Burlington, Kansas Population 2024

2,549

Burlington is a city located in Coffey County Kansas. Burlington has a 2024 population of 2,549. It is also the county seat of Coffey County.Burlington is currently declining at a rate of -1.16% annually and its population has decreased by -3.3% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,636 in 2020.

The average household income in Burlington is $70,100 with a poverty rate of 14.9%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Burlington is 41.3 years, 41.1 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

Burlington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Burlington was:

  • White: 90.94%
  • Two or more races: 6.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Asian: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Kansas
Land Area (mi²)
2.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,157.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-3.3% (-87)
The current population of Burlington, Kansas is 2,549 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,636.

Burlington, Kansas Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,38090.94%
Two or more races1766.73%
Black or African American260.99%
Asian260.99%
Other race90.34%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Burlington Population by Race

Burlington Population Pyramid 2024

Burlington Median Age

41.3

Total

41.1

Male

42.2

Female

Burlington Adults

There are 1,863 adults, (476 of whom are seniors) in Burlington.

Burlington Age Dependency

88.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Burlington Sex Ratio

Female1,32650.67%
Male1,29149.33%

Burlington Population by Age

Burlington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,0102.4858.241.8
Married3823.218812
Non Family3451.1334.865.2
Female1553.7634.865.2
Male1282.3860.939.1
showing: 5 rows

3.06

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Burlington Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Burlington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Burlington Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.33%.

Burlington Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$37,109

Average Earnings

$39,798

Average Male

$34,258

Average Female

Burlington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Burlington Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Burlington Language

98.4% of Burlington residents speak only English, while 1.6% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Burlington Language

Burlington Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,28932714.29%
Hispanic1003939%
Multiple1611811.18%
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14.9%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.11%

Male Poverty Rate

15.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burlington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burlington is Hispanic, with 39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burlington is Multiple, with 11.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.5%.

Burlington Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.52%
High School16.74%
Some College4.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.28%
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Burlington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed64.52%
Male Employed15.94%
Male Unemployed15.38%
Female Employed3.92%
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Burlington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Burlington Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Burlington Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Burlington Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Burlington 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 35-44.

Burlington Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Burlington Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

247

Number of Veterans

206

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

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Burlington Veterans by War

count

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Burlington Veterans by Age

count

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Burlington Veterans by Race

Burlington Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burlington Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Burlington Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Burlington Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Burlington Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

59.95%

Born in Burlington

98.55%

Native Born

1.45%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

0.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.55% of Burlington residents were born in the United States, with 59.95% having been born in Kansas. 0.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Burlington Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,399-30-1.24%
20282,429-30-1.22%
20272,459-30-1.21%
20262,489-30-1.19%
20252,519-30-1.18%
20242,549-30-1.16%
20232,579-30-1.15%
20222,609-30-1.14%
20212,63930.11%
20202,6361024.03%
20192,534-14-0.55%
20182,548
20172,548-27-1.05%
20162,575-2-0.08%
20152,577-37-1.42%
20142,61420.08%
20132,612-24-0.91%
20122,636-3-0.11%
20112,639-28-1.05%
20102,667-123-4.41%
20002,790552.01%
19902,735-166-5.72%
19802,901-3-0.1%
19502,904
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Burlington Population by Year