Lyons is a tiny village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 793 people and just one neighborhood, Lyons is the 509th largest community in Michigan. Lyons has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Lyons, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.76% of Lyons’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Lyons is a village of service providers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lyons who work in food service (12.43%), office and administrative support (9.17%) and teaching (5.92%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lyons is worth considering.
In Lyons, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.33 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Lyons is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.