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Demographics

People

Total Population5,191
Male Share of the Population50.5%
Female Share of the Population49.5%
Senior Citizens7.2%
Employed Population 16+2,848
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married63.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.7%
Median Earnings25+$48,931
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,181
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,241

Wealth

Median Family Income$88,542
% Above Poverty Level97%
% Below Poverty Level3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.9%

Housing

People Living Alone13.3%
Median Gross Rent$875
Median House Value$179,300

Ancestry

German43.2%
Norwegian29%
Irish15%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.2%
English4.3%
Swedish3.3%
Czech2.6%
Polish2.6%
Dutch1.9%
French Except Basque1.8%
Scottish1.4%
Italian1.3%
Belgian0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Russian0.5%
Finnish0.4%
Slovak0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
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Byron Almanac

CategoryValue
County Olmsted County
Standard Zip Codes55920
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.03
Approximate Longitude-92.64

Byron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationROCHESTER MUNICIPAL AP
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp4 to 20 F
Apr Temp35 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 80 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip31.4 inches
StationGRAND MEADOW
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp3 to 21 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationOWATONNA
Distance29.6 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip31.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dodge Center2,699$61,745
Kasson6,143$73,783
Mantorville1,098$89,063
Oronoco1,532$124,063
Pine Island3,314$81,563
Rochester111,396$83,609

Byron Public Schools

Byron Elementary
501 10th Ave Ne
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-6620
Primary
Total Enrollment 768
Byron Middle School
601 4th St Nw
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-2189
Middle
Total Enrollment 610
Byron Senior High School
1887 2nd Ave Nw
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-2301
High
Total Enrollment 535
Transition 2 Success
221 2nd Ave Sw
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-2108
High
Total Enrollment 19
Zumbro Area Learning Center
630 1st Ave Nw
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-2083
Other
Total Enrollment 84
Zumbro Ed. Dist. Futures/choice
221 2nd Ave Sw
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-2108
Other
Total Enrollment 23
Zumbro Education District
801 Frontage Rd Nw
ZIP: 55920
(507) 775-2037
Primary
Total Enrollment 34
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