Burlington demographics profile

StatisticBurlingtonNew JerseyNational
Population density (sq mi)3,216191
Median age40.939.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Speak English84%69%79%
Speak Spanish5%16%13%
Burlington, NJ has a population of 9,850 and is the 3,978th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,216 per sq mi which is 321529% higher than the New Jersey average and 3450% higher than the national average. The median age in Burlington is 41 which is approximately 4% higher than the New Jersey average of 40. In Burlington, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 84% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 64% of Burlington residents were born in New Jersey, 24% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Burlington is 321529% higher than New Jersey.
  • The median age in Burlington is 4% higher than New Jersey.
  • In Burlington 53.05% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Burlington 28.15% of the population is African American.
  • In Burlington 4.60% of the population is Asian.

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Burlington population breakdown by race

RaceBurlingtonNew JerseyNational
African American28.15%13.54%12.63%
American Indian0.68%0.21%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.36%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race12.32%2.53%3.06%
Other race0.84%6.35%4.75%
In Burlington, 9.4% 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 Burlington, NJ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).