Overview of Byron Center
Byron Center, MI, is a town rich in Dutch and German culture. The town's local historical society features a genealogy research room to help you trace your family history and records. Antique road shows are also featured at the historical society for residents to explore antique artifacts from all over. With a population of approximately 5,800, more than 35 percent of the population age 25 and older holds a bachelor's degree. Situated just outside of Grand Rapids, the location of this small town is perfectly accessible. Lower than average cost of living makes Byron Center apartments for rent a bargain!
Living in Byron Center, MI
Byron Center is 12 miles southwest of Grand Rapids, where education opportunities and healthcare services opportunities are plentiful. Davenport University, Grand Rapids Community College and Calvin College are located in Grand Rapids while Western Michigan University, Grand Rapids, is also in town. WMU's main campus is in Kalamazoo, which is 37 miles away. Healthcare employment opportunities perfectly suit professionals who are searching for a Byron Center rental at nearby Saint Mary's Health Care in Grand Rapids and Zeeland Community Hospital in Zeeland.
Byron Center Attractions and Events
Byron Center boasts two golf courses located right in town, Railside Golf Club and Ironwood Golf Course, and leaves locals with no excuse to not get out on the green. Enjoy a day trip for shopping in Grand Rapids or spend time with nature at the Huron-Manistee National Forest, less than an hour away from Byron Center. For fun in the sun, head over to Holland, MI, where Lake Macatawa sits and runs into the blue waters of Lake Michigan.
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