Lyons, Colorado 

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COLORADO TOTAL CASES REPORTED

24,754

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,702,911

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Population

2,085

+33.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$90,603

Median Home Price

$501,900

Best Places to Live in Lyons, Colorado

College town / suburban complex - 25 miles northwest of Denver at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range. August, September and June are the most pleasant months in Lyons, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town atmosphere
-Attractive downtown
-Educational attainment
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles

 $824,000 
155 Rockledge Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 2036 SqFt
 $899,900 
357 McConnell Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3530 SqFt
 $429,000 
124 Moose Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1792 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Boulder Metro Area

Boulder, home to the University of Colorado, is a lively and classic college town, with liberal politics, alternative social lifestyles and attitudes, and an assortment of trendy small businesses, restaurants, galleries, and entertainment venues. There is plenty to do in this bicycle-friendly town, which has a pedestrian mall downtown and outdoor recreation in the nearby mountains. The area has one of the highest combined 4-year and graduate degree attainment rates in the nation. There are some larger business and government research facilities adding to the area’s economy, and there is a sizeable high tech belt towards Denver.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Colorado
County: Boulder County
Metro Area: Boulder Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Lyons
Zip Codes: 80540
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5332 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lyons is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lyons jobs have increased by 2.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lyons's cost of living is 37.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lyons's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, September and June are the most pleasant months in Lyons, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Boulder county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lyons's population is 2,085 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 33.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lyons is $501,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lyons public schools spend $9,688 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Lyons. More Education


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Housing Market in Lyons

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Reviews for Lyons   4 Reviews
Schools - 8/20/2010
The teachers at both schools (elem and HS) are very good. Although I am disappointed in the district and where they spend their money. Recently the school added more... Read More

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Look elsewhere if you are looking for a friendly c - 8/20/2010
Lyons has it's circles. It's not very tolerant of those who do not fit the majority... Read More

Lyons... great location, lousy community - 8/20/2010
I grew up in Lyons and then a year ago, moved back. It's pretty arrogant for a "one horse town". For as small as it is, navigating it is insane with it's crazy one way... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LYONS, COLORADO
80540

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NEW LISTINGS IN LYONS
$649,900
47 Chieftain Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$760,000
89 Navajo Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$450,000
355 Cherokee Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$824,000
155 Rockledge Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$899,900
357 McConnell Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$429,000
124 Moose Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$729,000
56 Buck Haven Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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