Basic information about the Lyon County
The Lyon County is located in the state of Nevada. This county occupies 2025 square miles, with 24 square miles being water areas. There are 51.980 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Lyon County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (84.96%), followed by Some Other Race (6.39%) and Two or More races (3.73%). There are 19.808 households in the county, while 71,37% of them are family households and 28,63% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Lyon County. The most populated city is Fernley city and the smallest town or village is Smith Valley CDP.