Burnham, Illinois Population 2022

4,014
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Burnham is a city located in Illinois. Burnham has a 2020 population of 4,014. Burnham is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -0.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,046 in 2010.

The average household income in Burnham is $58,669 with a poverty rate of 15.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,006 per month, and the median house value is $101,300. The median age in Burnham is 37.5 years, 33.5 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Burnham Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 64.21%
  • White: 27.30%
  • Other race: 7.86%
  • Asian: 0.32%
  • Two or more races: 0.32%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Burnham, Illinois is 4,014 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,046.

Burnham, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,12527.30%
Black or African American2,64664.21%
Asian130.32%
Some Other Race3247.86%
Two or More Races130.32%
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Burnham Population by Race

Burnham Population Pyramid 2022

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Burnham Median Age

38.1


Total

35.2


Male

46.1


Female

Burnham Adults

There are 3,136 adults, (571 of whom are seniors) in Burnham.

Burnham Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Burnham Sex Ratio

Female

2,050

49.75%

Male

2,071

50.25%

Burnham Population by Age

Burnham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Burnham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All59.8%40.2%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Male42.2%57.8%
Female40.9%59.1%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Burnham Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6072.459.8
Married3664.1485
Male833.0542.2
Female3723.3740.9
Non Family7861.0558.9

3.56

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Burnham Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1505.18%
9th to 12th Grade2598.95%
High School Graduate83228.75%
Some College84829.30%
Associates Degree41614.37%
Bachelors Degree2257.77%
Graduate Degree1645.67%
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Burnham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Burnham Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races13133
Black1,7911,670324
White52443842
Hispanic56636420
Other Race204150
Asian13

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 23.08%.

Burnham Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,288$62,545$27,336
Less Than 9th Grade$33,348$34,048$29,271
High School Graduate$24,420$24,688$24,410
Some College$44,464$63,472$30,039
Bachelors Degree$$72,946$
Graduate Degree$47,257$$47,257

$35,288

Average Earnings

$62,545

Average Male

$27,336

Average Female

Burnham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Burnham Language by Age

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Burnham Language

82.98% of Burnham residents speak only English, while 17.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.37% of the population.

Burnham Language

Burnham Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian13646.15%
Hispanic87319622.45%
White3927719.64%
Black2,56331612.33%
Other68NaN%

15.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.51%

Male Poverty Rate

16.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burnham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burnham is Asian, with 46.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burnham is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.39%.

Burnham Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.54%
High School15.16%
Some College16.18%
Bachelors or Greater1.61%

Burnham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.52%
Male Unemployed2.65%
Female Employed6.96%
Female Unemployed27.17%

Burnham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Burnham Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,382$58,788
Families$46,890$61,950
Married Families$77,746-
Non Families$39,900$52,864
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Income by Household Type

Burnham Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.9%

Male Marriage Rate

22.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Burnham Married by Age and Sex

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Burnham Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Burnham Marital Status by Race

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Burnham Marital Status

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111

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War19
Vietnam32
Korea7
World War II12

Burnham Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5429
55 to 6431
65 to 7414
75+37

Burnham Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White626.55%
Black492.52%

Burnham Veterans by Race

Burnham Veterans by Education

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3.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burnham Veterans by Education

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64%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Burnham Employment by Age

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Burnham Employment by Race

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Burnham 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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75.15%

Born in Burnham

93.45%

Native Born

6.55%

Foreign Born

2.89%

Non Citizen

3.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.45% of Burnham residents were born in the United States, with 75.15% having been born in Illinois. 2.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Burnham Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19703,6340.00%
19804,0303961.04%
19903,916-114-0.29%
20004,1702540.63%
20104,206360.09%
20114,190-16-0.38%
20124,174-16-0.38%
20134,158-16-0.38%
20144,142-16-0.38%
20154,126-16-0.39%
20164,110-16-0.39%
20174,094-16-0.39%
20184,078-16-0.39%
20194,062-16-0.39%
20204,046-16-0.39%
20214,030-16-0.40%
20224,014-16-0.40%

Burnham Population by Year