Byron is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 5,191 people and just one neighborhood, Byron is the 147th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
Byron is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.92% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Byron is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Byron who work in office and administrative support (15.61%), healthcare (13.65%) and sales jobs (7.56%).
Also of interest is that Byron has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Byron is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Byron really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Byron perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.