Lyon, Mississippi

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Lyon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 70 miles SW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Coahoma
Standard Zip Codes 38645
Phone Area Codes 662
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.217
Longitude -90.541

Lyon Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1.9 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 49 F
Apr Temp 52 to 73 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 75 F
Annual Precip 54.2 inches
Distance 32.4 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 50 F
Apr Temp 48 to 73 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 76 F
Annual Precip 55.9 inches
Distance 35.3 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 51 F
Apr Temp 53 to 74 F
Jul Temp 74 to 93 F
Oct Temp 54 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55.1 inches
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Lyon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 418 100%
Male 204 48.8%
Female 214 51.2%
Under 18 98 23.4%
18+ 320 76.6%
65+ 73 17.5%
Median Age 41
Average Family Size 3
White 311 74.4%
African-American 105 25.1%
Asian 2 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Lyon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 391
Growth -27
Growth % -6.5%

Lyon Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 47.9%
Italian 18.1%
US/American 11.6%
Irish 5.9%
German 4.8%
English 4%
Scotch-Irish 3.4%
Dutch 1.7%
Scottish 0.8%
U.S. Virgin Islander 0.6%
Lebanese 0.6%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Lyon, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Clove Hill (38645)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lyon 418 $56,042
Alligator 220 $17,083
Clarksdale 20,645 $26,592
Coahoma 325 $14,327
Friars Point 1,480 $19,500
Jonestown 1,701 $15,750
Lambert 1,967 $21,979
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