The City of Byron had a population of 3,620 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Byron: Bloomingville, Fairview.
|Population in Households||3,533|
|Population in Familes||2,888|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||87|
|Median Household Income||$62,955|
|Average Household Income||$74,886|
|Per Capita Income||$29,599|
|Total Housing Units||1,474 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||977 (66.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||425 (28.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||72 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$157,359|
|Average Home Value||$171,830|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.35%|
|Per Capita Income||3.09%|
The table below compares Byron to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 398||71st|
|Population Density||# 734||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 599||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 414||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 533||61st|
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