Burnet is a city located in Burnet County Texas. It is also the county seat of Burnet County. With a 2020 population of 6,530, it is the 309th largest city in Texas and the 4113th largest city in the United States . Burnet is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually and its population has increased by 9.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,987 in 2010. Burnet reached it's highest population of 6,530 in 2021. Spanning over 10 miles, Burnet has a population density of 630 people per square mile.
The average household income in Burnet is $72,864 with a poverty rate of 12.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $703 per month, and the median house value is $165,400. The median age in Burnet is 39 years, 40 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.