|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Burgaw is 3,071. Burgaw, North Carolina is the 6,182nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Burgaw was in 2010, when its population was 3,872. In 2010, Burgaw was the 5,374th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,182nd largest city in the US. Burgaw is currently 20.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Burgaw has shrunk 11.2% since the year 2000. Burgaw, North Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6177||National Park, New Jersey||3,074||-3.9%|
|6180||Piney Point Village, Texas||3,072||-9.3%|
|6182||Burgaw, North Carolina||3,071||-11.2%|
|6183||Lake City, Georgia||3,071||6.5%|
|6185||Saluda, South Carolina||3,069||-0.3%|
|6187||Wildwood Crest, New Jersey||3,069||-22.7%|
The total voting age population of Burgaw, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,310. The voting age population is 59.9% male and 40.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Burgaw are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Burgaw are 48.6% White, 40.7% Black, 6.8% Other, 3.1% Two or more races, 0.6% American Indian and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 8.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Burgaw, 21.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.8%. On a per-household basis, 17.2% of families are below the poverty line in Burgaw.
Among those aged 16 and older, 32.0% of Burgaw residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.2% of Burgaw residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.0% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Burgaw residents aged 5 and older, 7.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Burgaw is 6.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Burgaw, 18.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Burgaw is $37,616.
In Burgaw, 49.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.2% of housing units in Burgaw.
Of all the housing units in Burgaw, 9.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Burgaw, 17.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 250 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Burgaw is $779.
In Burgaw, 63.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.