Burlington County, New Jersey Population 2018

Burlington County, New Jersey's estimated population is 448,596 with a growth rate of -0.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Burlington County, New Jersey is the 11th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017448,596-1,640-0.36%
2016450,2361,8940.42%
2016448,342-502-0.11%
2015448,844-1,474-0.33%
2014450,3184600.10%
2013449,858-1,398-0.31%
2012451,2567700.17%
2011450,4861,2860.29%
2010449,20054,13413.70%
1990395,06632,5248.97%
1980362,54239,41012.20%
1970323,13298,63343.93%
1960224,49988,58965.18%
1950135,91038,89740.09%
194097,0133,4723.71%
193093,54111,77114.40%
192081,77015,20522.84%
191066,5658,32414.29%
190058,241-287-0.49%
189058,5283,1265.64%
188055,4021,7633.29%
187053,6393,9097.86%
186049,7306,52715.11%
185043,20310,37231.59%
184032,8311,7245.54%
183031,1072,2857.93%
182028,8223,84315.38%
181024,9793,45816.07%
180021,5213,42618.93%
179018,0950.00%

Burlington County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White326,657
Black or African American72,668
Asian21,503
Two or More Races17,366
Some Other Race11,390
American Indian and Alaska Native495
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander157

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Burlington County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Burlington County, New Jersey Median Age

41.3


Total

39.4


Male

42.9


Female

Burlington County, New Jersey Adults

There are 352,535 adults, (69,787 of which are seniors) in Burlington County, New Jersey.

Burlington County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Burlington County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

228,428

50.74%

Male

221,808

49.26%

Burlington County, New Jersey Households and Families

Burlington County, New Jersey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Burlington County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All76.3%23.7%
Male69.5%30.5%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Female63%37%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Burlington County, New Jersey Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All164,6232.6676.3
Married88,3453.3186.9
Non Family50,0981.2163.8
Female18,9083.2863
Male7,2723.2169.5

3.23

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Burlington County, New Jersey Households

Burlington County, New Jersey Education

Burlington County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,1102.27%
9th to 12th Grade15,1374.84%
High School Graduate91,18029.14%
Some College59,56619.04%
Associates Degree26,0998.34%
Bachelors Degree74,12423.69%
Graduate Degree39,64212.67%

Burlington County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White224,844211,38684,600
Black48,48344,57913,667
Hispanic18,99415,8704,327
Asian14,93613,6359,449
Multiple Races6,9506,4722,121
Other Race6,6425,0771,121
Native American36729250
Islander13810587

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 63.26%.

Burlington County, New Jersey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,093$57,328$40,995
Less Than High School$26,526$30,577$20,365
High School Grad$36,782$45,113$28,681
Some College$42,039$51,423$35,836
Bachelors Degree$62,066$75,250$53,232
Graduate Degree$84,840$100,932$71,432

$50,093

Average Earnings

$57,328

Average Male

$40,995

Average Female

Burlington County, New Jersey Language

Burlington County, New Jersey Language by Age

Burlington County, New Jersey Language

87.04% of Burlington County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 12.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.97% of the population.

Burlington County, New Jersey Poverty

Burlington County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White304,51016,1315.30%
Black67,4616,3179.36%
Hispanic31,3033,31310.58%
Multiple16,8231,98411.79%
Other10,8421,38712.79%
Asian21,3558944.19%
Native4289822.90%
Islander1571710.83%

6.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.82%

Male Poverty Rate

7.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burlington County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burlington County, New Jersey is Native, with 22.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burlington County, New Jersey is Asian, with 4.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.39%.

Burlington County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.23%
High School7.15%
Some College5.51%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%

Burlington County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.35%
Male Unemployed14.60%
Female Employed3.00%
Male Employed1.97%

Burlington County, New Jersey Income

Burlington County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$80,034$101,279
Families$96,430$118,390
Married Families$110,777$133,801
Non Families$44,837$58,545

Burlington County, New Jersey Marital Status

Burlington County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Burlington County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Burlington County, New Jersey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Burlington County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Burlington County, New Jersey Veterans

Burlington County, New Jersey Veterans by War

32,047

Number of Veterans

28,561

Male Veterans

3,486

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam11,000
First Gulf War7,008
Second Gulf War6,191
Korea3,713
World War II1,837

Burlington County, New Jersey Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 548,006
75+7,796
65 to 747,656
55 to 645,793
18 to 342,796

Burlington County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White23,9709.29%
Black6,36611.44%
Hispanic1,9088.44%
Other6738.13%
2 or More6086.40%
Asian3231.98%
Indian6114.32%
Hawaiian4631.08%

Burlington County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burlington County, New Jersey Employment Status

Burlington County, New Jersey Employment by Age

67.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Burlington County, New Jersey Employment by Race

Burlington County, New Jersey Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Burlington County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Burlington99329866-66-0.66%
Palmyra73817241-140-1.90%
Medford Lakes41424053-89-2.15%
Bordentown39173851-66-1.68%
Riverton27642713-51-1.85%
Beverly25512513-38-1.49%
Pemberton14011362-39-2.78%
Wrightstown804787-17-2.11%
Fieldsboro545533-12-2.20%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990