Lyon County, Kansas Basics:

Lyon County Kansas - Government Site

Population: 33,554
Area: 847 square miles
County seat: Emporia
Area code(s) in use: 620
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.1%
Median household income: $38,877
Persons in poverty: 20.7%
Home ownership rate: 61.0%
Mean travel time to work: 16.2 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Chase  Coffey  Greenwood  Morris  Osage  Wabaunsee  

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Map of the Lyon County area

Our detail map of Lyon County shows the Lyon County, Kansas boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Lyon County, Kansas

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Dickson (Private) Airport, Emporia Municipal Airport, Mary's Place Airport, Sickler Airstrip

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Kellogg Circle

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Wooster Bridge

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Americus Fire Department, Americus Police Department, Americus Township Library, Beach Music Hall, Elmendaro Township Library - Hartford, Emporia Chamber of Commerce And Visitors Bureau, Emporia City Hall, Emporia City Library, Emporia Fire Department Station 1, Emporia Fire Department Station 2, Emporia Granada Theatre, Emporia Police Department, Emporia Recreation Center, Emporia State University Anderson Library, Emporia State University Johnston Geology Museum, Emporia State University Kansas Business Hall of Fame, Emporia State University One Room School Museum, Emporia State University Police and Safety Department, Emporia State University Schmidt Museum of Natural History, Emporia State University Student Recreation Center, KANH - FM (Emporia), Kansas Highway Patrol Troop H - Lyon, Kellogg Library (historical), KFFX - FM (Emporia), KVOE - FM (Emporia), Lyon County Courthouse, Lyon County Fire District 2 Station 1, Lyon County Fire District 2 Station 2, Lyon County Fire District 5 Station 1, Lyon County Fire District 5 Station 2, Lyon County Health Department, Lyon County Historical Museum, Lyon County Sheriff's Department, Lyon County Sheriff's Department Jail, Miller Fire Department, Olpe Fire Department Station 1, Reading Benefit Fire District 1, The National Teachers Hall of Fame, Twin Towers Complex, William Allen White Library

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Admire Cemetery, Agnes City Cemetery, Allen Cemetery, Badger Creek Cemetery, Bushong Cemetery, Chicago Mound Cemetery, Cottonwood Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Fowler Cemetery, Frost Cemetery, Fruitland Cemetery, Grandview Cemetery, Greenwood Cemetery, Hartford Cemetery, Haworth Cemetery, Hunter Cemetery, Ivy Cemetery, Line Cemetery, Maplewood Cemetery, Maydale Cemetery, Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Mennonite Cemetery, Mount Calvary Cemetery, Mount Hope Cemetery, Phillips Cemetery, Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Reading Cemetery, Rosean Cemetery, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Saint Mary's Cemetery, Township Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Zion Cemetery

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Admire United Methodist Church, Allen United Methodist Church, Americus United Methodist Church, Apostolic Tabernacle, Bethel Baptist Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Calvary Evangelical United Brethren Church, Centro Cristiano de Emporia de las Asambleas de Dios, Christian Assembly Church, Church of God in Christ, Church of God of Prophecy, Church of the New Covenant, Cornerstone Baptist Church, Cottonwood Friends Church, Didde Catholic Campus Center, Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Emanuel Full Gospel Tabernacle, Emporia Church of Christ, Emporia First Church of the Nazarene, Emporia Presbyterian Church - West Campus, Faith Lutheran Church, First Assembly of God Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, First Church of Christ Science, First Church of God, First Congregational Church, First Friends Church, First Presbyterian Church, First Southern Baptist Church, First United Methodist Church, Flint Hills Christian Church, Four Square Gospel Church, Free Methodist Church, Free Will Baptist Church, Full Gospel Tabernacle, Grace United Methodist Church, Hartford Christian Church, Hope Community Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Life Church, Lighthouse Baptist Church, Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mission de la Esperanza United Methodist Church, Mount Olive African Methodist Episcopal Church, Neosho Rapids United Methodist Church, New Life Christian Church, Olpe United Methodist Church, Reading United Methodist Church, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Saint Andrews Episcopal Church, Saint Catherines Mexican Catholic Church, Saint James Baptist Church, Saint Joseph's Catholic Church, Saint Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church, Salvation Army Citadel, Sardis Congregational Church, Second Christian Church (historical), Second Presbyterian Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Twelfth Avenue Baptist Church, Twin Mounds Church, United Methodist Campus Ministries, United Presbyterian Church, Verdigris Church, Victory Fellowship Foursquare Church, West Side Baptist Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Emporia Interchange

  Dams     show all on map

Lyon County State Lake Dam, Olpe City Dam, Ruggles Dam, Soden Dam

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Newman Regional Health, Saint Marys Hospital

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East Lake

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Admire Wastewater Plant, Agnes (historical), Air (historical), Allen Wastewater Plant, Americus Wastewater Treatment Facility, Anderson Farms, Badger Creek (historical), Boyce Farm, Central City (historical), Childears Farm, Darbyshire Farm, Dell (historical), Delong Feedlot, Dill Farms, Eby Ranch, Elco (historical), Emporia Country Club, Emporia Municipal Golf Course, Emporia Recreational Vehicle Park and Campground, Emporia Wastewater Treatment Plant, Emporia West Plaza, Evans Farm, Ewing (historical), F and F Feeds Grain Elevator Number 1, Fehr Farms, Flint Hills Feedlot, Flint Hills Village, Flinthills Mall, Forest Ville (historical), Fowler Farms, Fredericksen Farms, Fuller Farms, Gardner Farms, Gloria's Ranch, Haag Farms, Hartford Elevator Grain Elevator Number 1, Hartford Elevator Grain Elevator Number 2, Hartford Sewer Treatment Plant, Heins Farm, Horton Farms, Huston Ranch, Ivy (historical), Jones Aquatic Center, Kansas Turnpike Authority - Emporia Service Area Oria Service Area, Kitts Farms, Langley Farm, Lazy H Farms, Leffler Farms, Lyon County Fairgrounds, Martin Dairy, Mautz Farm, Miller Elevator Grain Elevator Number 1, Mini Plaza, Moyer Farms, Neosho Rapids Wastewater Treatment Plant, Olpe Sewer Treatment Plant, Orleans (historical), Pearson Farms, Plumb (historical), Prairie View Farm, Price Farms, Reading Grain and Lumber Grain Elevator Number 1, Reading Sewer Treatment Plant, Redelfs Farms, Richardson Farms, Rock Creek Ranch, Scoggin Farms, Seven Bar Ranch, Sheeley Farm, Stotler (historical), Timber Creek Farms, Twelfth Street Village Mall, Van Gundy Farms, Verdigris (historical), Wagaman Farms, Waushara (historical), Wigton Farms, Wilson-Davis Industrial Park, Wyckoff (historical)

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Kansas National Guard Armory Emporia

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Dryer Park, Emporia Municipal Zoo, Fremont Park, Hammond Park, Humbolt Park, Jones Youth Recreation Park, Lakeview Park, Las Casitas Park, Lowther Field, Lynn State Fishing Lake and Wildlife Area, Peter Pan Park, Quaker Park, Sertoma Park, Soden Park, Southwest Santa Fe Park, Urbanside Park, Walnut Park, Welch Stadium, Wilson Park, Woodland Park, Zola Witten Track

  Populated Places     show all on map

Admire, Allen, Americus, Belmont Mobile Home Estates, Berkeley Hills, Bushong, Emporia, Emporia Junction, Genes Mobile Home Park, Hartford, Lang, Lincoln Mobile Home Village, Merrick, Miller, Neosho Rapids, Olpe, Paradise Mobile Home Park, Plymouth, Reading, Southgate Mobile Home Park, Westhill Mobile Home Park

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Admire Post Office, Allen Post Office, Americus Post Office, Emporia Post Office, Hartford Post Office, Neosho Rapids Post Office, Olpe Post Office, Reading Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Admire-Allen City Lake, Lyon County State Lake, Olpe City Lake, Wooster Lake

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Admire Elementary School, Americus Elementary School / North Lyon County Junior High School, Butcher Children's School, Central School, Cottonwood School (historical), Didde Catholic Campus Center, Emporia Alternative School, Emporia Christian School, Emporia High School, Emporia Middle School, Emporia State University, Emporia State University Albert Taylor Hall, Emporia State University Butcher Education Center, Emporia State University Cram Science Hall, Emporia State University Cremer Hall, Emporia State University Health Physical Education And Recreation Building, Emporia State University Hutchinson Family Pavilion, Emporia State University King Hall, Emporia State University Memorial Student Union, Emporia State University Morse Hall Complex, Emporia State University Plumb Hall, Emporia State University Roosevelt Hall, Emporia State University Sauder Alumni Center, Emporia State University Singular - Trusler Hall, Emporia State University Stormont Maintenance Center, Emporia State University Visser Hall, Flint Hills Learning Center, Flint Hills Learning Center, Flint Hills Special Education Cooperative School, Flint Hills Technical College, Fowler School (historical), Harmony Hill Elementary School (historical), Hartford High School / Neosho Rapids Junior High School, Hayworth School, Kansas State Teachers College, Lakeside School, Logan Avenue Elementary School, Lowther North Intermediate School, Lowther South Intermediate School, Lyndon Valley School (historical), Maynard Early Childhood Center, Neosho Rapids Elementary School, Neosho Rapids Elementary School, Northern Heights High School, Olpe Elementary School, Olpe Junior / Senior High School, Olpe Junior High School, Quaker Valley School, Reading Elementary School, Rinker School, Riverside Elementary School, Roosevelt High School (historical), Ruggles School (historical), Sacred Heart Elementary School, Saint Catherine School, Saint Joseph's School, Thomas W Butcher School, Timmerman Elementary School, Traylor School, Turning Point Academy, Village Elementary School, Walnut Elementary School, West Side Christian Academy, Whittier School, William Allen White Elementary School

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Allen Creek, Badger Creek, Beaver Creek, Chicken Creek, Coal Creek, Coon Creek, Cottonwood River, Dow Creek, Dry Creek, Dry Creek, Duck Creek, Elm Creek, Harper Creek, Hill Creek, Hoosier Creek, Jacob Creek, Kahola Creek, Linck Creek, Log Chain Creek, Ludy Creek, Moon Creek, One Hundred and Fortytwo Mile Creek, Onion Creek, Pester Creek, Phenis Creek, Plum Creek, Plumb Creek, Shaw Creek, South Eagle Creek, Stillman Creek, Taylor Creek, Troublesome Creek, Wolf Creek, Wrights Creek

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KLRF-FM (Emporia), KVOE-AM (Emporia),

Lyon County, Kansas Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteLyon County White population 30,46730,467  
BlackLyon County Black population 940939
AsianLyon County Asian population 906905
MixedLyon County Mixed population 772771
American IndianLyon County American Indian population 436436
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderLyon County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 3433

Additional population tables :
State population table
Kansas population by county