Burlington, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
53,063
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
20.3%
Median Home
$134,100
Median Income
$43,225
Median Rent
$816

Burlington SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Burlington, NC Crime Report

2,950
Total Crimes
5,452.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
120.13%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Burlington
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,950 5,452.1 2,729.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 460 850.2 371.8 366.7
Murder 10 18.5 6.0 5.0
Robbery 66 122.0 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 342 632.1 262.4 250.2
Property Crime 2,490 4,601.9 2,357.3 2,109.9
Burglary 534 986.9 519.1 340.5
Larceny 1,815 3,354.4 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 141 260.6 172.2 219.9

Burlington, NC Cost Of Living

90
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Burlington North Carolina National Average
Overall 90 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 110 108 100
Housing 71 85 100
Transportation 89 94 100
Utilities 96 98 100

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Rankings for Burlington in North Carolina

Map Of Burlington, NC

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Population over time in Burlington

Year Population % Change
2019 53,063 1.0%
2018 52,524 -0.5%
2017 52,813 0.5%
2016 52,570 0.6%
2015 52,241 1.0%
2014 51,740 1.2%
2013 51,128 1.5%
2012 50,355 1.5%
2011 49,590 1.8%
2010 48,736 -

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
47.8% (25,359)
African American
27.6% (14,670)
American Indian
0.1% (63)
Asian
3.2% (1,701)
Hawaiian
0.1% (42)
Other
0.1% (48)
Two Or More
1.8% (954)
Hispanic
19.3% (10,226)
Race Burlington NC USA
White 47.8% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 27.6% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.3% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Burlington

Female
53.0% (28,114)
Male
47.0% (24,949)
Gender Burlington NC USA
Female 53.0% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (4,245)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (5,306)
High School / GED
26.0% (13,796)
Some College
23.0% (12,204)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,245)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (9,551)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,653)
Professional Degree
1.0% (530)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (530)
Education Burlington NC USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Burlington, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
8.0% (423,366)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (338,499)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.2% (754,150)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (639,388)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (817,800)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (893,504)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (537,163)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (583,936)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (180,099)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (138,389)
Income Burlington NC USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.2% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 5.4% 7.7%

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