Lyndon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 11,372 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lyndon is the 36th largest community in Kentucky.
Lyndon real estate is some of the most expensive in Kentucky, although Lyndon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lyndon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lyndon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lyndon who work in sales jobs (17.89%), office and administrative support (9.13%), and food service (8.92%).
The education level of Lyndon citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.98% of adults in Lyndon have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lyndon in 2010 was $29,057, which is wealthy relative to Kentucky, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,228 for a family of four. However, Lyndon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lyndon is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lyndon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lyndon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lyndon include English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lyndon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.