|• Total||8.79 sq mi (22.77 km2)|
|• Land||8.77 sq mi (22.70 km2)|
|• Water||0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)|
|Elevation||509 ft (155 m)|
|• Density||650.47/sq mi (251.15/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0354930|
Byron is home to the Middle Georgia Raceway. The racetrack was host to the Atlanta International Pop Festival in 1970. The festival was the largest gathering in Georgia history until the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.
Byron is 90 miles south of Atlanta, 16 miles south of Macon and 10 miles from the Peach County seat of Fort Valley.
References[change | change source]
- "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 18, 2021.
- "QuickFacts: Byron city, Georgia". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 18, 2023.
- "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.