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Lyons Jobs Overview

83,605
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
11k
Population

Lyons has the 2472nd largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 0.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Lyons is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Lyons is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Lyons is $165,700, which is below the national average. 16% of workers in Lyons hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 82% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lyons. 62% of Lyons workers drive to work alone, 17% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Lyons spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.