Living in South Lyon, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-11

South Lyon SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

South Lyon, MI Crime Report

52
Total Crimes
440.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-82.85%
Below National Average

South Lyon, MI Cost Of Living

97
South Lyon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

South Lyon, Michigan Info Snack

South Lyon is a city in Southwestern Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan, in Metro Detroit. The population was 11,327 at the 2010 census. The city is part of the South Lyon-Howell-Brighton Urban Area, which had a population of 106,139 according to the 2000 census. South Lyon is located in Oakland County's Lyon Township, near the Livingston County and Washtenaw County lines. The city is 19 miles (31 km) north of Ann Arbor, 45 miles (72 km) west of Detroit and 58 miles (93 km) east of Lansing.
Population
11,786
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
4.8%
Median Home
$178,400
Median Income
$67,327
Median Rent
$970

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Map Of South Lyon, MI

Population over time in South Lyon

Year Population % Change
2017 11,786 0.8%
2016 11,695 0.2%
2015 11,672 0.5%
2014 11,616 0.9%
2013 11,514 0.8%
2012 11,423 1.0%
2011 11,306 1.1%
2010 11,178 1.0%
2009 11,072 -
Crime/100k South Lyon MI USA
Violent Crime 101.7 449.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 93.2 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 338.9 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 50.8 316.6 376.0
Larceny 279.6 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 8.5 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in South Lyon

White
91.5% (10,781)
African American
0.1% (12)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.0% (351)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.7% (316)
Hispanic
2.8% (326)
Race South Lyon MI USA
White 91.5% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 0.1% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For South Lyon, Michigan

Less than $10,000
4.4% (51,895)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (52,847)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (106,885)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (111,646)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.8% (115,693)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (219,246)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (145,450)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (169,969)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.0% (129,262)
$200,000 or more
6.4% (75,700)
Income South Lyon MI USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.8% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.0% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.4% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in South Lyon

Female
53.9% (6,357)
Male
46.1% (5,429)
Gender South Lyon MI USA
Female 53.9% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Lyon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (117)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (589)
High School / GED
21.0% (2,475)
Some College
23.0% (2,710)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,060)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (3,300)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,296)
Professional Degree
1.0% (117)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (117)
Education South Lyon MI USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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