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Byromville, Georgia
Byromville city limit on GA90
Byromville city limit on GA90
Location in Dooly County and the state of Georgia
Location in Dooly County and the state of Georgia
Country United States
State Georgia
County Dooly
Area
 • Total 0.36 sq mi (0.94 km2)
 • Land 0.36 sq mi (0.94 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
381 ft (116 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 546
 • Estimate 
(2019)
500
 • Density 1,381.22/sq mi (533.38/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
31007
Area code(s) 478
FIPS code 13-12232
GNIS feature ID 0354929

Byromville is a town in Dooly County, Georgia, United States. The population was 546 at the 2010 census, up from 415 in 2000.

Geography

Byromville is located in northwestern Dooly County at 32°12′5″N 83°54′29″W / 32.20139°N 83.90806°W / 32.20139; -83.90806 (32.201496, -83.908028). Georgia State Route 90 passes through the center of town, leading southeast 11 miles (18 km) to Vienna, the county seat, and northwest 10 miles (16 km) to Montezuma. SR 230 leads northeast from Byromville 12 miles (19 km) to Unadilla and southwest 10 miles (16 km) to SR 27 at Drayton.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.94 square kilometres (0.36 sq mi), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 300
1920 414 38.0%
1930 315 −23.9%
1940 275 −12.7%
1950 288 4.7%
1960 349 21.2%
1970 419 20.1%
1980 567 35.3%
1990 452 −20.3%
2000 415 −8.2%
2010 546 31.6%
2019 (est.) 500 −8.4%
U.S. Decennial Census
Station Byromville Georgia LOC fsa 8a03451
Byromville train station circa 1939

As of the census of 2000, there were 415 people, 128 households, and 92 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,153.7 people per square mile (445.1/km2). There were 150 housing units at an average density of 417.0 per square mile (160.9/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 42.65% White, 51.57% African American, 0.48% Native American, 0.96% Asian, 3.61% from other races, and 0.72% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.30% of the population.

There were 128 households, out of which 32.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.3% were married couples living together, 24.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.1% were non-families. 25.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.54 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the town, the population was spread out, with 19.3% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 22.7% from 25 to 44, 20.0% from 45 to 64, and 30.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females, there were 77.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 73.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $21,765, and the median income for a family was $23,333. Males had a median income of $22,083 versus $19,531 for females. The per capita income for the town was $9,362. About 25.7% of families and 27.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 30.3% of those under age 18 and 26.7% of those age 65 or over.

Town Facts

Byromville is host to the annual Turkey Creek Festival.

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