Burlington, Colorado

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Population in 2013: 4,003 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.8%
 
Males: 2,297  (57.4%)
Females: 1,706  (42.6%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80807.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,259 (it was $33,854 in 2000)
Burlington:

$46,259
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,956 (it was $16,054 in 2000)

Burlington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $122,286 (it was $77,900 in 2000)
Burlington:

$122,286
CO:

$240,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $612.

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  • Races in Burlington, CO (2013)

    Burlington races chart
    • 3,11072.9%White alone
    • 79018.5%Hispanic
    • 2515.9%Black alone
    • 731.7%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Asian alone
    • 40.09%Two or more races
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Burlington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Burlington: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.7%), Irish (5.2%), Swedish (4.0%), English (3.4%), United States (2.9%), Russian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 1/12/1888

Elevation: 4167 feet

Land area: 2.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,907 people per square mile   (low).

Burlington,CO real estate house value index trend

Burlington, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Burlington:

  • High school or higher: 82.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burlington city:

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

287 residents are foreign born (6.3% Latin America).

This city:

6.7%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Burlington, Colorado as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Burlington to the number of sex offenders is 1,003 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $851 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $814 (0.7%)

Burlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Aurora, CO (137.8 miles , pop. 297,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (544.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Bethune, CO (2.9 miles ), Kanorado, KS (3.6 miles ), Stratton, CO (4.2 miles ), Vona, CO (5.0 miles) , South Divide, CO (5.1 miles ), Kirk, CO (5.2 miles) , Idalia, CO (5.3 miles) , Goodland, KS (5.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 30 buildings, average cost: $44,400
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $82,700
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $48,500
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $61,800
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,200
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.30 N, Longitude: 102.27 W

Area code: 719

Burlington household income distribution Burlington home values distribution

Crime rates in Burlington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.046.20.00.0
Rapes 1241523003033
per 100,000 26.551.9108.527.2139.456.286.90.00.068.00.072.676.2
Robberies 0010000000000
per 100,000 0.00.027.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 467115668763188
per 100,000 105.9155.7189.9298.8139.4168.6173.7202.8179.5135.969.3435.8203.1
Burglaries 2119212125201710161313923
per 100,000 555.8493.0569.7570.5697.0562.0492.2253.5410.3294.5300.4217.9583.9
Thefts 11813299102778598776766495971
per 100,000 3,123.33,425.02,685.82,771.02,146.62,388.32,837.31,951.81,717.91,495.21,132.21,428.61,802.5
Auto thefts 8255532431544
per 100,000 211.851.9135.6135.8139.484.357.9101.476.922.7115.596.9101.5
Arson 0201300001001
per 100,000 0.051.90.027.283.60.00.00.00.022.70.00.025.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 220.5245.4287.7240.3281.9217.7253.8142.8137.9161.9179.7222.8220.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Burlington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Colorado average:

2.28
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.4%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +826 (+29.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Burlington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Burlington, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burlington-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/7/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Burlington city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/22/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Burlington-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 274.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 213.7 miles away from Burlington center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 210.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 212.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 196.6 miles away from Burlington center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 136.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kit Carson County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burlington topographic map

Birthplace of: Beau McCoy - Politician, Robert P. Kerr - Film director.

Hospitals and medical centers in Burlington:

  • KIT CARSON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 286 16TH STREET)
  • GRACE CARE CTR (465 5TH ST)
  • GRACE MANOR CARE CENTER (465 FIFTH STREET)

Airports located in Burlington:

See details about airports located in Burlington, CO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlington:

  • Community College of Aurora (about 139 miles; Aurora, CO; Full-time enrollment: 4,730)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 139 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 141 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Jones International University (about 141 miles; Centennial, CO; FT enrollment: 2,556)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 141 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 141 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado College (about 141 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)

Public high school in Burlington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Burlington:

See full list of schools located in Burlington

Library in Burlington:

  • BURLINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $188,787; Location: 321 14TH STREET; 23,255 books; 1,961 audio materials; 242 video materials; 40 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Burlington: Kit Carson County Courthouse (A), Burlington Public Library (B), Kit Carson County Ambulance Service (C), Burlington Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Burlington include: Burlington Christian Church (A), Burlington United Methodist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Evangelical Free Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), First Christian Church (F), Saint Catherine Catholic Church (G), Trinity Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Burlington: Outback Territory Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Old Town Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 420 South 14th Street), Fire Protection District (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 321 14th Street), Clerk (Recreation Areas; 251 16th Street), Burlington Chamber of Commerce (415 15th Street), Colorado Welcome Center (48265 Interstate 70).

Hotels: Hi-Lo Motel (870 Rose Avenue), Four Seasons Photography (430 14th Street), Chaparral Budget Host (405 South Lincoln Street), Comfort Inn Burlington (282 South Lincoln), Beechley Jim (870 Rose Avenue), Burlington Inn (450 South Lincoln Street).

Courts: Kit Carson - Combined Court Clerk (251 16th Street), Fire Protection District - Municipal Court (415 15th), Burlington - Municipal Court (415 15th Street), Burlington City Government - Municipal Court (415 15th Street).

Kit Carson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Burlington and their reported violations in the past:

BURLINGTON CITY OF (Population served: 4,250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (14 times from APR-24-2014 to JUL-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (14 times from APR-24-2014 to JUL-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (14 times from APR-24-2014 to JUL-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (14 times from APR-24-2014 to JUL-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (14 times from APR-24-2014 to JUL-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (14 times from APR-24-2014 to JUL-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2014)
  • 9 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring, Check/Repeat/Confirmation - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2014), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 127 regular monitoring violations
THE GRAINERY (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.5%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.3%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Burlington in 2010:

  • 997 people in state prisons
  • 31 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Burlington in 2000:

  • 449 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 42 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Burlington, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Burlington compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Burlington (2011 data):

  • Frontier Bank: Burlington Branch at 107 South 14th Street, branch established on 1901/01/01. Info updated 2011/01/20: Bank assets: $209.0 mil, Deposits: $179.8 mil, headquarters in Lamar, CO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Whitcorp Financial Company
  • Bank of the West: Burlington Branch at 502 14th Street, branch established on 1963/10/07. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Kit Carson State Bank: Burlington Branch at 2121 Rose Ave, branch established on 2000/09/05. Info updated 2006/07/20: Bank assets: $72.4 mil, Deposits: $64.3 mil, headquarters in Kit Carson, CO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Harker Investments, Lllp
  • Equitable Savings and Loan Association: 14th And Lowell Branch at 1420 Lowell Avenue, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $181.0 mil, Deposits: $141.8 mil, headquarters in Sterling, CO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • The Bank of Burlington: The Bank Of Burlington at 410 14th Street, branch established on 1931/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $61.9 mil, Deposits: $56.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Burlington Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Burlington, Colorado:

  • Burlington Comfort Inn, 282 S Lincoln St, Burlington, CO 80807 , Phone: (719) 346-7676, Fax: (719) 346-7780
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 2100 Fay St, Burlington, CO 80807 , Phone: (719) 346-5627
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Burlington, Colorado

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Colorado average:

11.4

Burlington travel time to work - commute Burlington mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Burlington city (based on Kit Carson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,87918
Mainline Protestant1,2296
Catholic1,0313
Other3542
None3,777-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Kit Carson County:

8.85 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Kit Carson County:

5.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

8.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.3%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kit Carson County:

24.0%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.3%
State:

9.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$5,182$20,7280$0
Other Government Administration 3$9,364$37,4560$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$2,400
Police Protection - Officers 9$33,157$44,2090$0
Police - Other 1$3,099$37,1880$0
Correction 0$0 1$834
Streets and Highways 4$12,419$37,2571$177
Airports 1$2,000$24,0000$0
Parks and Recreation 3$9,063$36,2520$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$3,234$38,8081$1,333
Water Supply 4$14,999$44,9970$0
Electric Power 6$23,435$46,8700$0
Transit 1$1,577$18,9240$0
Local Libraries 2$5,112$30,6722$1,263
Other and Unallocable 8$19,739$29,6096$4,330
Totals for Government 46$142,380$37,14313$10,337

Burlington government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,196,000 ($548.59)
    Police Protection: $611,000 ($152.64)
    General - Other: $520,000 ($129.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $505,000 ($126.16)
    Regular Highways: $493,000 ($123.16)
    Water Utilities: $376,000 ($93.93)
    Financial Administration: $348,000 ($86.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $240,000 ($59.96)
    Sewerage: $195,000 ($48.71)
    Air Transportation: $155,000 ($38.72)
    Libraries: $98,000 ($24.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,345,000 ($336.00)

Burlington government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $133,000 ($33.23)
  • Charges - All Other: $419,000 ($104.67)
    Sewerage: $230,000 ($57.46)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($2.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $115,000 ($28.73)
    Interest Earnings: $95,000 ($23.73)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,524,000 ($630.53)
    Water Utilities: $449,000 ($112.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $243,000 ($60.70)
    General Support: $237,000 ($59.21)
    Gas Utilities: $88,000 ($21.98)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($18.49)
    All Other: $58,000 ($14.49)
    Housing & Community Development: $48,000 ($11.99)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $796,000 ($198.85)
    Property: $231,000 ($57.71)
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000 ($12.24)
    Motor Vehicle License: $16,000 ($4.00)
    NEC: $7,000 ($1.75)

Burlington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,224,000 ($555.58)

7.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Colorado average:

9.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from El Paso County, CO  0.59% ($40,000 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.48% ($14,615)
from Adams County, CO  0.41% ($26,364)


7.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,880 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Colorado average:

9.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to El Paso County, CO  0.63% ($33,824 average AGI)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.37% ($32,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burlington:

  • KNAB (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KNAB, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KLOE (730 AM; 1 kW; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: MELIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KXXX (790 AM; 5 kW; COLBY, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRDZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; WRAY, CO; Owner: MEDIA LOGIC, LLC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burlington:

  • K208CH (89.5 FM; BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KNAB-FM (104.1 FM; BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KNAB, INC.)
  • K201FK (88.1 FM; BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKCI (102.5 FM; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: MELIA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burlington:

  • KBSL-TV (Channel 10; GOODLAND, KS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K53AD (Channel 53; BETHUNE,BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KIT CARSON COUNTY)
  • K55AX (Channel 55; BETHUNE,BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KIT CARSON COUNTY)
  • K57AM (Channel 57; BETHUNE,BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KIT CARSON COUNTY)
  • K59AP (Channel 59; BETHUNE,BURLINGTON, CO; Owner: KIT CARSON COUNTY)
Burlington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Burlington fatal accident list:

Jul 31, 1995 11:48 AM, Cherry, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 4, 1991 01:00 AM, 7th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • 16,300Total average daily traffic
  • 3,050Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Burlington)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 79 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Burlington, CO)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burlington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Burlington)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 6

Incident types - Burlington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burlington, CO
Most common first names in Burlington, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3778.1 years
John3577.6 years
Mary2782.9 years
George2082.5 years
Anna1789.1 years
James1673.3 years
Harold1574.4 years
Ralph1475.4 years
Arthur1482.3 years
Charles1378.4 years
Most common last names in Burlington, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis1982.4 years
Smith1681.8 years
Johnson1468.5 years
Schaal1380.2 years
Adolf1284.7 years
Anderson1075.0 years
Miller1070.4 years
Schlichenmay872.4 years
Boden879.5 years
Clark883.0 years
Businesses in Burlington, CO
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Alco Stores1McDonald's1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Safeway1
Comfort Inn1Subway1
Curves1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS4
H&R Block1Vons1

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  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secondary school teachers"
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