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The City of Byron had a population of 3,631 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Byron is located at latitude 42.127 and longitude -89.2557 in Ogle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Byron 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.
|Total Population||3,631 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,544 (97.6%)|
|Population in Families||2,877 (79.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||87 ( 2.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$56,727|
|Average Household Income||$72,151|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,366|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,513 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||945 (62.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||463 (30.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||105 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,230|
|Average Home Value||$148,704|
|Housing Affordability Index3||223|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.64%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.3%|
The table below compares Byron to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 396||71st|
|Population Density||# 887||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 704||49th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 604||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 769||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 593||57th|
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