Basic information about the Lyon County
The Lyon County is located in the state of Kentucky. This county occupies 257 square miles, with 43 square miles being water areas. There are 8.314 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 (92.96%), followed by Black or African American (5.3%) and Two or More races (1.08%). There are 3.287 households in the county, while 66,14% of them are family households and 33,86% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Lyon County. The most populated city is Eddyville city and the smallest town or village is Kuttawa city.