Burlington, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Burlington, Iowa Info Snack

Population
24,858
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$94,000
Median Income
$46,707
Median Rent
$826

Burlington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Burlington, IA Crime Report

983
Total Crimes
3,992.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
70.18%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Burlington
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 983 3,992.4 2,001.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 121 491.4 303.5 387.8
Murder 1 4.1 3.5 6.5
Robbery 16 65.0 29.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 82 333.0 229.4 279.7
Property Crime 862 3,500.9 1,698.2 1,958.2
Burglary 142 576.7 371.1 314.2
Larceny 634 2,574.9 1,130.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 86 349.3 197.1 246.0

Burlington, IA Cost Of Living

83
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Burlington Iowa National Average
Overall 83 92 100
Services 89 95 100
Groceries 97 95 100
Health 99 102 100
Housing 53 74 100
Transportation 96 100 100
Utilities 109 99 100

Burlington, IA Photos

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Rankings for Burlington in Iowa

Map Of Burlington, IA

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Population over time in Burlington

Year Population % Change
2020 24,858 -1.1%
2019 25,127 -0.8%
2018 25,330 -0.6%
2017 25,492 -0.2%
2016 25,537 -0.1%
2015 25,559 -0.2%
2014 25,619 -0.0%
2013 25,624 0.1%
2012 25,603 -0.0%
2011 25,604 -

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
83.0% (20,639)
African American
8.3% (2,052)
American Indian
0.2% (41)
Asian
1.1% (271)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (816)
Hispanic
4.2% (1,037)
Race Burlington IA USA
White 83.0% 85.0% 60.1%
African American 8.3% 3.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 1.1% 2.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.2% 6.2% 18.2%

Gender in Burlington

Female
51.8% (12,878)
Male
48.2% (11,980)
Gender Burlington IA USA
Female 51.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,740)
High School / GED
34.0% (8,451)
Some College
27.0% (6,711)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (3,231)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,982)
Master's Degree
4.0% (994)
Professional Degree
2.0% (497)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (248)
Education Burlington IA USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 1.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Burlington, Iowa

Less than $10,000
7.9% (196,023)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (176,981)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (262,559)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (308,708)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (377,260)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (466,423)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (259,870)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (260,767)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (85,130)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (92,074)
Income Burlington IA USA
Less than $10,000 7.9% 5.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 14.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 15.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 5.0% 8.3%

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