Living in Burlington, MA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Burlington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
5

Burlington, MA Crime Report

418
Total Crimes
1,516.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.95%
Below National Average

Burlington, MA Cost Of Living

150
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average

Burlington, Massachusetts Info Snack

Burlington is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 24,498 at the 2010 census.
Population
27,059
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
3.9%
Median Home
$491,800
Median Income
$105,443
Median Rent
$1,919

Rankings for Burlington in Massachusetts

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Map Of Burlington, MA

Population over time in Burlington

Year Population % Change
2017 27,059 3.7%
2016 26,103 1.6%
2015 25,698 0.9%
2014 25,467 1.1%
2013 25,190 1.3%
2012 24,875 1.2%
2011 24,575 1.5%
2010 24,207 1.2%
2009 23,926 -
Crime/100k Burlington MA USA
Violent Crime 145.1 338.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 18.1 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 87.1 241.2 246.8
Property Crime 1371.5 1263.3 2199.5
Burglary 76.2 200.8 376.0
Larceny 1255.4 966.8 1594.6
Car Theft 39.9 95.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
73.6% (19,922)
African American
4.9% (1,335)
American Indian
0.1% (33)
Asian
16.3% (4,399)
Hawaiian
0.2% (47)
Other
0.2% (59)
Two Or More
2.4% (659)
Hispanic
2.2% (605)
Race Burlington MA USA
White 73.6% 72.2% 61.1%
African American 4.9% 6.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 16.3% 6.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.2% 11.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Burlington, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
2.9% (78,656)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.0% (27,489)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.7% (153,230)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.6% (125,469)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.1% (218,551)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.8% (319,798)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (368,516)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.8% (534,811)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.2% (382,941)
$200,000 or more
18.3% (496,435)
Income Burlington MA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 5.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.0% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.7% 7.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.6% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.1% 9.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.8% 14.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.8% 17.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.2% 9.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 18.3% 12.0% 7.0%

Gender in Burlington

Female
52.3% (14,148)
Male
47.7% (12,910)
Gender Burlington MA USA
Female 52.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (541)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (270)
High School / GED
21.0% (5,682)
Some College
12.0% (3,247)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,164)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (8,388)
Master's Degree
18.0% (4,870)
Professional Degree
3.0% (811)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (1,082)
Education Burlington MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 3.0% 1.0%

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