|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lyons is 4,211. Lyons, Georgia is the 5,303rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lyons was in 1990, when its population was 4,489. In 1990, Lyons was the 4,356th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,303rd largest city in the US. Lyons is currently 6.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Lyons has shrunk 2.9% since the year 2000. Lyons, Georgia's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5297||Old Westbury, New York||4,219||1.7%|
|5301||Spring Valley Village, Texas||4,217||16.5%|
|5305||Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania||4,210||-10.7%|
The total voting age population of Lyons, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,803. The voting age population is 43.1% male and 56.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.1% of the residents of Lyons are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lyons are 53.3% White, 28.9% Black, 13.5% Other, 4.1% Two or more races and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 15.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lyons, 34.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.3%. On a per-household basis, 28.2% of families are below the poverty line in Lyons.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.4% of Lyons residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.0% of Lyons residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lyons residents aged 5 and older, 14.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 14.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lyons is 10.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lyons, 16.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lyons is $25,883.
In Lyons, 51.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.0% of housing units in Lyons.
Of all the housing units in Lyons, 8.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Lyons, 7.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 150 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lyons is $543.
In Lyons, 57.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.