StatisticBurnhamIllinoisNational
Population4,21212,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,27122891
Median age34.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)32%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%44%43%
Speak English78%77%79%
Speak Spanish20%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Burnham is 896% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Burnham is 9% lower than Illinois
  • In Burnham 35.83% of the population is White
  • In Burnham 58.67% of the population is Black
  • In Burnham 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Burnham, IL Demographics

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      Burnham population breakdown by race

      RaceBurnhamIllinoisNational
      White35.83%72.14%73.35%
      Black58.67%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.00%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.09%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.69%2.34%3.06%
      Other race4.72%5.86%4.75%
      In Burnham, 26.1% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Burnham age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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