Byron Information

Byron Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Byron, IL

General Byron Information

State: Illinois

County: Ogle County

Close cities: Chana, IL, Seward, IL, Davis Junction, IL, Winnebago, IL, Oregon, IL, Rockford, IL, Leaf River, IL, Stillman Valley, IL

Byron Population (census data)
Total 3,790 (+28.0% since 2000)
Male 1,777 (46.9%)
Female 2,013 (53.1%)

Population Density: 1,532 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.0 (US Avg is 100)

Byron Elevation: 729 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1879

Land Area: 2.47 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,239

Zip Codes: 61010.

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Byron Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.0%)
  • Irish (18.8%)
  • English (10.1%)
  • Italian (6.3%)
  • French (6.2%)
  • Swedish (6.0%)
Foriegn Born: 59 people (1.6%)
  • Europe (45.0%)
  • Latin America (40.0%)
  • Asia (15.0%)

Byron School Information

High Schools
Byron High School 9-12 (696 N Colfax Street, Byron, IL, 61010 - Byron Community Unit School District 226 District)
Middle Schools
Byron Middle School (325 N Colfax Street, Byron, IL, 61010 - Byron Community Unit School District 226 District)
Elementary Schools
Mary Morgan Elementary School (420 N Colfax Street, Byron, IL, 61010 - Byron Community Unit School District 226 District)

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