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Byron is a city in Peach County, in the Fort Valley metro area.

The community was named for the poet, Lord Byron.

The latitude of Byron is 32.653N. The longitude is -83.759W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 509 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,062.


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Median household income
Local
$45,691
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Byron demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Jackson
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 20. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 6.6 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Battle of Byron Festival - May 5, 2007
Dates often change. Check Byron web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Byron Depot
Municipal address:
PO Box 129
Byron, GA 31008

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Byron demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Peach County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Macon area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 31008 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

6% of Byron residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Byron ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Byron was $18,811, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

16% of Byron residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Byron, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $447.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $894.


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Libraries in Byron include Byron Public Library ... View libraries

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Politics

Peach County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Byron political report.

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The average commute time for Byron workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Byron include Best Western, Comfort Inn Byron, Days Inn Byron, Econo Lodge, Econo Lodge Byron, Holiday Inn, Passport Inn Byron, Super 8.

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