Burton, Michigan Population 2020

28,612

Burton is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 28,612, it is the 40th largest city in Michigan and the 1341st largest city in the United States. Burton is currently declining at a rate of -0.07% annually and its population has decreased by -4.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,999 in 2010. Burton reached it's highest population of 30,308 in 2000. Spanning over 23 miles, Burton has a population density of 1,225 people per square mile.

The average household income in Burton is $59,187 with a poverty rate of 20.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $761 per month, and the median house value is $83,400. The median age in Burton is 39.9 years, 36.9 years for males, and 41.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.7 males.

Burton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Burton was:

  • White: 86.76%
  • Black or African American: 8.04%
  • Two or more races: 3.80%
  • Asian: 0.98%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Burton, Michigan is 28,612, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,652.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,999.

Burton, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,94786.76%
Black or African American2,3128.04%
Two or More Races1,0933.80%
Asian2820.98%
Some Other Race770.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.07%

Burton Population Pyramid 2020

Burton Median Age

39.9


Total

36.9


Male

41.9


Female

Burton Adults

There are 22,128 adults, (4,534 of whom are seniors) in Burton.

Burton Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Burton Sex Ratio

Female

15,234

52.98%

Male

13,520

47.02%

Burton Households and Families

Burton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Burton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All74.3%25.7%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Female59.5%40.5%
Male45.9%54.1%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,5092.4974.3
Married5,1323.1288.4
Non Family4,0981.2466.5
Female1,8063.2359.5
Male4733.5245.9

3.07

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Burton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5672.93%
9th to 12th Grade1,8219.41%
High School Graduate6,69634.60%
Some College5,35127.65%
Associates Degree1,8059.33%
Bachelors Degree2,21911.46%
Graduate Degree8964.63%

Burton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,89814,9322,883
Black1,4521,262174
Hispanic42832319
Multiple Races31830714
Asian25714122
Other Race6741
Native American22223
Islander12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,112$37,067$25,945
Less Than High School$19,313$21,107$
High School Grad$27,854$35,683$20,378
Some College$31,091$38,891$26,617
Bachelors Degree$42,569$48,690$40,026
Graduate Degree$50,550$47,083$61,198

$31,112

Average Earnings

$37,067

Average Male

$25,945

Average Female

Burton Language

Burton Language by Age

Burton Language

97.66% of Burton residents speak only English, while 2.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.81% of the population.

Burton Poverty

Burton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,9294,24917.76%
Black2,31273531.79%
Multiple1,09343840.07%
Hispanic1,02831130.25%
Asian2824214.89%

20.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.35%

Male Poverty Rate

21.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Burton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Burton is Multiple, with 40.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Burton is Asian, with 14.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.31%.

Name Poverty
High School23.12%
Less Than High School22.65%
Some College10.97%
Bachelors or Greater7.22%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed44.72%
Female Unemployed38.34%
Female Employed11.33%
Male Employed8.45%

Burton Income

Burton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,878$59,187
Families$53,432$68,428
Married Families$67,598-
Non Families$31,006$39,806

Burton Marital Status

Burton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Burton Married by Age and Sex

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

Burton Veterans

1,490

Number of Veterans

1,344

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam569
First Gulf War273
Second Gulf War217
Korea90
World War II58
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54475
65 to 74465
75+249
55 to 64221
18 to 3480
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3787.07%
Black895.03%
2 or More143.08%
Asian93.27%

$Burton Veterans by Education

7.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Burton Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Burton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

85.54%

Born in Michigan

98.26%

Native Born

1.74%

Foreign Born

0.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.26% of Burton residents were born in the United States, with 85.54% having been born in Michigan. 0.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202028,612-20-0.07%
201928,632-20-0.07%
201828,652-10-0.03%
201728,662-20-0.07%
201628,682-102-0.35%
201528,784-212-0.73%
201428,996-232-0.79%
201329,228-200-0.68%
201229,428-280-0.94%
201129,708-225-0.75%
201029,933-375-0.12%
200030,3082,6910.93%
199027,617-2,359-0.82%
198029,97629,87615.32%
19401000.00%