Burnside is a city located in Pulaski County Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 710, it is the 290th largest city in Kentucky and the 17042nd largest city in the United States. Burnside is currently growing at a rate of 1.14% annually but its population has decreased by -27.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 979 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Burnside has a population density of 187 people per square mile.
The average household income in Burnside is $57,318 with a poverty rate of 26.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $575 per month, and the median house value is $117,100. The median age in Burnside is 53.1 years, 54.1 years for males, and 52.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Burnsidewas:
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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 white people with a rate of 22.77%.
99.27% of Burnside residents speak only English, while 0.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Burnside is White, with 28.06% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Burnside is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Burnside
98.77% of Burnside residents were born in the United States, with 78.75% having been born in Kentucky. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.