Lyon County , Minnesota

Lyon County: County in Minnesota, United States

About

Lyon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 25,857 and a population density of 14 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 25,271 inhabitants. Its county seat is Marshall. The county was created 152 years ago in 1869.

Lyon County Quick Facts

Population : 25,271 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
Different from : Lyon County, Lyon County, Lyon County, Lyon County
Area : 1869 km2
Water as percent of area : 1%
Land as percent of area : 99%
Named for : Nathaniel Lyon
Capital : Marshall
Establishment : November 11, 1869
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:36:58 (28th May 2022)
Density : 14 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.32% (2010-2020)
Lyon County locator map
Location of Lyon County on Minnesota map.
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SMSU student center 2
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Geography

Lyon County is located at 44°24'49"N 95°50'20"W (44.4134900, -95.8389700). It has 5 neighbors: Lincoln County, Murray County, Pipestone County, Redwood County and Yellow Medicine County.

Lyon County map

The largest city of Lyon County is Tracy with a population of 2,055. Other cities include, Minneota population 1,339, Cottonwood population 1,223, Balaton population 616 and Lynd population 418. See all Lyon County cities & populated places.

Lyon County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Tracy 2,055 City in Minnesota
Minneota 1,339 City in Minnesota, United States
Cottonwood 1,223 City in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States
Balaton 616 City in US, Minnesota
Lynd 418 City in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States
Dudley 410 Human settlement in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States of America
Green Valley 403 Unincorporated community in Minnesota, United States
Marshall 370 City in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States
Ghent 361 City in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States
Russell 343 City in the U.
Amiret 239 Township in Lyon County, Minnesota
Taunton 130 City in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States
Garvin 129 Human settlement in Lyon County, Minnesota, United States of America
Florence 35 City in Minnesota, United States

Lyon County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lyon County decreased by 2.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 25,857 - census
2011 25,828 -0.11% estimation process
2012 25,633 -0.76% estimation process
2013 25,722 0.35% estimation process
2014 25,778 0.22% estimation process
2015 25,826 0.19% estimation process
2016 25,971 0.56% estimation process
2017 25,929 -0.16% estimation process
2018 25,583 -1.35% estimation process
2019 25,474 -0.43% estimation process
2020 25,271 -0.8% estimation process

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People born in Lyon County (4)

People born in Lyon County, including Arlene Lesewski, Paula Hanson, politician Barb Sykora, .

List

Other places with the same name (5)

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Anoka County 359,921 County in Minnesota, United States
Saint Paul 306,717 Capital of the state of Minnesota, United States; county seat of Ramsey County, Minnesota
Washington County 265,476 County in Minnesota, United States
Saint Louis County 198,538 County in Minnesota, United States
Stearns County 162,038 County in Minnesota, United States
Olmsted County 159,298 County in Minnesota, United States
Scott County 150,689 County in Minnesota, United States
Wright County 140,249 County in Minnesota, United States
Carver County 106,565 County in Minnesota, United States
Sherburne County 98,811 County in Minnesota, United States
Bloomington 84,583 County seat of Monroe County, Indiana, United States
Plymouth 79,635 City in Hennepin County, Minnesota