About South Lyon


<p>Located in the southwest corner of Oakland County, near the intersection of I-96 & US 23, South Lyon is a quaint city of about 17,408 people that is experiencing significant growth. Less than an hour from the state capital in Lansing, 19 miles north of Ann Arbor and about 45 miles west of Detroit South Lyon combines the best of small-town living with the convenience of nearby interstates, large nearby metro areas and an international airport. This 3.73-square-mile community was originally founded in 1832. At that time, it was known as Thompson's Corners. The surrounding township was named Lyon, after Lucious Lyon, who was a member of the state legislature. In time, what was once known as "Thompson's Corners" became known as South Lyon because of its relation to Lyon. Officially incorporated as a village in 1873 it became an incorporated city in 1930.</p>

Zoning for this Area

2% Commercial
25% Condominium
70% Residential
3% Vacant Land

Real Estate Statistics


Listing Information

Total Listings 64
Average Price $347,064
Highest Price $1,450,000
Lowest Price $49,900

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19 Properties Found. Page 1 of 2.
Photo of Listing #543281835
$275,000 2 Beds 3 Baths 1,890 Sf
861 Challenging Trl, South Lyon

MLS® # 543281835

The Charles Reinhart Company
Photo of Listing #2210045873
$230,000 3 Beds 2 Baths 2,034 Sf
237 Winchester St, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210045873

Preferred, Realtors® Ltd
Photo of Listing #2210044057
$209,900 3 Beds 2 Baths 1,659 Sf
1172 Fountain View Cir, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210044057

RE/MAX Classic
Photo of Listing #2210043863
$300,000 3 Beds 2 Baths 1,581 Sf
59608 Barkley Dr, Lyon Twp

MLS® # 2210043863

National Realty Centers, Inc
Photo of Listing #2210043716
$300,000 3 Beds 1 Baths 2,186 Sf
891 Eton Dr, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210043716

KW Realty Livingston
Photo of Listing #2210042020
$290,000 3 Beds 2 Baths 1,397 Sf
342 E Lake St, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210042020

Tremaine Real Living Real Estate
Photo of Listing #2210040434
$249,900 2 Beds 2 Baths 1,586 Sf
872 Challenging Trail S, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210040434

LawyersRealtyMI
Photo of Listing #2210039583
$255,000 3 Beds 1 Baths 1,789 Sf
55832 Pontiac Trail Crt, Lyon Twp

MLS® # 2210039583

Signature Sotheby's International Realty Nvl
Photo of Listing #2210036428
$235,900 4 Beds 2 Baths 1,550 Sf
705 E Lake St, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210036428

Team Hamilton Real Estate
Photo of Listing #2210035840
$299,999 3 Beds 2 Baths 1,639 Sf
30906 Bramley Cir, Lyon Twp

MLS® # 2210035840

Remerica Hometown One
Photo of Listing #2210034520
$289,900 4 Beds 2 Baths 2,413 Sf
61446 Roaring Brook Dr, South Lyon

MLS® # 2210034520

KW Metro
Photo of Listing #2210036385
$292,500 3 Beds 1 Baths 1,325 Sf
29825 Cobblestone Ln, Lyon Twp

MLS® # 2210036385

RE/MAX Classic

South Lyon Homes for Sale

Located in the southwest corner of Oakland County, near the intersection of I-96 & US 23 South Lyon is a quaint city of about 17,408 that is experiencing explosive growth.

Less than an hour from the state capital in Lansing, 19 miles north of Ann Arbor and about 45 miles west of Detroit South Lyon combines the best of small town living with the convenience of nearby interstates, large nearby metro areas and an international airport.

This 3.73-square-mile community was originally founded in 1832. During that time, it was known as Thompson’s Corners. The surrounding township was named Lyon, after Lucious Lyon, who was a member of the state legislature. In time, what was once known as “Thompson’s Corners” became known as South Lyon because of its relation to Lyon. Officially incorporated as a village in 1873 it became an incorporated city in 1930.

South Lyon Community

Known for its annual festivals, top-notch parks, great schools, and one-of-a-kind historically charming downtown, the City of South Lyon is one of SE Michigan's best-kept secrets for those looking for an unparalleled quality of life.

South Lyon Past Client Testimonials

 

South Lyon Schools

With roots that go back to its first one-room, log schoolhouse in 1883 school-aged children living in South Lyon are served by the South Lyon Community Schools system, which covers about 88-square-miles. The district currently consists of two high schools, two middle schools, seven elementary schools and an Early Childhood Center. All schools in the district are accredited by the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges and the district recently rated 1st in the Tri-County area in a Standard & Poors cost performance index. The district consistently ranks above both State and County averages on the annual MEAP assessments

Within this school district are several high performing schools, particularly:

  • Kent Lake Elementary School
  • Sayre Elementary School
  • Salem Elementary School
  • Dolsen Elementary School
  • Bartlett Elementary School
  • Brummer Elementary School
  • Hardy Elementary School
  • Centennial Middle School
  • Millennium Middle School
  • South Lyon High School
  • South Lyon East High School

Click Here To View a Map of the South Lyon School District.

South Lyon Parks & Rec

In addition to being conveniently close to all of the shopping and dining that Detroit and Ann Arbor have to offer, South Lyon has its own attractions right within its borders.

For instance, South Lyon’s McHattie Park is home to the Witch’s Hat Depot Museum and Historic Museum.

This site consists of six buildings:

  • Washburn School (c. 1907)
  • Queen Anne Depot (c 1909)
  • The Caboose (c. 1926)
  • The Little Village Chapel (c 1930)
  • The Freight House (c 1984)
  • The Gazebo (c. 1990).

It’s a great lesson in history for the entire family!

Plus, the McHattie Park and museum host a number of public events throughout the year, including Depot Days as well as Concerts in the Park.

Click Here To View a Map of South Lyon Area Parks.

In addition to the great parks and historic locations, South Lyon is known for their events and festivals including:

  • Lake Street Cruise In
  • Labor Day Bridge Walk
  • Concerts In The Park
  • Movies Under The Stars
  • Ladies Night Out
  • Depot Day
  • Blues Brews & Brats
  • Downtown Trick-or-Treat
  • Cool  Yule
  • Pumpkinfest

Pumpkinfest, considered one of the largest annual festivals in the area,  takes place during the first weekend in October and features children’s activities, rides, games, concessions, live entertainment, a dog show a Great Pumpkin & Fun Veggies contest, and so much more!

It’s a must-see event for anyone living in and around the South Lyon area!

 

South Lyon Shopping

Open on Saturdays from May 2nd-October 24th the South Lyon Farmers Market is a great opportunity to get fresh, locally grown food that not only supports your family's health but also helps support the local farmers and the community.

South Lyon Employment

Top Employers in the South Lyon area are:

  1. South Lyon Schools
  2. Michigan Seamless Tube
  3. South Lyon Hotel
  4. Sun Steel Treating
  5. Busch's

Median Household Income: $72,716+

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