ComPortOne Community Information

Illinois 61010

2000 statistics from census records & village officials

Town - Byron   2917   County - Ogle 51,032

Location - 15 miles S of Rockford; 90 mile W of Chicago

5 Top Employers - product or service - # of employees
Commonwealth Edison
Quality Metal
Byron School District
Neighbors Nursing Home
Nuclear plant
Metal finishing
Truck heaters
Nursing care

Utilities Suppliers
Gas - Northern Illinois Gas
Electric - Commonwealth Edison
Local Telephone - Verizon

Political Representatives:
Representative District # 70 - David A. Wirsing
Senate District # 35 - J. Bradley Burzynski
Congressional District # 16 - Don Manzullo

Nearest Hospitals - 15 miles north
3 hospitals in Rockford
Medical Clinic located in Byron

# Doctors in community 5
# Dentists in community 2

1 Elementary Schools / # of students 498
1 Secondary (middle or jr high) / # of students 235
1 High School / # of students 303

Higher Education
Rock Valley Community College - Rockford - 15 miles
Northern Illinois University - Dekalb - 40 miles

Fire Department # of employees 10 full-time - 30 volunteers

Police Department # of employees 4 full-time

    Other Area Infomation & Related Websites

Other Byron Area Websites

Byron, Illinois Website
Byron Chamber of Commerce
Byron Fire Department
Ogle County Statistical Info

Information on ComPortOne

City of Byron Officials
Ogle County Board Officials

Communities in Northern Illinois
ComPortOne Government Page
ComPortOne Welcome Page

Other Related Websites

Rock Valley College
Northern Illinois University
ComEd Electric Co
Verizon Communications
NICOR Gas Distribution
Commonwealth Edison
Kysor / Westran
SwedishAmerican Health System
Rockford Health System
OSF Medical Center
Congressman Don Manzullo

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