Burlington, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
27,650
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
3.8%
Median Home
$533,800
Median Income
$118,721
Median Rent
$1,960

Burlington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
5

Burlington, MA Crime Report

496
Total Crimes
1,705.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.14%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Burlington
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 496 1,705.5 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 45 154.7 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 3 10.3 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 103.2 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 451 1,550.8 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 15 51.6 179.0 340.5
Larceny 424 1,457.9 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 41.3 89.0 219.9

Burlington, MA Cost Of Living

150
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Burlington Massachusetts National Average
Overall 150 131 100
Services 130 122 100
Groceries 108 109 100
Health 118 121 100
Housing 220 165 100
Transportation 111 107 100
Utilities 115 114 100

Rankings for Burlington in Massachusetts

Map Of Burlington, MA

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Population over time in Burlington

Year Population % Change
2019 27,650 2.2%
2018 27,059 3.7%
2017 26,103 1.6%
2016 25,698 0.9%
2015 25,467 1.1%
2014 25,190 1.3%
2013 24,875 1.2%
2012 24,575 1.5%
2011 24,207 1.2%
2010 23,926 -

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
71.5% (19,772)
African American
4.5% (1,250)
American Indian
0.2% (48)
Asian
16.8% (4,636)
Hawaiian
0.2% (54)
Other
0.2% (59)
Two Or More
3.6% (986)
Hispanic
3.1% (845)
Race Burlington MA USA
White 71.5% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 4.5% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 16.8% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Burlington

Female
52.3% (14,457)
Male
47.7% (13,192)
Gender Burlington MA USA
Female 52.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (552)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (553)
High School / GED
20.0% (5,530)
Some College
12.0% (3,318)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,935)
Bachelor's Degree
33.0% (9,124)
Master's Degree
18.0% (4,977)
Professional Degree
2.0% (553)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (1,106)
Education Burlington MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 33.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Burlington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.3% (91,235)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (32,900)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.0% (110,035)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (124,689)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.0% (221,454)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.5% (291,678)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (290,019)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.1% (611,556)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.6% (348,908)
$200,000 or more
23.2% (642,521)
Income Burlington MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.0% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.0% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.5% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.1% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.6% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 23.2% 13.2% 7.7%

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