Burlington, MA

25,698 Population
11.7 square miles 2,189.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
 
Population Density
2,189.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
53.5%
was 53.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
20.7%
was 19.0%
 
Percent Under 18
20.8%
was 20.8%
 
Percent 65 and Over
18.3%
was 18.3%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
5.2%
was 5.2%
 
Median Household Income
$92,141
was $94,518
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
40.4
38.7
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
3.8
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
211.7
was 129.7
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,886.1
was 1,969.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
9,929
was 9,858
 
Median Rent
$1,693
was $1,635
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
9,271
was 9,359
 
Homeownership Rate
69.7%
was 70.1%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
845.8
was 840.1
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
19.0%
was 15.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.8
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.2%
was 98.3%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
96.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.0%
was 99.0%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.2%
was 93.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
48.7%
was 47.1%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
92.8%
was 92.7%
Ranked 24th Highest in MA
Debt Service Ratio
5.4%
was 5.4%
Ranked 101st Highest in MA
Revenue
 
$117,073,684
$112,047,506
Ranked 45th Highest in MA
Expenditure
 
$105,515,497
$97,605,060
Ranked 44th Highest in MA
Revenue per Capita
$4,648
was $4,504
Ranked 70th Highest in MA
Expenditure per Capita
$4,189
was $3,924
Ranked 74th Highest in MA

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