Lyon County , Nevada
Lyon County: County in Nevada, United States
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 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 58,319 inhabitants. Its county seat is Yerington. The county was created 161 years ago in 1860.
Lyon County Quick Facts
|Population :||58,319 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Nevada (United States)|
|Different from :||Lyon County, Lyon County, Lyon County, Lyon County|
|Area :||5222 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||1.1%|
|Land as percent of area :||98.9%|
|Named for :||Nathaniel Lyon|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1861|
|Time Zone :||America/Los_Angeles|
|Local time :||21:10:59 (2nd October 2022)|
|Density :||11 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||10.87% (2010-2020)|
Lyon County is located at 39°1'13"N 119°11'21"W (39.0204000, -119.1892000). It has 7 neighbors: Mineral County, Mono County, Carson City, Churchill County, Douglas County, Storey County and Washoe County.
Lyon County map
Lyon County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lyon County.
|Fernley||21,926||City in Lyon County, Nevada, United States|
|Silver Springs||5,296||Town in Nevada|
|Yerington||3,253||City in Nevada|
|Smith||1,033||Unincorporated community in Lyon County, Nevada|
- Official Website
Official website of Lyon County
Lyon County has 7 neighbours.
- Mineral County county in Nevada, United States
- Mono County county in California, United States
- Carson City independent city in and capital of Nevada, United States
- Churchill County county in Nevada, United States
- Douglas County county in Nevada, United States
- Storey County county in Nevada, United States
- Washoe County county in Nevada, United States
The population of Lyon County increased by 10.87% in 10 years.
People born in Lyon County (1)
American professor of biology Margaret Mack was born in Lyon County
Other places with the same name (5)
- Lyon County , Kansas county in Nevada, United States with a population of 33,045 people.
- Lyon County , Minnesota county in Minnesota, United States with a population of 25,271 people.
- Lyon County , Iowa county in Iowa, United States of America with a population of 11,756 people.
- Lyon County , Kentucky county in Kentucky, United States with a population of 8,133 people.
Nevada Other Counties (more counties)
|Clark County||2,315,963||County in Nevada, United States|
|Las Vegas||662,368||City in and county seat of Clark County, Nevada, United States|
|Washoe County||477,082||County in Nevada, United States|
|Henderson||329,172||City in Nevada|
|North Las Vegas||260,098||City in Nevada|
|Reno||259,290||County seat of Washoe County, Nevada, United States|
|Paradise||223,167||Town in Nevada, USA|
|Sunrise Manor||189,372||Census designated place|
|Spring Valley||178,395||Village in New York, United States|
|Sparks||106,900||City in Washoe County, Nevada, United States|
|Carson City||56,034||Independent city in and capital of Nevada, United States|
|Elko County||53,006||County in Nevada, United States|
|Douglas County||49,088||County in Nevada, United States|
|Nye County||48,054||County in Nevada, United States|
|Whitney||38,585||Art museum in New York City|
|Pahrump||36,441||Census-designated place (CDP) and an unincorporated town in Nye County, Nevada|