Burns, Tennessee Population 2021

1,492
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Burns is a city located in Dickson County Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 1,492, it is the 202nd largest city in Tennessee and the 8724th largest city in the United States . Burns is currently growing at a rate of 1.22% annually and its population has increased by 1.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,468 in 2010. Burns reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Burns has a population density of 440 people per square mile.

The average household income in Burns is $77,129 with a poverty rate of 10.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $906 per month, and the median house value is $172,100. The median age in Burns is 39.4 years, 39 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

Burns Demographics

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

  • White: 94.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.67%
  • Black or African American: 1.99%
  • Asian: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Burns, Tennessee is 1,492 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,456.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,468.

Burns, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,67194.89%
Two or More Races472.67%
Black or African American351.99%
Asian80.45%
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Burns Population by Race

Burns Population Pyramid $2021

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Burns Median Age

39.4


Total

39


Male

41.6


Female

Burns Adults

There are 1,437 adults, (236 of whom are seniors) in Burns.

Burns Age Dependency

46.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27

Child Dependency Ratio

Burns Sex Ratio

Female

902

51.22%

Male

859

48.78%

Burns Population by Age

Burns Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Burns Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female39%61%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
All72.9%27.1%
Married86.7%13.3%
Male100%0%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Burns Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6272.8172.9
Married2943.1686.7
Non Family1671.6859.9
Female1053.639
Male612.82100

3.11

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

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Burns Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade453.60%
9th to 12th Grade14111.27%
High School Graduate56845.40%
Some College28322.62%
Associates Degree675.36%
Bachelors Degree917.27%
Graduate Degree564.48%
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Burns Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Burns Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,175999139
Black3535
2+ Races2515
Hispanic88
Asian888

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Burns Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,500$41,903$28,194
Less Than 9th Grade$26,442$26,667$
High School Graduate$31,781$40,767$30,074
Some College$39,375$58,864$26,635
Bachelors Degree$44,922$47,917$
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,500

Average Earnings

$41,903

Average Male

$28,194

Average Female

Burns Earnings by Educational Attainment

Burns Language by Age

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Burns Language

98.75% of Burns residents speak only English, while 1.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Burns Language

Burns Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,6411478.96%
Multiple471838.30%
Black351851.43%
Hispanic23834.78%

10.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.06%

Male Poverty Rate

11.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burns

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burns is Black, with 51.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burns is White, with 8.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.45%.

Burns Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.20%
Less Than 9th Grade10.22%
Some College4.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.04%

Burns Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.63%
Female Employed9.64%
Male Employed2.89%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Burns Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Burns Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,920$77,129
Families$64,136$88,345
Married Families$79,792-
Non Families$36,875$41,957
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Income by Household Type

Burns Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Burns Married by Age and Sex

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Burns 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 45-54.

Burns Marital Status by Race

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Burns Marital Status

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91

Number of Veterans

91

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
First Gulf War21
Korea13
Second Gulf War5
World War II

Burns Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+31
35 to 5421
65 to 7418
55 to 6416
18 to 345

Burns Veterans by Age

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Burns Veterans by Race

Burns Veterans by Education

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7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burns Veterans by Education

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65.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Burns Employment by Age

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Burns Employment by Race

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Burns 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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65.64%

Born in Burns

99.38%

Native Born

0.62%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.38% of Burns residents were born in the United States, with 65.64% having been born in Tennessee. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Burns Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,492181.22%
20201,474181.24%
20191,456181.25%
20181,438231.63%
20171,415292.09%
20161,386151.09%
20151,371141.03%
20141,35740.30%
20131,353-9-0.66%
20121,362-1-0.07%
20111,363-1-0.07%
20101,3640.00%

Burns Population by Year