Port Byron, Illinois

Submit your own pictures of this village and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2017: 1,639 (59% urban, 41% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.8%
 
Males: 836  (51.0%)
Females: 803  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

42.2 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61278.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $68,851 (it was $47,768 in 2000)
Port Byron:

$68,851
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,090 (it was $24,363 in 2000)

Port Byron village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $175,544 (it was $101,000 in 2000)
Port Byron:

$175,544
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $148,451; detached houses: $148,663; townhouses or other attached units: $209,635; in 2-unit structures: $164,087; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $141,945; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $142,043; mobile homes: $48,007

Median gross rent in 2017: $707.

March 2019 cost of living index in Port Byron: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.9%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Port Byron, IL (2010)
    • 1,57795.7%White alone
    • 462.8%Hispanic
    • 181.1%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

Races in Port Byron detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Port Byron, Illinois as of September 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Port Byron is 413 to 1.


Crime rates in Port Byron by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(187.3)
1
(61.6)
2
(120.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(124.8)
3
(184.8)
5
(302.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(686.6)
10
(616.1)
15
(906.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)73.749.981.6

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Click on a table row to update graph
City-data.com crime index in Port Byron, IL

Crime rate in Port Byron detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Illinois average:

2.90
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Port Byron, IL forum
Recent posts about Port Byron, Illinois on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Port Byron is mentioned 11 times on our forum:
Port Byron Info?  (9 replies)
looking for a church - Quad Cities  (0 replies)
Working in Westport, Reverse Commute?  (22 replies)
Quad Cities Info  (19 replies)
What is it like living in Moline, IL  (25 replies)
Anything about Monmouth  (4 replies)

Latest news from Port Byron, IL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (22.1%), Irish (18.7%), American (14.8%), English (7.0%), Norwegian (4.0%), Belgian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/20/1877

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 2.31 square miles.

Population density: 709 people per square mile   (low).

Port Byron, Illinois map

34 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.9%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,248 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,016 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (14.3 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (111.6 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (137.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Le Claire, IA (1.4 miles ),
Rapids City, IL (1.6 miles ),
Princeton, IA (2.0 miles ),
Cordova, IL (2.0 miles ),
Hampton, IL (2.4 miles ),
Panorama Park, IA (2.8 miles),
Cleveland, IL (2.8 miles ),
Hillsdale, IL (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.62 N, Longitude: 90.33 W

Area code: 309

Distribution of median household income in Port Byron, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Port Byron, IL in 2017

Port Byron satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $166,500
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $159,100
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $196,900
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $214,300
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $263,200
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $188,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $312,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $312,300
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $312,300
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $319,800
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $350,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Port Byron, IL residents
Average permit cost in Port Byron, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +363 (+31.0%).
Most common industries in Port Byron, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Machinery (5.4%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Utilities (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Machinery (8.4%)
  • Utilities (7.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.5%)
  • Chemicals (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Port Byron, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)

Average climate in Port Byron, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Port Byron, Illinois average temperatures Port Byron, Illinois average precipitation Port Byron, Illinois humidity Port Byron, Illinois wind speed Port Byron, Illinois snowfall Port Byron, Illinois sunshine Port Byron, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.7. This is about average.

City:

77.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.202. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.202
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.00
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.503. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.503
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Port Byron-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the Port Byron village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/13/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.0 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Byron-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 254.4 miles away from Port Byron center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 232.7 miles away from Port Byron center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from Port Byron center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 285.4 miles away from Port Byron center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 254.0 miles away from Port Byron center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 240.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rock Island County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Port Byron topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Port Byron:

  • RIVERVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PLEASANT VALLEY, IA)
  • FAMILY CARE SOLUTIONS LC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)
  • BETTENDORF HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)
  • ASPEN REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • QUAD CITIES KIDNEY CENTER SILVIS, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • GENESIS VNA AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)
  • MERCY CONTINUING CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BETTENDORF, IA)

Amtrak stations near Port Byron:

  • 15 miles: DAVENPORT (BURLINGTON DEPOT, 304 WEST RIVER DR.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, taxi stand.
  • 15 miles: MOLINE (QUAD CITY AIRPORT, 2200 69TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Port Byron:

  • 5 miles: Quad Cities 1 and 2 in Cordova, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Byron:

  • Black Hawk College (about 12 miles; Moline, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,086)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 13 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 14 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Augustana College (about 14 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 15 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Ashford University (about 18 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • University of Iowa (about 63 miles; Iowa City, IA; FT enrollment: 24,735)

Public high school in Port Byron:

Public elementary/middle schools in Port Byron:

See full list of schools located in Port Byron

Library in Port Byron:

  • RIVER VALLEY DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $393,778; Location: 214 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 25,070 books; 5,750 e-books; 613 audio materials; 3,456 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 101 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear village borders

Notable locations in Port Byron: YWCA Girls Camp (A), Port Byron Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Port Byron include: Congregational Church (A), Messiah Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Port Byron Cemetery (1), Oak Grove Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Port Byron: Dorrance Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Bill Malarkey - Baseball player.

Rock Island County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Port Byron and their reported violations in the past:

FALCON FARMS (Population served: 475, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-23-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
MESSIAH LUTHERAN CHURCH (124149) (Address: 302 11TH ST N , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Port Byron that have no violations reported:

  • PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

72.6%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Port Byron (2011 data):

  • Port Byron State Bank: at 124 North Main Street, branch established on 1863/09/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $92.7 mil, Deposits: $81.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Port Byron Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Port Byron:

Marital status in Port Byron, IL
  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Port Byron:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Illinois average:

12.2

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Port Byron
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Port Byron, IL (based on Rock Island County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,44790
Catholic18,25814
Mainline Protestant16,29452
Other6,03712
Black Protestant3,5779
Orthodox4752
None84,458-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 23
This county:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Here:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Rock Island County:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 111
Rock Island County:

7.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.3%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.9%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rock Island County:

7.5%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Port Byron:

54.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Port Byron:

53.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Port Byron:

28.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Port Byron:

21.9%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Port Byron:

8.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.5%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

60.6%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Port Byron:

79.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Port Byron, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 2$7,067$42,4020$0
Sewerage 1$3,396$40,7520$0
Water Supply 1$3,069$36,8280$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$2,367
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$2,111
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$13,532$40,59611$4,478

Port Byron government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $305,000 ($186.09)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $298,000 ($181.82)
    Regular Highways: $173,000 ($105.55)
    Police Protection: $152,000 ($92.74)
    General - Other: $131,000 ($79.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $86,000 ($52.47)
    Water Utilities: $41,000 ($25.02)
    Sewerage: $40,000 ($24.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $10,000 ($6.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $689,000 ($420.38)
    Regular Highways: $246,000 ($150.09)
    Water Utilities: $53,000 ($32.34)
    Central Staff Services: $45,000 ($27.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $244,000 ($148.87)

Port Byron government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $209,000 ($127.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($36.61)
    Other: $16,000 ($9.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000 ($8.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $80,000 ($48.81)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($10.98)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($1.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $255,000 ($155.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $233,000 ($142.16)
    Highways: $47,000 ($28.68)
    Other: $46,000 ($28.07)
  • Tax - Property: $807,000 ($492.37)
    Public Utilities Sales: $101,000 ($61.62)
    Other License: $31,000 ($18.91)

Port Byron government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,065,000 ($649.79)

4.38% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.38%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Scott County, IA  1.19% ($37,325 average AGI)
from Henry County, IL  0.53% ($41,428)
from Cook County, IL  0.18% ($32,724)


5.52% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Scott County, IA  1.58% ($42,991 average AGI)
to Henry County, IL  0.62% ($46,668)
to Mercer County, IL  0.20% ($48,891)

Businesses in Port Byron, IL

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Port Byron:

  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1 kW; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WFXN (1230 AM; 1 kW; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJOC (1170 AM; 1 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Byron:

  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KORB (93.5 FM; BETTENDORF, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K276DE (103.1 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: POWER DU PREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: ST. AMBROSE COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Port Byron:

  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWKB (Channel 20; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF IOWA, L.L.C.)
  • KIIN (Channel 12; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

Port Byron fatal accident list:

Oct 23, 2004 11:18 PM, Sr-84, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 18, 1991 02:02 PM, Barbers Ck, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 17, 1989 05:28 PM, 84, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.2mTotal length
  • 14,900Total average daily traffic
  • 2,041Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,400Total future (year 2040) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Port Byron)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 41.593000 Lon: -90.329972, Call Sign: WQYH558,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.187 MHz, 469.187 MHz, 469.337 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2016, Expiration Date: 09/29/2026, Certifier: Dale R Klavon, Registrant: Midwest Wireless, 5915 N Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52806, Phone: (563) 386-7344, Fax: (563) 386-9011, Email:
  • Lat: 41.612333 Lon: -90.298472, Call Sign: WRAH818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.437 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/2017, Expiration Date: 11/21/2027, Certifier: Bruce Sutton, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ILPBYR01, 421 Cherry St (Lat: 41.607389 Lon: -90.329750), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 42 m, Call Sign: WRAA463,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/22/2017, Expiration Date: 09/22/2027, Certifier: Mike Denny, Registrant: Law Office Of Suzanne S. Goodwyn, 1234 Tottenham Court, Reston, VA 20194, Phone: (703) 444-8804, Fax: (703) 991-0629, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Port Byron)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-346 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8792M , Serial Number: M-575, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/21/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 06/23/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Earl J Newberry, 5730 230th St N, Port Byron, IL 61275, Other Owners: Guy W Newberry
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98171 , Serial Number: 28-26085, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/26/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 11/08/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Robert E Gipson, 24108 71st Ave N, Port Byron, IL 61275

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$170,3106$147,9551$42,760
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$126,9800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$159,1600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$131,6600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$69,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2003 2002

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Port Byron, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Port Byron, IL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 18. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 31 took place in 2002, and the least - 6 in 2010. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Port Byron, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (42.6%), and Structure Fires (33.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Port Byron, IL
    • 13342.6%Outside Fires
    • 10433.3%Structure Fires
    • 5116.3%Other
    • 247.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Port Byron, IL
Most common first names in Port Byron, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles2475.5 years
William2276.1 years
James2074.9 years
Robert1871.8 years
John1478.8 years
Ruth1375.4 years
Dorothy1274.0 years
Mary1275.1 years
George1177.3 years
Helen1084.6 years
Most common last names in Port Byron, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1874.4 years
Wells881.8 years
Wainwright885.2 years
Ashdown780.6 years
Wilson763.4 years
Smith672.5 years
Wildermuth673.5 years
Dailey667.7 years
Ziegler683.5 years
Graham681.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Port Byron, IL
  • 92.0%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Electricity
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Port Byron, IL
  • 53.1%Electricity
  • 46.9%Utility gas


Port Byron compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
There are 10 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Paul R. Riewerts (5)
  • Daniel M. Heim (3)
  • Kenneth W. Brown (3)
  • Thomas Nurnberg (3)
  • Polina Aronova (2)
  • Paul Reed Riewerts (2)
  • Miles R. Keaton (2)
  • Douglas J. Bollin (2)
  • James A. Bloome (2)
  • Ryan S. Herlyn (2)

Total of 31 patent applications in 2008-2020.