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Lyon County, KS
The county was named for Nathaniel Lyon, who died in the Civil War

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Lyon County is one of 105 counties in Kansas.

The county is in the Emporia metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 35,717. This was a decrease of  -.61% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$32,819
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Lyon County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Lyon County was $21,808. This was an increase of 13.6% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 71% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Emporia

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26% of Lyon County residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lyon County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Lyon County include Admire Cemetery, Agnes City Cemetery, Allen Cemetery, Badger Creek Cemetery, Bushong Cemetery, Chicago Mound Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Fowler Cemetery, Frost Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Lyon County include Admire, Agnes City, Allen, Americus, Americus, Bushong, Center, Elmendaro, Emporia, Emporia ... View communities

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Colleges in Lyon County include Emporia State University ... View colleges

School districts in Lyon County include Emporia, North Lyon County, Southern Lyon County ... View school districts

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Libraries in Lyon County include Americus Township Library, Elmendaro Township Library, Emporia Public Library, Library District #1 ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Lyon County include Emporia Gazette ... View newspapers

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Politics

Lyon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lyon County political report.

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Travel

Hotels in Lyon County include Americas Best Value Inn, Best Western Hospitality House, Candlewood Suites of Emporia, Comfort Inn Emporia, Days Inn, Econo Lodge Emporia, Emporia Travelodge, Fairfield Inn, Holiday Inn Express

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