Byron, Georgia Population 2020

5,188

Byron is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 5,188, it is the 130th largest city in Georgia and the 4648th largest city in the United States. Byron is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 14.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,512 in 2010. Byron reached it's highest population of 5,188 in 2018. Spanning over 9 miles, Byron has a population density of 592 people per square mile.

The average household income in Byron is $64,902 with a poverty rate of 15.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $744 per month, and the median house value is $161,500. The median age in Byron is 41.2 years, 39.6 years for males, and 43.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.4 males.

Byron Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Byron was:

  • White: 66.82%
  • Black or African American: 26.47%
  • Asian: 3.76%
  • Other race: 1.55%
  • Two or more races: 0.80%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Byron, Georgia is 5,188, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,188.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,512.

Byron, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,41366.82%
Black or African American1,35226.47%
Asian1923.76%
Some Other Race791.55%
Two or More Races410.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander310.61%

Byron Population Pyramid 2020

Byron Median Age

41.2


Total

39.6


Male

43.4


Female

Byron Adults

There are 3,921 adults, (969 of whom are seniors) in Byron.

Byron Age Dependency

73

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Byron Sex Ratio

Female

2,848

55.76%

Male

2,260

44.24%

Byron Households and Families

Byron Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Byron Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.3%12.7%
All60.3%39.7%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female9.7%90.3%

60.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2672.2560.3
Married9182.8187.3
Non Family6811.2658.3
Female5542.319.7
Male1143.46100

2.65

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Byron Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade310.84%
9th to 12th Grade3258.84%
High School Graduate91424.87%
Some College1,24733.93%
Associates Degree37610.23%
Bachelors Degree40010.88%
Graduate Degree38210.39%

Byron Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3592,236492
Black1,021819203
Hispanic15212113
Asian11211274
Other Race424213
Islander3131

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,820$63,362$26,429
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,410$31,397$25,192
Some College$30,212$62,961$20,227
Bachelors Degree$60,250$92,411$40,690
Graduate Degree$73,990$93,233$62,841

$35,820

Average Earnings

$63,362

Average Male

$26,429

Average Female

Byron Language

Byron Language by Age

Byron Language

91.60% of Byron residents speak only English, while 8.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.99% of the population.

Byron Poverty

Byron Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,27144613.63%
Black1,35226519.60%
Hispanic2216328.51%

15.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.31%

Male Poverty Rate

15.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Byron

The race most likely to be in poverty in Byron is Hispanic, with 28.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Byron is White, with 13.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.28%
Some College15.83%
Bachelors or Greater10.74%
High School4.05%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed21.84%
Male Employed1.81%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Byron Income

Byron Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,901$64,902
Families$61,111$74,404
Married Families$79,815-
Non Families$28,154$40,478

Byron Marital Status

Byron Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Byron Married by Age and Sex

Byron Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Byron Marital Status by Race

Byron Veterans

349

Number of Veterans

320

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam173
Second Gulf War98
Korea86
First Gulf War53
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74139
75+86
35 to 5456
18 to 3442
55 to 6426
Name Veterans % of Total
White25910.15%
Black907.98%

$Byron Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Byron Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Byron Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.37%

Born in Georgia

93.85%

Native Born

6.15%

Foreign Born

2.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.85% of Byron residents were born in the United States, with 66.37% having been born in Georgia. 2.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,1880.00%
20195,1880.00%
20185,188711.39%
20175,1170.00%
20165,117-23-0.45%
20155,1401653.32%
20144,9751693.52%
20134,806631.33%
20124,743891.91%
20114,654711.55%
20104,5831,6964.73%
20002,8870.00%