Burlington, Kansas Population 2020

2,510

Burlington is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,510, it is the 99th largest city in Kansas and the 6804th largest city in the United States. Burlington is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -6.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,674 in 2010. Burlington reached it's highest population of 2,904 in 1950. Spanning over 2 miles, Burlington has a population density of 1,139 people per square mile.

The average household income in Burlington is $60,268 with a poverty rate of 16.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $620 per month, and the median house value is $105,500. The median age in Burlington is 39.5 years, 37.1 years for males, and 40.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Burlington Demographics

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

  • White: 92.31%
  • Two or more races: 5.22%
  • Black or African American: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Asian: 0.46%
  • Other race: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Burlington, Kansas is 2,510, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,558.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,674.

Burlington, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,38892.31%
Two or More Races1355.22%
Black or African American301.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.70%
Asian120.46%
Some Other Race40.15%

Burlington Population Pyramid 2020

Burlington Median Age

39.5


Total

37.1


Male

40.5


Female

Burlington Adults

There are 1,987 adults, (555 of whom are seniors) in Burlington.

Burlington Age Dependency

80.7

Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Burlington Sex Ratio

Female

1,322

51.10%

Male

1,265

48.90%

Burlington Households and Families

Burlington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Burlington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
Male74.5%25.5%
All63.1%36.9%
Female40.9%59.1%
Non Family39.8%60.2%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0762.3163.1
Married4592.8586.1
Non Family3521.2239.8
Female1592.8740.9
Male1062.7774.5

2.66

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

14.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Burlington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade512.94%
9th to 12th Grade864.96%
High School Graduate62035.76%
Some College50228.95%
Associates Degree1689.69%
Bachelors Degree21312.28%
Graduate Degree945.42%

Burlington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6241,497298
Multiple Races6454
Native American18189
Hispanic88
Asian88
Black88
Other Race44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,684$39,201$25,862
Less Than High School$21,875$22,188$
High School Grad$23,077$26,528$18,077
Some College$32,679$40,000$27,440
Bachelors Degree$47,917$55,750$42,188
Graduate Degree$59,028$87,500$

$30,684

Average Earnings

$39,201

Average Male

$25,862

Average Female

Burlington Language

Burlington Language by Age

Burlington Language

98.79% of Burlington residents speak only English, while 1.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Burlington Poverty

Burlington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,30139016.95%
Multiple124118.87%
Black3013.33%

16.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.39%

Male Poverty Rate

19.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burlington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burlington is White, with 16.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burlington is Black, with 3.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.66%
High School24.22%
Some College3.66%
Bachelors or Greater0.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.86%
Male Employed9.17%
Female Employed8.29%
Male Unemployed3.45%

Burlington Income

Burlington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,235$60,268
Families$57,012$69,631
Married Families$73,580-
Non Families$23,468$29,774

Burlington Marital Status

Burlington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Burlington Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Burlington Marital Status by Race

Burlington Veterans

240

Number of Veterans

185

Male Veterans

55

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam117
Second Gulf War50
First Gulf War35
Korea27
World War II11
Name Veterans % of Total
White22612.29%
Indian950.00%
Hispanic888.89%
2 or More54.76%

$Burlington Veterans by Education

7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burlington Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Burlington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

65.95%

Born in Kansas

98.76%

Native Born

1.24%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.76% of Burlington residents were born in the United States, with 65.95% having been born in Kansas. 0.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,510-24-0.95%
20192,534-24-0.94%
20182,55870.27%
20172,551-24-0.93%
20162,575-3-0.12%
20152,578-37-1.41%
20142,61520.08%
20132,613-22-0.83%
20122,635-3-0.11%
20112,638-29-1.09%
20102,667-123-0.45%
20002,790550.20%
19902,735-166-0.59%
19802,901-3-0.00%
19502,9040.00%