Burkesville, Kentucky Population 2022

1,362
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Burkesville is a city located in Cumberland County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Cumberland County. With a 2020 population of 1,362, it is the 200th largest city in Kentucky and the 13112th largest city in the United States. Burkesville is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -28.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,905 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Burkesville has a population density of 529 people per square mile.

The average household income in Burkesville is $36,765 with a poverty rate of 26.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $418 per month, and the median house value is $76,000. The median age in Burkesville is 46.9 years, 41.7 years for males, and 52 years for females.

Burkesville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Burkesvillewas:

  • White: 85.98%
  • Black or African American: 8.29%
  • Other race: 3.46%
  • Two or more races: 1.31%
  • Asian: 0.94%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Burkesville, Kentucky is 1,362 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,905.

Burkesville, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Burkesville Population by Race

Burkesville Population Pyramid 2022

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Burkesville Median Age

46.7


Total

41.4


Male

52.1


Female

Burkesville Adults

There are 1,617 adults, (478 of whom are seniors) in Burkesville.

Burkesville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Burkesville Sex Ratio

Female

1,035

54.33%

Male

870

45.67%

Burkesville Population by Age

Burkesville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Burkesville Household Types

49.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Burkesville Households and Families

3.69

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Burkesville Households by Type

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Burkesville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Burkesville Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 81.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 33.33%.

Burkesville Educational Attainment by Race

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$27,837

Average Earnings

$34,150

Average Male

$16,520

Average Female

Burkesville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Burkesville Language by Age

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Burkesville Language

93.35% of Burkesville residents speak only English, while 6.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.20% of the population.

Burkesville Language

Burkesville Poverty by Race

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26.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.78%

Male Poverty Rate

32.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burkesville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burkesville is White, with 28.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burkesville is Hispanic, with 15.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.08%.

Burkesville Poverty

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Burkesville Poverty Rate by Education

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Burkesville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Burkesville Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Burkesville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

23.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Burkesville Married by Age and Sex

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Burkesville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Burkesville Marital Status by Race

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Burkesville Marital Status

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155

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Burkesville Veterans by War

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Burkesville Veterans by Age

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Burkesville Veterans by Race

Burkesville Veterans by Education

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1.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burkesville Veterans by Education

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43%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Burkesville Employment by Age

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Burkesville Employment by Race

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Burkesville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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73.23%

Born in Burkesville

96.80%

Native Born

3.20%

Foreign Born

3.20%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.80% of Burkesville residents were born in the United States, with 73.23% having been born in Kentucky. 3.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Burkesville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Burkesville Population by Year