Lyons, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,199 housing units in Lyons. This represents a 4.1% growth from 4,035 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,199 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lyons is about 59.9%. Lyons's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lyons were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.30%
One Bedroom16.20%
Two Bedrooms33.40%
Three Bedrooms36.30%
Four Bedrooms10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$127,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$596

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan8.40%
Simple Mortgage51.50%
Debt Free31.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%