The county of Lyon is located in Nevada and was founded in 1861. There are 52,585 residents in Lyon who have access to courthouses in Fernley, Yerington. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Nevada is part of the 9th federal circuit court as well.
There are 19,368 residents in Fernley, which is 128.6 square miles and 4,160ft above sea level.
There are 3,048 residents in Yerington, which is 8.5 square miles and 4,390ft above sea level.