The Byron Center Census Designated Place had a population of 6,843 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Byron Center is located at latitude 42.8123 and longitude -85.7228 in Kent County. The formal boundaries for the Byron Center Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Kent County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 748 feet.
The Byron Center Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393359) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||6,843 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,838 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||6,184 (90.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||5 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$87,639|
|Average Household Income||$119,340|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$41,424|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,445 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,126 (87.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||288 (11.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$260,616|
|Average Home Value||$303,796|
|Housing Affordability Index3||178|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.05%|
|Per Capita Income||2.93%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.4%|
The table below compares Byron Center to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan 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||# 144||79th|
|Population Density||# 246||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 33||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 163||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 76||89th|
|Diversity Index||# 387||44th|
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