Lyons, New York

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Population in 2014: 3,520 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 1,840  (52.3%)
Females: 1,680  (47.7%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 14489.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,813 (it was $36,466 in 2000)
Lyons:

$38,813
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,707 (it was $16,526 in 2000)

Lyons village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $75,694 (it was $54,500 in 2000)
Lyons:

$75,694
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $153,278; detached houses: $150,777; townhouses or other attached units: $103,395; in 2-unit structures: $959,131; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $879,029; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $416,829; mobile homes: $37,835

Median gross rent in 2017: $638.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lyons: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.0%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.0% for Black residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 76.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lyons, NY (2010)
    • 2,95281.6%White alone
    • 37310.3%Black alone
    • 1815.0%Hispanic
    • 902.5%Two or more races
    • 100.3%American Indian alone
    • 110.3%Asian alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone

Races in Lyons detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 45 registered sex offenders living in Lyons, New York as of February 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lyons is 75 to 1.


Crime rates in Lyons by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(55.7)
2
(56.1)
3
(86.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.5)
1
(30.0)
3
(82.5)
1
(27.6)
5
(141.1)
2
(56.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(55.7)
7
(196.5)
5
(143.9)
5
(147.3)
5
(147.4)
4
(120.0)
4
(110.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(84.7)
5
(142.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(696.4)
19
(533.3)
13
(374.1)
16
(471.3)
15
(442.3)
19
(569.9)
15
(412.7)
13
(358.6)
19
(536.3)
7
(199.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
45
(1,253)
47
(1,319)
17
(489.2)
29
(854.2)
31
(914.2)
36
(1,080)
36
(990.4)
30
(827.6)
34
(959.6)
31
(881.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
158
(4,401)
202
(5,669)
127
(3,655)
169
(4,978)
107
(3,155)
112
(3,359)
89
(2,448)
122
(3,366)
142
(4,008)
124
(3,526)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(222.8)
18
(505.2)
4
(115.1)
2
(58.9)
5
(147.4)
3
(90.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(55.2)
3
(84.7)
2
(56.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A1
(28.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)482.2570.0376.7402.1358.3391.1348.8290.8479.8335.2

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City-data.com crime index in Lyons, NY

Crime rate in Lyons detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
New York average:

2.89
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Ancestries: Italian (19.3%), German (16.6%), English (8.6%), Irish (6.5%), American (6.2%), French (4.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1833

Elevation: 438 feet

Land area: 4.06 square miles.

Population density: 866 people per square mile   (low).

Lyons, New York map

36 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.1%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,313 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,872 (2.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Irondequoit, NY (31.1 miles , pop. 52,354).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (32.1 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (221.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Arcadia, NY (2.2 miles ),
Newark, NY (2.3 miles ),
Galen, NY (2.4 miles ),
Clyde, NY (2.5 miles ),
Junius, NY (2.5 miles ),
Phelps, NY (2.8 miles ),
Rose, NY (2.9 miles ),
Port Gibson, NY (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 43.06 N, Longitude: 76.99 W

Area code: 315

Distribution of median household income in Lyons, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lyons, NY in 2017
Lyons satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $56,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $265,900
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $146,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,600
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $210,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Lyons, NY residents
Average permit cost in Lyons, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Lyons, NY
Historical housing units in Lyons, NY
Most common industries in Lyons, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Machinery (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (9.3%)
  • Machinery (6.9%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.6%)
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Social assistance (7.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Lyons, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.9%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)

Average climate in Lyons, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lyons-area historical tornado activity is below New York state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Lyons village center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1983, a category F3 tornado 36.7 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lyons-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 146.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 190.8 miles away from Lyons center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 205.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 235.9 miles away from Lyons center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 195.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lyons topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lyons:

  • WAYNE COMMUNITY NURSING CARE (1519 NYE ROAD SUITE 200)
  • WAYNE CO HOME (RT 31)
  • WAYNE COUNTY NURSING HOME (1529 NYE ROAD)

Airports located in Lyons:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lyons:

  • Hobart William Smith Colleges (about 15 miles; Geneva, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,476)
  • Finger Lakes Community College (about 19 miles; Canandaigua, NY; FT enrollment: 4,732)
  • Cayuga County Community College (about 25 miles; Auburn, NY; FT enrollment: 3,141)
  • Nazareth College (about 27 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 2,632)
  • Saint John Fisher College (about 27 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 3,373)
  • Monroe Community College (about 32 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 14,295)
  • University of Rochester (about 33 miles; Rochester, NY; FT enrollment: 10,201)

Public high schools in Lyons:

Public elementary/middle school in Lyons:

See full list of schools located in Lyons

Library in Lyons:

  • LYONS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $336,980; Location: 122 BROAD STREET; 25,877 books; 612 audio materials; 901 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 60 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Myers Community Hospital is now closed.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lyons: Miller Marine (A), Miller's Marina (B), Lyons Manor Assisted Living Center (C), Lyons School District Public Library (D), Lyons Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lyons include: Assembly of God of Lyons (A), First Lutheran Church (B), Grace Episcopal Church (C), Lyons United Methodist Church (D), Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church (E), Presbyterian Church of Lyons (F), Saint John's Lutheran Church (G), Saint Michael's Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rural Cemetery (1), Elmwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ganargua Creek (A), Canandaigua Outlet (B), Butternut Run (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Lyons: Lyons Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Bradley A. Fiske - Navy admiral, Michael Bastian - Fashion designer, Arthur T. Hannett - Politician, Chester Thomas O'Brien - Marine, William C. Duncan - Politician.

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lyons and their reported violations in the past:

NOR-WIN CAMPSITE INC (Address: 2921 PILGRIMPORT RD. , Population served: 220, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lyons that have no violations reported:

  • ARCADIA-LYONS CSA (Address: 7312 RT 31 , Population served: 1,687, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

59.3%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

12.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
30 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
32 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Lyons (2011 data):

  • The Lyons National Bank: Forgham Street Branch at Routes 31 And 14, branch established on 1986/10/20; at 35 Williams Street, branch established on 1865/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $554.7 mil, Deposits: $461.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Lyons Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lyons:

Marital status in Lyons, NY
  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 34.8%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

For population 25 years and over in Lyons:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lyons
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lyons, NY (based on Wayne County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,4228
Mainline Protestant10,25957
Evangelical Protestant4,74344
Other1,2545
Black Protestant-2
None62,094-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
This county:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Wayne County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
This county:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
Wayne County:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Wayne County:

8.9%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

25.4%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wayne County:

14.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lyons:

51.3%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.5%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lyons:

20.5%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lyons:

10.8%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lyons:

36.1%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

56.9%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Lyons:

78.4%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lyons, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$34,899$52,3493$1,984
Streets and Highways 3$10,922$43,6880$0
Police - Other 3$10,032$40,1280$0
Financial Administration 2$8,068$48,4080$0
Sewerage 2$6,675$40,0500$0
Solid Waste Management 2$6,195$37,1700$0
Firefighters 2$7,869$47,2147$3,277
Judicial and Legal 1$1,866$22,3921$2,619
Water Supply 1$3,553$42,6360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,119$25,4280$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,417
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$343
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 25$92,198$44,25517$9,640

Lyons government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $702,000 ($199.43)
    Parks and Recreation: $208,000 ($59.09)
    Sewerage: $97,000 ($27.56)
    Water Utilities: $42,000 ($11.93)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $892,000 ($253.41)
    Water Utilities: $619,000 ($175.85)
    Police Protection: $606,000 ($172.16)
    Regular Highways: $373,000 ($105.97)
    Sewerage: $333,000 ($94.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $171,000 ($48.58)
    Financial Administration: $63,000 ($17.90)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $60,000 ($17.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000 ($17.05)
    Central Staff Services: $45,000 ($12.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($12.78)
    Parking Facilities: $32,000 ($9.09)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($7.10)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $14,000 ($3.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000 ($25.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $39,000 ($11.08)
    Regular Highways: $39,000 ($11.08)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($8.52)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($7.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($1.14)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,331,000 ($378.13)

Lyons government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $638,000 ($181.25)
    Other: $37,000 ($10.51)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $450,000 ($127.84)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $221,000 ($62.78)
    Other: $158,000 ($44.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $71,000 ($20.17)
    General Revenue - Other: $63,000 ($17.90)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($5.68)
    Donations From Private Sources: $10,000 ($2.84)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $625,000 ($177.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $484,000 ($137.50)
    General Local Government Support: $29,000 ($8.24)
  • Tax - Property: $2,134,000 ($606.25)
    Public Utilities Sales: $69,000 ($19.60)
    Other License: $19,000 ($5.40)

Lyons government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,333,000 ($378.69)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,139,000 ($323.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $194,000 ($55.11)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $60,000 ($17.05)
    End of Fiscal Year: $50,000 ($14.20)

Lyons government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000 ($0.57)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,500,000 ($426.14)

4.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,692 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
New York average:

4.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Monroe County, NY  2.16% ($47,028 average AGI)
from Ontario County, NY  0.83% ($35,267)
from Seneca County, NY  0.19% ($37,887)


5.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
New York average:

5.85%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Monroe County, NY  1.88% ($46,294 average AGI)
to Ontario County, NY  0.93% ($41,236)
to Seneca County, NY  0.20% ($34,368)
Businesses in Lyons, NY
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1True Value1
McDonald's1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lyons:

  • WACK (1420 AM; 5 kW; NEWARK, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES, INC.)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHEN (620 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHTK (1280 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY)
  • WXXI (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WXXI PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL)
  • WGVA (1240 AM; 1 kW; GENEVA, NY; Owner: GENEVA BROADCASTING INC)
  • WHIC (1460 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: HOLY FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSFW (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPIE (1160 AM; 5 kW; TRUMANSBURG, NY; Owner: PEMBROOK PINES ITHACA LTD. N.A.)
  • WABH (1380 AM; 10 kW; BATH, NY)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lyons:

  • WCOV-FM (93.7 FM; CLYDE, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFRW (88.1 FM; WEBSTER, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WISY (102.3 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCIY (88.9 FM; CANANDAIGUA, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFXF (107.3 FM; SOUTH BRISTOL TOWNSH, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNVE (95.1 FM; HONEOYE FALLS, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLW (99.3 FM; SENECA FALLS, NY; Owner: AUBURN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPHR (106.9 FM; AUBURN, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNYR-FM (98.5 FM; WATERLOO, NY; Owner: LAKE COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZXV (99.7 FM; PALMYRA, NY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF FINGER LAKES, INC.)
  • WVOR-FM (100.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFLK (101.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: MB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBER (90.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE B.O.C.E.S. #1)
  • WBEE-FM (92.5 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)
  • WEOS (89.7 FM; GENEVA, NY; Owner: THE COLLEGES OF THE SENECA)
  • WUUF (103.5 FM; SODUS, NY; Owner: WAYNCO RADIO)
  • WRMM-FM (101.3 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDKX (103.9 FM; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: MONROE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., LTD.)
  • WBBF-FM (93.3 FM; FAIRPORT, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM ROCHESTER LICENSE, LLC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lyons:

  • WCNY-TV (Channel 24; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NEW YORK)
  • WSYT (Channel 68; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: WSYT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WBGT-LP (Channel 40; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: WBGT, LLC)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Lyons: James Hill.

Lyons fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Lyons fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 203ft / 61.5mTotal length
  • $31,812,000Total costs
  • 43,919Total average daily traffic
  • 3,644Total average daily truck traffic
  • 43,213Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lyons, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lyons, NY
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lyons)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 70 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lyons, NY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lyons)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lyons)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$67,3006$63,83316$52,31320$17,0002$28,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$48,0000$01$55,0001$10,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$57,2863$52,66720$71,80011$15,0913$26,333
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$46,6670$07$63,8572$6,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0214.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$57,0002$67,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$33,0001$58,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$74,0001$85,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0214.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lyons, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lyons, NY - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lyons, NY
  • 87.5%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.0%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.7%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lyons, NY
  • 52.0%Utility gas
  • 30.2%Electricity
  • 12.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Wood


Lyons compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 13 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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