The City of Byron had a population of 3,724 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Byron is located at latitude 42.1271 and longitude -89.2627 in Ogle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Byron (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ogle County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 728 feet.
The City of Byron (GNIS ID: 2393487) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Byron population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Byron: Bloomingville, Fairview.
|Population in Households||3,637|
|Population in Familes||2,963|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||87|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,523 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||965 (63.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||475 (31.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||83 ( 5.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,050|
|Average Home Value||$164,471|
|Median Household Income||$55,873|
|Average Household Income||$70,983|
|Per Capita Income||$28,025|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.68%|
The table below compares Byron to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 395||71st|
|Population Density1||# 729||47th|
|Diversity Index2||# 601||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 538||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 482||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.