Lyon County, KY has a population of 8,325 people with a median age of 49 and a median household income of $47,861. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Lyon County, KY declined from 8,402 to 8,325, a 0.92% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,931 to $47,861, a 1.98% increase.
The population of Lyon County, KY is 91.2% White, 5.53% Black, and 1.37% Hispanic. 3.69% of the people in Lyon County, KY speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lyon County, KY are Hopkinsville Community College, with 1,398 graduates, Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville, with 82 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Lyon County, KY is $129,400, and the homeownership rate is 81.1%. Most people in Lyon County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lyon County, KY is 2 cars per household.
Lyon County, KY is the 108th most populated county in Kentucky and borders Caldwell County, KY; Crittenden County, KY; Livingston County, KY; Marshall County, KY; and Trigg County, KY.