South Lyon Information

South Lyon Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of South Lyon, MI

General South Lyon Information

State: Michigan

County: Oakland County

Close cities: Plymouth, MI, Salem, MI, New Hudson, MI, Whitmore Lake, MI, Northville, MI, Newport, MI, Brighton, MI, South Lyon, MI

South Lyon Population (census data)
Total 10,996 (+9.8% since 2000)
Male 5,243 (47.7%)
Female 5,753 (52.3%)

Population Density: 3,241 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.0 (US Avg is 100)

South Lyon Elevation: 919 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.39 square miles

Median Household Income: $57,342

Zip Codes: 48178.

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South Lyon Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (25.4%)
  • Irish (15.2%)
  • English (14.2%)
  • Polish (10.5%)
  • Italian (6.6%)
  • French (5.9%)
Foriegn Born: 374 people (3.4%)
  • Europe (58.8%)
  • North America (26.5%)
  • Asia (14.7%)

Local South Lyon Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Detroit Tigers
NFL Football: Detroit Lions, Cleveland Browns
NBA Basketball: Detroit Pistons
NHL Hockey: Detroit Red Wings
NCAA Sports: University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University

South Lyon School Information

High Schools
South Lyon Adult And Alternative High School (1000 N Lafayette, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
South Lyon East High School (52000 W 10 Mile Road, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
South Lyon High School (1000 N Lafayette Street, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
Middle Schools
Centennial Middle School (62500 W 9 Mile Road, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
Millennium Middle School (61526 W 9 Mile Road, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Kent Lake Elementary School (30181 Kent Lake Road, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
Sayre Elementary School (23000 Valerie Street, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
Sharon J. Hardy Elementary School (24650 Collingswood Drive, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
William A. Brummer Elementary School (9919 N Rushton Road, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Frank E. Bartlett School (350 School Street, South Lyon, MI, 48178 - South Lyon Community Schools District)

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