Burlington is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 55,720, it is the 18th largest city in North Carolina and the 699th largest city in the United States. Burlington is currently growing at a rate of 1.80% annually and its population has increased by 11.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,963 in 2010. Spanning over 31 miles, Burlington has a population density of 1,870 people per square mile.
The average household income in Burlington is $58,723 with a poverty rate of 20.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $797 per month, and the median house value is $126,300. The median age in Burlington is 39.9 years, 36.3 years for males, and 43.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.1 males.