Burke demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4,91319191
Median age40.037.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%57%55%
Speak English71%84%79%
Speak Spanish9%7%13%
Burke, VA has a population of 42,290 and is the 969th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,913 per sq mi which is 2467% higher than the Virginia average and 5323% higher than the national average. The median age in Burke is 40 which is approximately 6% higher than the Virginia average of 38. In Burke, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 71% speak English and 9% speak Spanish. 28% of Burke residents were born in Virginia, 48% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 21% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Burke is 2467% higher than Virginia.
  • The median age in Burke is 6% higher than Virginia.
  • In Burke 70.91% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Burke 6.92% of the population is African American.
  • In Burke 15.85% of the population is Asian.

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Burke population breakdown by race

African American6.92%19.21%12.63%
American Indian0.09%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.02%0.07%0.18%
Mixed race3.54%3.37%3.06%
Other race2.67%2.30%4.75%
In Burke, 13.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Burke, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).