Burlington, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Burlington, Iowa Info Snack

Population
24,974
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
20.7%
Median Home
$93,200
Median Income
$47,540
Median Rent
$799

Burlington SnackAbility

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

Burlington, IA Crime Report

1,219
Total Crimes
4,832.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
95.10%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Burlington
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,219 4,832.1 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 234 927.6 266.6 366.7
Murder 2 7.9 1.9 5.0
Robbery 16 63.4 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 202 800.7 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 985 3,904.5 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 240 951.4 371.1 340.5
Larceny 671 2,659.8 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 74 293.3 163.0 219.9

Burlington, IA Cost Of Living

82
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Burlington Iowa National Average
Overall 82 90 100
Services 89 96 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 55 73 100
Transportation 90 101 100
Utilities 109 98 100

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
2019 24,974 -0.6%
2018 25,127 -0.8%
2017 25,330 -0.6%
2016 25,492 -0.2%
2015 25,537 -0.1%
2014 25,559 -0.2%
2013 25,619 -0.0%
2012 25,624 0.1%
2011 25,603 -0.0%
2010 25,604 -

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
84.0% (20,966)
African American
8.2% (2,037)
American Indian
0.3% (76)
Asian
0.6% (154)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.0% (753)
Hispanic
4.0% (988)
Race Burlington IA USA
White 84.0% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 8.2% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.0% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Burlington

Female
51.3% (12,823)
Male
48.7% (12,150)
Gender Burlington IA USA
Female 51.3% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (499)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,498)
High School / GED
35.0% (8,740)
Some College
25.0% (6,243)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (3,246)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (3,246)
Master's Degree
4.0% (998)
Professional Degree
1.0% (249)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (249)
Education Burlington IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Burlington, Iowa

Less than $10,000
8.9% (221,245)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (169,787)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (254,795)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (297,412)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (382,872)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (445,891)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (349,096)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.7% (267,489)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (52,137)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (56,671)
Income Burlington IA USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.7% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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