Byron, Ohio

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Location of Byron, Ohio

Byron is a small unincorporated community in southeastern Bath Township, Greene County, Ohio, United States. It sits at the intersection of Byron and Dayton-Yellow Springs Road, between Fairborn and Yellow Springs.[1] Byron is located at 39°47′10″N 83°58′51″W / 39.78611°N 83.98083°W / 39.78611; -83.98083 (39.7861705, -83.9807661), at an elevation of 915 feet (279 m).[2]

The community is part of the Dayton Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Byron, originally known as Tylersville, was platted in 1841 on the road running between Yellow Springs and Dayton.[3]

Further reading[edit]

  • Poole, Mary Parker; The Fairborn Story; Miami Valley Publishing Co., 1957

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wright-Patterson Air Force Base AirCraft Crash Grid Map, US Government Printing Office 1985 - 560-720, Byron X17,Y29
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Byron, Ohio
  3. ^ Broadstone, Michael A. (1918). History of Greene County, Ohio: Its People, Industries and Institutions, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen. p. 287. 

Coordinates: 39°47′10″N 83°58′51″W / 39.78611°N 83.98083°W / 39.78611; -83.98083