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Welcome to Lyons ...

Lyons is located in Berks County<1>.

The location of Lyons has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lyons has a population of 479 people<3> (see below for details).

Lyons is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Lyons lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lyons had an population of 479 people. This is an increase of 0.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lyons had a population of 478 people. This makes Lyons the county's 25th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 478 people, the population of Lyons decreased 5.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 504 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lyons.

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, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, 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.

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyons
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<6>
  • Reading [Berks County]
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    • Reading [Berks County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Lyons
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reading
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reading<6>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Lyons
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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    • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Lyons
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phoenixville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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      • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyons
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<6>
    • Wyomissing [Berks County]
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      • Wyomissing [Berks County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Lyons
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,635 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyomissing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyomissing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyomissing<6>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Lyons
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<6>
    • Souderton [Montgomery County]
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      • Souderton [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Lyons
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,082 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Souderton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Souderton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Souderton<6>
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyons
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<6>

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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lyons, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Lyons.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Berks County

About Pennsylvania

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 Berks County: www.co.berks.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Berks, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lyons.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lyons - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lyons

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lyons. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3990, Longitude: -75.6124       In this case, the coordinates for Lyons have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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