Burlington, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
28,077
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
4.2%
Median Home
$588,600
Median Income
$121,433
Median Rent
$2,016

Burlington SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
5

Burlington, MA Crime Report

284
Total Crimes
980.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.20%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Burlington
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 284 980.7 1,362.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 44 151.9 308.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 6.5
Robbery 3 10.4 43.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 29 100.1 235.9 279.7
Property Crime 240 828.7 1,053.2 1,958.2
Burglary 19 65.6 149.7 314.2
Larceny 210 725.1 804.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 11 38.0 99.2 246.0

Burlington, MA Cost Of Living

149
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Burlington Massachusetts National Average
Overall 149 132 100
Services 128 119 100
Groceries 114 112 100
Health 120 123 100
Housing 218 164 100
Transportation 111 109 100
Utilities 124 116 100

Rankings for Burlington in Massachusetts

Map Of Burlington, MA

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Population over time in Burlington

Year Population % Change
2020 28,077 3.8%
2019 27,059 3.7%
2018 26,103 1.6%
2017 25,698 0.9%
2016 25,467 1.1%
2015 25,190 1.3%
2014 24,875 1.2%
2013 24,575 1.5%
2012 24,207 1.2%
2011 23,926 -

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
74.8% (20,994)
African American
2.4% (684)
American Indian
0.2% (53)
Asian
16.3% (4,587)
Hawaiian
0.3% (95)
Other
0.3% (84)
Two Or More
4.1% (1,162)
Hispanic
1.5% (418)
Race Burlington MA USA
White 74.8% 70.8% 60.1%
African American 2.4% 6.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 16.3% 6.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.8% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.5% 12.0% 18.2%

Gender in Burlington

Female
51.5% (14,454)
Male
48.5% (13,623)
Gender Burlington MA USA
Female 51.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (561)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (561)
High School / GED
19.0% (5,334)
Some College
12.0% (3,369)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,684)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (9,826)
Master's Degree
19.0% (5,334)
Professional Degree
2.0% (561)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (842)
Education Burlington MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Burlington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.4% (95,131)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (50,208)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.1% (87,732)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (165,158)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.3% (204,796)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.3% (288,301)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (277,466)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.3% (569,731)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.2% (369,691)
$200,000 or more
24.9% (699,480)
Income Burlington MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.1% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 6.4% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.3% 9.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.3% 13.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 12.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.3% 18.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.2% 10.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 24.9% 14.3% 8.3%

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