|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Burlington is 58,818. Burlington, North Carolina is the 664th largest city in the US.
Parts of Burlington are located within Alamance County and Guilford County.
The current population of Burlington (58,818) is it's peak population.
Burlington has grown 28.0% since the 2000. Burlington, North Carolina is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Burlington has a population density of 1,985.1 people per square mile.
|660||North Miami, Florida||59,229||-0.8%|
|663||Carson City, Nevada||58,993||12.2%|
|664||Burlington, North Carolina||58,818||28.0%|
|665||Grand Forks, North Dakota||58,781||19.3%|
|667||Hempstead, New York||58,734||10.4%|
|668||Hoboken, New Jersey||58,690||51.6%|
The total voting age population of Burlington, North Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 36,720. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Burlington are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Burlington are 56.2% White, 27.9% Black, 10.2% Other, 3.3% Asian, 2.2% Two or more races, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 19.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Burlington, 20.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.0%. On a per-household basis, 16.4% of families are below the poverty line in Burlington.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.3% of Burlington residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.2% of Burlington residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.4% have a bachelor's degree and 7.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Burlington residents aged 5 and older, 20.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Burlington is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Burlington, 10.8% 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 $43,225.
In Burlington, 51.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.5% of housing units in Burlington.
Of all the housing units in Burlington, 6.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Burlington, 20.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 4,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Burlington is $816.
In Burlington, 75.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.