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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Burlington is 2,641. Burlington, Kansas is the 6,657th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Burlington was in 2000, when its population was 2,779. In 2000, Burlington was the 6,138th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,657th largest city in the US. Burlington is currently 5.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Burlington has shrunk 4.9% since the year 2000. Burlington, Kansas's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6651||Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico||2,648||0.0%|
|6661||Tularosa, New Mexico||2,637||-11.7%|
|6663||West Newton, Pennsylvania||2,636||-14.2%|
The total voting age population of Burlington, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,935. The voting age population is 50.1% male and 49.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.1% of the residents of Burlington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Burlington are 92.5% White, 6.4% Two or more races, 0.7% Black, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Burlington, 16.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.5%. On a per-household basis, 12.9% of families are below the poverty line in Burlington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.2% of Burlington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.2% of Burlington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Burlington residents aged 5 and older, 0.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Burlington is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Burlington, 25.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Burlington is $48,971.
In Burlington, 61.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.4% of housing units in Burlington.
Of all the housing units in Burlington, 29.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Burlington, 12.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 160 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Burlington is $644.
In Burlington, 82.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.