Lyons, South Dakota

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Lyons, South Dakota
unincorporated community
Coordinates: 43°43′4″N 96°49′46″W / 43.71778°N 96.82944°W / 43.71778; -96.82944Coordinates: 43°43′4″N 96°49′46″W / 43.71778°N 96.82944°W / 43.71778; -96.82944
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Minnehaha
Area
 • Total 35.8 sq mi (92.8 km2)
 • Land 35.8 sq mi (92.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,617 ft (493 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 629
 • Density 17.6/sq mi (6.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 57041
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-39780[1]
GNIS feature ID 1267940[2]

Lyons is an unincorporated community in Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States. Although not tracked by the Census Bureau, Lyons has been assigned the ZIP code of 57041.

Lyons was laid out in 1886, and named after Lyons Township.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 49.