Lyons, Colorado

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Population in 2022: 2,146 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +35.4%
Males: 1,034  (48.2%)
Females: 1,112  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

45.8 years
Colorado median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 80540.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $126,326 (it was $50,764 in 2000)
Lyons:

$126,326
CO:

$89,302

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $59,880 (it was $28,276 in 2000)

Lyons town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $902,946 (it was $194,100 in 2000)
Lyons:

$902,946
CO:

$531,100

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $805,773; detached houses: $813,199; townhouses or other attached units: $537,500

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,477.

March 2022 cost of living index in Lyons: 103.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 4.9%
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  • Races in Lyons, CO (2022)
    • 1,69688.0%White alone
    • 995.1%Two or more races
    • 763.9%Hispanic
    • 211.1%American Indian alone
    • 180.9%Black alone
    • 160.8%Other race alone
    • 100.5%Asian alone



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Lyons, Colorado as of April 23, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lyons is 416 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Lyons, CO City Guides:

Ancestries: German (15.6%), Irish (12.5%), European (11.1%), Dutch (7.6%), Italian (5.1%), English (4.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 4/10/1891

Elevation: 5362 feet

Land area: 1.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,724 people per square mile   (low).

Lyons, Colorado map

152 residents are foreign born (6.3% Europe, 1.1% North America).

This town:

7.9%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $5,014 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $4,715 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longmont, CO (9.2 miles , pop. 71,093).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (28.3 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (596.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Altona, CO (2.5 miles ),
Longmont, CO (3.0 miles ),
Lazy Acres, CO (3.1 miles ),
Jamestown, CO (3.1 miles ),
Niwot, CO (3.2 miles ),
Upper St. Vrain, CO (3.4 miles ),
Bark Ranch, CO (3.4 miles ),
Berthoud, CO (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.22 N, Longitude: 105.27 W

Distribution of median household income in Lyons, CO in 2022
Distribution of house value in Lyons, CO in 2022

Lyons satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 13 buildings, average cost: $246,700
  • 2020: 3 buildings, average cost: $399,300
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2018: 6 buildings, average cost: $325,700
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $392,600
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $323,300
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $335,000
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $233,200
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $203,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $203,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $203,700
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $237,200
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $238,900
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $218,100
  • 2007: 52 buildings, average cost: $295,500
  • 2006: 52 buildings, average cost: $287,100
  • 2005: 49 buildings, average cost: $224,000
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $240,800
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $195,900
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $229,200
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $213,100
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 1998: 34 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $130,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Lyons, CO residents
Average permit cost in Lyons, CO
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

2.8%
Colorado:

3.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +298 (+23.2%).
Most common industries in Lyons, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.0%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Lyons, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Engineers (3.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (2.8%)
  • Top executives (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Computer specialists (7.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.1%)
  • Engineers (4.8%)
  • Top executives (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)

Average climate in Lyons, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lyons, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 92.2. This is worse than average.

City:

92.2
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.439. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.439
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 2.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.52
U.S.:

5.11
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 44.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

44.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 7.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.98
U.S.:

8.11

Tornado activity:

Lyons-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Lyons town center killed one person and injured 78 people and caused $147 million in damages.

On 5/15/1952, a category F3 tornado 37.6 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lyons-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 674% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 407.1 miles away from Lyons center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 151.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 511.9 miles away from Lyons center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 220.8 miles away from Lyons center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 395.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 245.7 miles away from Lyons center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Boulder County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lyons topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lyons:

  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)
  • LONGMONT UNITED HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)
  • APPLEWOOD LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF LONGMONT (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)
  • KIDNEY CENTER OF LONGMONT (ARA) (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)
  • PEAKS CARE CENTER THE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-COLORADO HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; LONGMONT, CO)

Amtrak stations near Lyons:

  • 10 miles: LONGMONT (615 N. MAUB ST.) - Bus Station
  • 12 miles: BOULDER (4401 N. BROADWAY) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar.
  • 17 miles: LOVELAND (1027 E. EISENHOWER BLVD.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lyons:

  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 16 miles; Boulder, CO; Full-time enrollment: 28,328)
  • Front Range Community College (about 26 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 27 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Aims Community College (about 30 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 33 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Regis University (about 33 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 6,975)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 33 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)

Public high school in Lyons:

Public elementary/middle school in Lyons:

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Library in Lyons:

  • LYONS DEPOT LIBRARY (Operating income: $125,701; Location: 430 FIFTH AVENUE; 16,401 books; 1,841 audio materials; 2,145 video materials; 82 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lyons Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: South Saint Vrain Creek (A), North Saint Vrain Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Lyons Classic Pinball (Amusement & Theme Parks; 339 Main).

Hotels: Allenspark Lodge (184 State Highway 7), Aspen Leaf Antiques and Motel (336 Main).

Boulder County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

PEACEFUL VALLEY LODGE (Population served: 142, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2013)
ROCKY RIDGE MUSIC CENTER (Address: 77 OVERPINE DR , Population served: 100, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2009)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.9%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.7%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Lyons (2011 data):

  • Bank of the West: Lyons Branch at 303 Main Street, branch established on 1995/06/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Valley Bank & Trust: Lyons Branch at 304 Second Avenue, branch established on 1972/08/28. Info updated 2007/11/29: Bank assets: $245.2 mil, Deposits: $220.9 mil, headquarters in Brighton, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lyons:

Marital status in Lyons, CO
  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Lyons:

  • High school or higher: 98.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 78.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 40.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Colorado average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Lyons
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Lyons:

(Lyons, Colorado Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Lyons, CO (based on Boulder County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic59,24011
Evangelical Protestant28,825101
Mainline Protestant19,12643
Other14,35974
Orthodox7184
None172,299-
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: 45
This county:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Boulder County:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 68
Here:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 287
Boulder County:

9.94 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Boulder County:

3.6%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

12.5%
State:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Boulder County:

12.4%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.4%
Colorado:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.6%
Colorado:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Lyons:

28.4
Colorado:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lyons:

20.3%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lyons:

8.6%
Colorado:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.7%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
Colorado:

57.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Lyons:

80.2%
State:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lyons, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5$38,371$92,0909$944
Financial Administration 3$15,185$60,7400$0
Parks and Recreation 2$11,634$69,8044$3,245
Water Supply 1$3,631$43,5720$0
Other and Unallocable 1$7,332$87,9841$1,967
Electric Power 1$7,406$88,8720$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$3,336
Totals for Government 13$83,559$77,13116$9,491

Lyons government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $150,000 ($69.90)
    Libraries: $111,000 ($51.72)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $52,000 ($24.23)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($6.06)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($6.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($6.06)
    Water Utilities: $13,000 ($6.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($6.99)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $59,000 ($27.49)

Lyons government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $379,000 ($176.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $288,000 ($134.20)
    Other: $268,000 ($124.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $255,000 ($118.83)
    Sale of Property: $85,000 ($39.61)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $451,000 ($210.16)
  • Tax - Property: $222,000 ($103.45)

Lyons government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $366,000 ($170.55)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $366,000 ($170.55)

Lyons government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $144,000 ($67.10)
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Strongest AM radio stations in Lyons:

  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KVCU (1190 AM; 7 kW; BOULDER, CO; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF CO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KHNC (1360 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, CO; Owner: DONALD A. AND SHARON E. WIEDEMAN)
  • KHOW (630 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLZ (560 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KNUS (710 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCOL (600 AM; 5 kW; WELLINGTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lyons:

  • KRKS-FM (94.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KXDC (102.1 FM; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: HIGH PEAK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KBCO-FM (97.3 FM; BOULDER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJCD (104.3 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KDJM (92.5 FM; BROOMFIELD, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KTCL (93.3 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBPI (106.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KALC (105.9 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFMD (95.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOSI (101.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRFX (103.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KYGO-FM (98.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KQMT (99.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXPK (96.5 FM; EVERGREEN, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K206DB (89.1 FM; FORT COLLINS, ETC., CO; Owner: BOULDER COMMUNITY B/CAST ASSOC., INC)
  • KUAD-FM (99.1 FM; WINDSOR, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KCDC (90.7 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: ST. VRAIN VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KUVO (89.3 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: DENVER EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • K251AB (98.1 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KQKS (107.5 FM; LAKEWOOD, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)

TV broadcast stations around Lyons:

  • KDEN (Channel 25; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: LONGMONT CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • K57AA (Channel 57; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: SYNCOM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUSA-TV (Channel 9; DENVER, CO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KMGH-TV (Channel 7; DENVER, CO; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTVD (Channel 20; DENVER, CO; Owner: TWENVER BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KCNC-TV (Channel 4; DENVER, CO; Owner: CBS TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KRMA-TV (Channel 6; DENVER, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K47IH (Channel 47; BOULDER, CO; Owner: CHANNEL 20 TV COMPANY)
  • K63AB (Channel 63; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: SYNCOM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K48CG (Channel 48; LOVELAND, CO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KFCT (Channel 22; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K17CF (Channel 17; BOULDER, CO; Owner: FULL GOSPEL OUTREACH, INC.)
  • K44CT (Channel 44; BOULDER, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K54DK (Channel 54; BOULDER, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)

Lyons fatal accident list:

May 11, 2013 05:11 PM, Us-36 Main St, 2nd Ave, Lat: 40.222733, Lon: -105.265375, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 22, 2005 01:30 PM, Us-36, Sr-7, Lat: 40.224280, Lon: -105.271570, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 11, 2004 08:05 AM, Sr-7, Lat: 40.219278, Lon: -105.271900, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 20, 2003 05:43 AM, Sr-7, Lat: 40.219278, Lon: -105.271900, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 2003 03:40 PM, Sr-7, Lat: 40.219278, Lon: -105.271900, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 17, 2000 03:05 PM, Sr-7, Lat: 40.219278, Lon: -105.271900, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 29, 2000 10:00 AM, Sr-7, Lat: 40.219278, Lon: -105.271900, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 141ft / 43.0mTotal length
  • 69,398Total average daily traffic
  • 2,733Total average daily truck traffic
  • 86,907Total future (year 2040) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lyons, CO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 32010-2019
  • 12020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lyons, CO
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$223,1504$314,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$395,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$208,640
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0136.01

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

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 34. The highest number of fire incidents - 73 took place in 2011, and the least - 4 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lyons, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (67.4%), and Structure Fires (26.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lyons, CO
    • 32367.4%Outside Fires
    • 12526.1%Structure Fires
    • 194.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 122.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lyons, CO
Most common first names in Lyons, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George1575.3 years
John1577.8 years
Mary1381.6 years
Robert1372.6 years
William1276.2 years
Charles1277.6 years
Dorothy880.9 years
Richard864.6 years
Anna783.5 years
Alice779.3 years
Most common last names in Lyons, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Colard780.3 years
Johnson682.4 years
Brown681.3 years
Martin684.3 years
Moffitt560.8 years
Roberts577.8 years
Miller470.2 years
Goranson477.8 years
Brackett485.3 years
Thomas478.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lyons, CO
  • 89.2%Utility gas
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Electricity
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lyons, CO
  • 68.9%Utility gas
  • 19.5%Electricity
  • 6.3%No fuel used
  • 5.3%Wood


Lyons compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Lyons on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in France (population 500+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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