Burton, Michigan Population 2022

29,659
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Burton is a city located in Genesee County Michigan. Burton has a 2020 population of 29,659. Burton is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,715 in 2010.

The average household income in Burton is $60,321 with a poverty rate of 16.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $810 per month, and the median house value is $96,300. The median age in Burton is 39.2 years, 37.4 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.

Burton Demographics

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

  • White: 85.40%
  • Black or African American: 8.04%
  • Two or more races: 4.35%
  • Asian: 1.22%
  • Other race: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Burton, Michigan is 29,659 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 29,715.

Burton, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,42285.40%
Black or African American2,2988.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native340.12%
Asian3501.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.06%
Some Other Race2330.81%
Two or More Races1,2434.35%
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Burton Population by Race

Burton Population Pyramid 2022

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Burton Median Age

42.5


Total

42.5


Male

42.5


Female

Burton Adults

There are 22,483 adults, (5,021 of whom are seniors) in Burton.

Burton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Burton Sex Ratio

Female

15,487

54.15%

Male

13,111

45.85%

Burton Population by Age

Burton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Burton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female65.6%34.4%
Male51%49%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Burton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,2402.3374.5
Married4,8013.0588.6
Male5333.251
Female2,0432.9865.6
Non Family4,8631.2466.9

2.89

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Burton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4712.36%
9th to 12th Grade1,7608.81%
High School Graduate7,02835.19%
Some College5,42227.15%
Associates Degree2,08410.43%
Bachelors Degree2,31111.57%
Graduate Degree8974.49%
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Burton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Burton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian307232126
White17,23515,2582,760
2+ Races40539358
Black1,5781,461212
Hispanic44940758
Other Race17516716
Native American3426
Islander9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 97.04%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.04%.

Burton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,546$37,292$27,237
Less Than 9th Grade$21,631$23,528$10,123
High School Graduate$32,161$37,260$23,145
Some College$30,433$38,403$26,862
Bachelors Degree$46,733$52,708$44,318
Graduate Degree$53,634$52,684$56,333

$32,546

Average Earnings

$37,292

Average Male

$27,237

Average Female

Burton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Burton Language by Age

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Burton Language

97.60% of Burton residents speak only English, while 2.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Burton Language

Burton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,29846720.32%
Multiple1,24324419.63%
White23,5823,86816.40%
Asian350123.43%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic87012914.83%

16.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.42%

Male Poverty Rate

18.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burton is Black, with 20.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burton is Hispanic, with 14.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.64%.

Burton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.98%
High School17.74%
Some College10.09%
Bachelors or Greater8.48%

Burton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.11%
Male Unemployed40.57%
Female Employed9.35%
Female Unemployed40.98%

Burton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Burton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,174$62,428
Families$62,223$73,775
Married Families$76,178-
Non Families$31,676$41,672
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Income by Household Type

Burton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Burton Married by Age and Sex

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Burton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Burton Marital Status by Race

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Burton Marital Status

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1,770

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War272
First Gulf War401
Vietnam794
Korea58
World War II40

Burton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3483
35 to 54537
55 to 64227
65 to 74530
75+393

Burton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4437.36%
Black18310.43%
Native American823.53%
Asian144.38%
Other Race7840.84%
2+ Races447.90%
Hispanic8713.55%

Burton Veterans by Race

Burton Veterans by Education

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6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burton Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Burton Employment by Age

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Burton Employment by Race

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Burton 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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85.76%

Born in Burton

98.29%

Native Born

1.71%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

0.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.29% of Burton residents were born in the United States, with 85.76% having been born in Michigan. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Burton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19401000.00%
198029,97629,87615.32%
199027,617-2,359-0.82%
200030,3082,6910.93%
201029,999-309-0.10%
201129,971-28-0.09%
201229,943-28-0.09%
201329,915-28-0.09%
201429,887-28-0.09%
201529,859-28-0.09%
201629,831-28-0.09%
201729,803-28-0.09%
201829,775-28-0.09%
201929,747-28-0.09%
202029,715-32-0.11%
202129,687-28-0.09%
202229,659-28-0.09%

Burton Population by Year