Burlington, New Jersey

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Population in 2013: 9,850 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.2%
 
Males: 4,662  (47.3%)
Females: 5,188  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08016.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,293 (it was $43,115 in 2000)
Burlington:

$51,293
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,133 (it was $20,208 in 2000)

Burlington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $167,712 (it was $98,000 in 2000)
Burlington:

$167,712
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $270,929; Detached houses: $295,485; Townhouses or other attached units: $192,578; In 2-unit structures: $154,846; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $134,447; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,069; Mobile homes: $50,981

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,010.

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  • Races in Burlington, NJ (2010)

    Burlington races chart
    • 5,57956.2%White alone
    • 3,16531.9%Black alone
    • 6456.5%Hispanic
    • 2742.8%Two or more races
    • 1972.0%Asian alone
    • 400.4%Other race alone
    • 160.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.04%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: 102.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (13.3%), Irish (12.0%), German (7.1%), English (6.1%), Polish (4.8%), West Indian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1784

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 3.00 square miles.

Population density: 3,283 people per square mile   (average).

Burlington,NJ real estate house value index trend

Burlington, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Burlington:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burlington city:

  • Never married: 39.4%
  • Now married: 39.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

863 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 2.1% Europe, 1.9% Asia).

This city:

8.7%
New Jersey:

21.6%



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Burlington, New Jersey as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Burlington to the number of sex offenders is 898 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,367 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,741 (2.8%)

Burlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Levittown, PA (5.6 miles , pop. 53,966).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (16.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Bristol borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Croydon, PA (1.6 miles ), Beverly, NJ (1.9 miles ), Florence, NJ (2.0 miles ), Franklin Park, NJ (2.1 miles ), Florence-Roebling, NJ (2.1 miles ), Roebling, NJ (2.2 miles ), Eddington, PA (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 57 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 1999: 41 buildings, average cost: $72,300
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $62,300
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $119,500
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $69,700
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $144,900
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $48,100
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $114,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $104,600
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $101,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.07 N, Longitude: 74.86 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,271 (+12.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 727 (15.1%)

Area code: 609

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 1110022101001
per 100,000 10.210.110.20.00.020.420.710.60.010.60.00.010.1
Rapes 4503452413626
per 100,000 40.750.30.030.440.651.020.742.510.731.860.320.060.8
Robberies 25151225162323201627191733
per 100,000 254.7150.9122.0253.1162.4234.7237.8212.4170.9286.5190.9170.2334.5
Assaults 44252534282519283413182620
per 100,000 448.2251.5254.1344.2284.1255.2196.4297.4363.2138.0180.8260.3202.7
Burglaries 65241531404640396349455974
per 100,000 662.1241.4152.5313.8405.9469.5413.6414.2673.1520.0452.1590.6750.1
Thefts 254116681099311515714893137176153168
per 100,000 2,587.31,167.0691.21,103.5943.71,173.71,623.21,571.8993.61,453.91,768.31,531.71,703.0
Auto thefts 3725102428171910812181613
per 100,000 376.9251.5101.6243.0284.1173.5196.4106.285.5127.3180.8160.2131.8
Arson 6113115450220
per 100,000 61.110.110.230.410.110.251.742.553.40.020.120.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 411.8247.3159.1262.8234.2306.3287.0287.7233.4273.5266.8242.1351.9

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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: 34 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.14
New Jersey average:

3.07

Burlington tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
New Jersey:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -227 (-2.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Burlington, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Burlington, New Jersey average temperatures Burlington, New Jersey average precipitation Burlington, New Jersey humidity Burlington, New Jersey wind speed Burlington, New Jersey snowfall Burlington, New Jersey sunshine Burlington, New Jersey clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Burlington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the Burlington city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 tornado 32.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burlington-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 64.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 269.7 miles away from Burlington center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 306.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.1 miles away from Burlington center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 310.8 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 Burlington County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burlington topographic map

Birthplace of: D'Lo Brown - Professional wrestler, James Fenimore Cooper - Novelist, Edward Burd Grubb, Jr. - Union Army general, William H. Wells - Politician, Dennis Landolt - Player of football, Eddie Miksis - Baseball player, Adam Payton - College basketball player (William & Mary Tribe), Alex Pitko - Baseball player, Danny Green (baseball) - Baseball player, Mbainai (Roman) Narmbaye - College basketball player (La Salle Explorers).

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Burlington: Anthony Taylor.

Main business address for: FMS FINANCIAL CORP (SAVINGS INSTITUTIONS, NOT FEDERALLY CHARTERED), BURLINGTON COAT FACTORY WAREHOUSE CORP (RETAIL-DEPARTMENT STORES), FRANKLIN ELECTRONIC PUBLISHERS INC (OFFICE MACHINES, NEC).

Hospitals and medical centers in Burlington:

  • DVA BURLINGTON NO DIALYSIS CTR (1164 ROUTE 130 NORTH)
  • BURLINGTON WOODS (115 SUNSET ROAD)
  • MARCELLA CENTER (2305 RANCOCAS ROAD)
  • MASONIC HOME AND CHARITY FOUNDATION (902 JACKSONVILLE ROAD)
  • MASONIC HOME OF NEW JERSEY (902 JACKSONVILLE ROAD)

Heliports located in Burlington:

Amtrak stations near Burlington:

  • 12 miles: TRENTON (72 S. CLINTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlington:

  • Holy Family University (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,305)
  • Strayer University-Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; Trevose, PA; FT enrollment: 2,027)
  • Thomas Edison State College (about 12 miles; Trenton, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Bucks County Community College (about 13 miles; Newtown, PA; FT enrollment: 6,898)
  • Burlington County College (about 14 miles; Pemberton, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,928)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington (about 14 miles; Abington, PA; FT enrollment: 3,155)
  • The College of New Jersey (about 15 miles; Ewing, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,573)

Public high schools in Burlington:

Private high schools in Burlington:

  • LIFE CENTER ACADEMY (Students: 332; Location: 2045 COLUMBUS RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ST MARY'S HALL - DOANE ACADEMY (Students: 196; Location: 350 RIVERBANK; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Burlington:

Private elementary/middle schools in Burlington:

  • ST PAUL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 508; Location: 250 JAMES ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • DOR-LYN PRESCH LLC II (Students: 183; Location: 1308 MOUNT HOLLY RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • DOR-LYN PRESCH LLC (Students: 47; Location: 300 MILL RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • HOLY LIGHT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 37; Location: 133 E UNION ST; Grades: PK - 4)
See full list of schools located in Burlington, map of school districts: BURLINGTON CITY

Library in Burlington:

  • LIBRARY COMPANY OF BURLINGTON (Operating income: $178,194; Location: 23 W. UNION STREET; 56,118 books; 165 audio materials; 962 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 56 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • City of Burlington NJ USA Official Online Resource - http://www.burlingtonnj.us/ - Official municipal website to access information and services from Departments and Divisions with news, notices, links, directory, meeting calendar, how to, FAQ and more.
  • Official City of Burlington Tourism Council website - http://www.tourburlington.org/ - Over 325 years of American history! Tour old houses, museums, antiques, Underground Railroad, folklore, dining, shopping. Visit 40 historic sites, enjoy fun, festive events year-round.

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Notable locations in Burlington: Endeavor Emergency Squad (A), City of Burlington Fire Division Mitchell Fire Company 3 (B), City of Burlington Fire Division Niagara Hose Company 6 (C), Burlington Fire Department Headquarters (D), City of Burlington Fire Division Neptune Hose Company 5 (E), Endeavor Fire Company (F), Burlington Police Station (G), Burlington Bristol Bridge Police Station (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lake: John F Kennedy Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Assiscunk Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Burlington: John F Kennedy Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Burlington County Historical Society (Museums; 451 High Street), JNB Home Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; USHighway 130 North).

Hotels: Alpine Caterers (USHighway 130 North), Budget Inn (1824 Route 130 North), Nirdip Motel (USHighway 130 North).

Court: Burlington Township - Municipal Court (851 Old York Road).

Burlington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 128. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

128
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.296. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.296
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.23
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0248. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0248
U.S.:

0.0147

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

BURLINGTON TWP W DEPT (Population served: 20,294, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • One regular monitoring violation
BURLINGTON CITY WATER DE (Population served: 9,835, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-09-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-11-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-12-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-12-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-30-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (APR-13-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2011)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2012)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2012)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2012)
  • 12 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.7%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.8% for Black residents, 27.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 38.7% for other race residents, 12.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.2%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
129 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
15 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010

People in group quarters in Burlington in 2000:

  • 23 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in nursing homes
  • 17 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Burlington, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Burlington compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Burlington (2011 data):

  • Beneficial Mutual Savings Bank: Farmers & Mechanics Branch, Neck Road Branch, Burlington Township Branch. Info updated 2011/07/08: Bank assets: $4,590.2 mil, Deposits: $3,659.5 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 60 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Burlington Springside at 1817 Mount Holly Rd, branch established on 1839/07/09; Burlington City Remote at 24 Broad Street, branch established on 1967/09/15. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Burlington Branch at 332 High Street, branch established on 1857/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Burlington Branch at 322 High Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
New Jersey average:

12.7

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic111,33422
Mainline Protestant29,271118
Evangelical Protestant23,751112
Other13,99532
Black Protestant7,30332
Orthodox6202
None262,460-
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: 84
Burlington County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
Burlington County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Burlington County:

0.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 227
Here:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Burlington County:

26.0%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.7%
State:

18.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$39,212$78,4240$0
Other Government Administration 5$35,304$84,7309$4,680
Judicial and Legal 4$20,869$62,6075$10,499
Police Protection - Officers 34$281,269$99,2710$0
Police - Other 1$7,390$88,68044$33,535
Fire - Other 0$0 1$886
Streets and Highways 7$33,279$57,0500$0
Health 0$0 1$979
Sewerage 7$38,619$66,2040$0
Parks and Recreation 3$14,984$59,9364$6,669
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$23,081$69,2433$9,500
Water Supply 9$55,297$73,7290$0
Other and Unallocable 4$22,647$67,9411$3,361
Totals for Government 84$571,951$81,70768$70,109

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,133,000 ($115.03)
    General Public Buildings: $430,000 ($43.65)
    Regular Highways: $420,000 ($42.64)
    General: $255,000 ($25.89)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,988,000 ($303.35)
    Police Protection: $2,787,000 ($282.94)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,792,000 ($181.93)
    Sewerage: $1,296,000 ($131.57)
    Water Utilities: $1,107,000 ($112.39)
    General Public Buildings: $593,000 ($60.20)
    Regular Highways: $532,000 ($54.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $464,000 ($47.11)
    Central Staff Services: $451,000 ($45.79)
    Financial Administration: $377,000 ($38.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $377,000 ($38.27)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $274,000 ($27.82)
    Fire Protection: $259,000 ($26.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $247,000 ($25.08)
    Health Services - Other: $69,000 ($7.01)
    Libraries: $50,000 ($5.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $569,000 ($57.77)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $23,000 ($2.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $925,000 ($93.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $442,000 ($44.87)
    Regular Highways: $125,000 ($12.69)
    General - Other: $78,000 ($7.92)
    Sewerage: $55,000 ($5.58)
    Water Utilities: $43,000 ($4.37)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,733,000 ($582.03)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $103,000 ($10.46)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,867,000 ($189.54)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $364,000 ($36.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $83,000 ($8.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $388,000 ($39.39)
    General Revenue, NEC: $309,000 ($31.37)
    Property Sale Other: $245,000 ($24.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,341,000 ($136.14)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,926,000 ($601.62)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,792,000 ($181.93)
    All Other: $739,000 ($75.03)
    Highways: $119,000 ($12.08)
    Health & Hospitals: $28,000 ($2.84)
  • Tax - Property: $2,697,000 ($273.81)
    NEC: $288,000 ($29.24)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,712,000 ($173.81)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $10,863,000 ($1102.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,961,000 ($503.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,762,000 ($483.45)
    Water Utilities: $1,623,000 ($164.77)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,140,000 ($115.74)
    Water Utilities: $89,000 ($9.04)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,829,000 ($287.21)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,227,000 ($632.18)

5.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,114 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($923 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.12%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Camden County, NJ  1.07% ($50,305 average AGI)
from Mercer County, NJ  0.44% ($57,591)
from Philadelphia County, PA  0.31% ($57,102)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,946 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($850 average AGI)
Burlington County:

0.11%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Camden County, NJ  0.98% ($47,127 average AGI)
to Philadelphia County, PA  0.37% ($48,056)
to Mercer County, NJ  0.34% ($49,580)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burlington:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIFI (1460 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, NJ; Owner: REAL LIFE BROADCASTING)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WBUD (1260 AM; 5 kW; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WHWH (1350 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burlington:

  • W236AF (95.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BURLINGTON COUNTY COLLEGE)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTHK (94.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WPRB (103.3 FM; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Burlington:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
  • W25AW (Channel 25; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: WZBN TV, INC.)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
Burlington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Burlington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 87m285ftTotal length
  • $107,060,000Total costs
  • 87,101Total average daily traffic
  • 3,382Total average daily truck traffic
  • 117,796Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Burlington)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Burlington, NJ)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burlington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2248E , Serial Number: 7AC-5822, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/11/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Frank H Doglione, Rt 130, Burlington, NJ 08016
  • Aircraft: RYAN NAVION G (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2450T , Serial Number: NAV-4-2450, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 05/17/1962
    Registrant (Individual): George M Sivilich, 28 Central Ave, Burlington, NJ 08016
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2716E , Serial Number: 7AC-6296, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Psc 2983 Mcguire Afb, Burlington, NJ 08016
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 320RC , Serial Number: 18281352, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Eastern Properties LLC, 112 Connecticut Dr, Burlington, NJ 08016
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42KR , Serial Number: 28-7716295, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Charles A Donnelly, 12 La Salle Dr, Burlington, NJ 08016
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-350 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 162 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 59JC , Serial Number: 31-7952181, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Network Management Consultants Of Nj Inc, 227 High St, Burlington, NJ 08016
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8866N , Serial Number: 28-26251, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 08/11/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Robert G Lapaugh, 996 Neck Rd, Burlington, NJ 08016

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED54$165,75939$135,769144$172,82612$39,3331$881,00023$106,522
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$144,7504$116,00014$172,9296$32,6671$475,0001$56,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$151,5836$141,83382$176,90219$24,8950$015$91,467
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$128,8572$90,00051$180,0787$38,0000$03$107,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$150,5002$200,00017$181,7060$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7012.01 , 7012.03, 7012.04, 7012.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$156,5001$157,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$202,3331$327,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$203,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7012.01 , 7012.03, 7012.04, 7012.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 68
  • Hazardous Condition: 68

Incident types - Burlington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burlington, NJ
Businesses in Burlington, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Kroger1
AT&T2La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1LensCrafters1
Bath & Body Works1Marshalls1
Budget Car Rental1McDonald's1
Burger King3Nike6
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless1
Cold Stone Creamery1Penske1
Cricket Wireless1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid2
Dunkin Donuts4Sears2
Fashion Bug1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx5Subway4
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile1
Foot Locker1Target1
Ford1Toyota1
GNC3Toys"R"Us2
GameStop1U-Haul3
H&R Block3UPS12
Honda1Vans1
Hyundai1Verizon Wireless1
IHOP1Victoria's Secret1
JCPenney1Volkswagen1
Jimmy Jazz1Walgreens1
Jones New York1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's2
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