|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Burien is 51,073. Burien, Washington is the 781st largest city in the US.
Burien is located entirely in King County.
The peak population of Burien was in 2020, when its population was 52,004. In 2020, Burien was the 765th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 781st largest city in the US. Burien is currently 1.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Burien has grown 60.5% since the 2000. Burien, Washington is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 80% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Burien has a population density of 4,489.6 people per square mile.
|776||Hoffman Estates, Illinois||51,350||3.3%|
|779||Summerville, South Carolina||51,216||81.1%|
|782||Little Elm, Texas||51,042||1030.7%|
|786||Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio||50,810||2.8%|
The total voting age population of Burien, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 32,802. The voting age population is 50.8% male and 49.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.7% of the residents of Burien are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Burien are 54.8% White, 14.2% Other, 12.9% Asian, 8.3% Black, 7.7% Two or more races, 1.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.8% American Indian. Additionally, 23.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Burien, 12.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.1%. On a per-household basis, 8.9% of families are below the poverty line in Burien.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.0% of Burien residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.0% of Burien residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.7% have a bachelor's degree and 8.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Burien residents aged 5 and older, 36.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 18.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 11.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Burien is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Burien, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Burien is $67,402.
In Burien, 54.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.1% of housing units in Burien.
Of all the housing units in Burien, 7.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Burien, 6.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Burien is $1,268.
In Burien, 89.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.