Burton demographics profile

StatisticBurtonSouth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)90114891
Median age34.438.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%40%43%
Speak English89%93%79%
Speak Spanish7%4%13%
Burton, SC has a population of 7,648 and is the 4,858th largest city in the United States. The population density is 901 per sq mi which is 511% higher than the South Carolina average and 894% higher than the national average. The median age in Burton is 34 which is approximately 11% lower than the South Carolina average of 39. In Burton, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 89% speak English and 7% speak Spanish. 45% of Burton residents were born in South Carolina, 48% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Burton is 511% higher than South Carolina.
  • The median age in Burton is 11% lower than South Carolina.
  • In Burton 51.84% of the population is White.
  • In Burton 41.83% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Burton 1.40% of the population is Asian.

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Burton population breakdown by race

RaceBurtonSouth CarolinaNational
Black or African American41.83%27.35%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race3.69%2.07%3.06%
Other race1.24%1.51%4.75%
In Burton, 9.6% 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 Burton, SC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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