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Welcome to Lyons ...

Lyons is located in Morton County<1>.

Lyons is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Lyons lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Lyons and travel south, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Lyons is within the boundaries of the (701) area code.

Communities Also Named Lyons ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Lyons - they are located in Colorado, Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lyons.

Communities near Lyons ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lyons.

  • Bismarck [Burleigh County]
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    • Bismarck [Burleigh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Lyons
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 74,018 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bismarck have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bismarck
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bismarck<5>
  • Mandan [Morton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mandan
    • Mandan [Morton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Lyons
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,857 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mandan have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mandan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mandan<5>
  • Lincoln [Burleigh County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
    • Lincoln [Burleigh County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Lyons
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,873 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<5>
  • New Salem [Morton County]
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    • New Salem [Morton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Lyons
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,006 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Salem<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • On-a-Slant Village [Morton County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for On-a-Slant Village
      • On-a-Slant Village [Morton County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Lyons
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for On-a-Slant Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Twin City Estates [Morton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin City Estates
      • Twin City Estates [Morton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Lyons
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin City Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin City Estates
    • Double Ditch Indian Village [Burleigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Double Ditch Indian Village
      • Double Ditch Indian Village [Burleigh County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Lyons
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Double Ditch Indian Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Double Ditch Indian Village
    • Saint Anthony [Morton County]
    • Apple Valley [Burleigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apple Valley
      • Apple Valley [Burleigh County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the east of Lyons
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apple Valley
    • Almont [Morton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Almont
      • Almont [Morton County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the west of Lyons
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 121 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Almont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Almont<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lyons. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lyons.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lyons. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lyons.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lyons. See our Newspapers Page for Lyons.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lyons ...

Looking for more information about Lyons? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lyons, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lyons.

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About Morton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lyons. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Morton County: www.co.morton.nd.us/

The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Dakota's counties, including Morton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lyons - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lyons) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lyons. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LyonsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lyons. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8088, Longitude: -101.0561    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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