For population 25 years and over in Lyons:
For population 15 years and over in Lyons town:
80 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waukesha, WI (26.9 miles , pop. 64,825).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (35.9 miles , pop. 596,974).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (65.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lake Geneva, WI (2.1 miles ), Bohners Lake, WI (2.1 miles ), Burlington, WI (2.4 miles ), Spring Prairie, WI (2.4 miles ), Geneva, WI (2.5 miles ), Burlington, WI (2.5 miles ), Como, WI (2.5 miles ), Bloomfield, WI (2.5 miles ).
Latitude: 42.63 N, Longitude: 88.37 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 262
Population change in the 1990s: +609 (+21.5%).
Work and jobs in Lyons: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lyons, Wisconsin
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lyons-area historical tornado activity is above Wisconsin state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Lyons town center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/27/1984, a category F4 tornado 24.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lyons-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wisconsin state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from Lyons center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Walworth County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
79 people in nursing homes in 2000
11 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
Lyons compared to Wisconsin state average:
Banks with branches in Lyons (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lyons (based on Walworth County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 21
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Number of full-service restaurants: 110
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,122 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($291 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,167 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($118 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 30See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lyons, WI
Total length: 134 meters (440ft)
Total costs: $3,798,000
Total average daily traffic: 201,529
Total average daily truck traffic: 13,336
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lyons)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lyons)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lyons, WI