,916 Independent city in and capital of Nevada, United States
Elko County 52,778 County in Nevada, United States
Douglas County 48,905 County in Nevada, United States
Nye County 46,523 County in Nevada, United States
Churchill County 24,909 County in Nevada, United States
Fernley 21,476 City in Lyon County, Nevada, United States
Elko 20,452 City in Elko County, Nevada, United States
Mesquite 19,726 City in Nevada
Humboldt County 16,831 County in Nevada, United States
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