Burlington, New York

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Population in 2010: 1,140. Population change since 2000: +5.1%
 
Males: 593  (52.0%)
Females: 547  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
New York median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 13315.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,016 (it was $36,823 in 2000)
Burlington:

$52,016
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,922 (it was $15,184 in 2000)

Burlington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,794 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
Burlington:

$124,794
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $166,758; Detached houses: $175,378; Townhouses or other attached units: $253,709; In 2-unit structures: $161,730; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $338,668; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,518; Mobile homes: $73,412
  • Races in Burlington, NY (2010)

    Burlington races chart
    • 1,10296.7%White alone
    • 161.4%Two or more races
    • 100.9%Black alone
    • 90.8%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Burlington: 100.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (16.6%), English (16.4%), German (14.3%), United States (9.8%), Dutch (7.5%), Welsh (6.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1542 feet

Land area: 45.0 square miles.

Population density: 25 people per square mile   (very low).

Burlington,NY real estate house value index trend

Burlington, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Burlington:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burlington town:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

15 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.4%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Burlington town:  1.8% ($1,244)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Burlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Utica, NY (25.9 miles , pop. 60,651).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Rochester, NY (128.7 miles , pop. 219,773).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (145.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Exeter, NY (2.2 miles ), Edmeston, NY (2.3 miles ), New Lisbon, NY (2.6 miles ), Plainfield, NY (2.6 miles ), Hartwick, NY (3.0 miles ), Otsego, NY (3.0 miles ), Pittsfield, NY (3.2 miles ), Richfield, NY (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 42.73 N, Longitude: 75.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 607

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Food (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (30%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Pharmacies and drug stores (3%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
  • Personal and laundry services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Business operations specialists (7%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in Burlington, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burlington-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New York state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the Burlington town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused $800,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burlington-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 93.8 miles away from the city 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 141.0 miles away from Burlington center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 24.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 186.6 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 282.8 miles away from Burlington center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 172.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Otsego County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burlington topographic map

Birthplace of: Cedric Jackson - College basketball player (St. John's Red Storm).

Hospitals and medical centers near Burlington:

  • OTSEGO MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COOPERSTOWN, NY)
  • MARY IMOGENE BASSETT HOSPITAL (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; COOPERSTOWN, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlington:

  • SUNY Oneonta (about 19 miles; Oneonta, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,081)
  • Colgate University (about 21 miles; Hamilton, NY; FT enrollment: 3,094)
  • Herkimer County Community College (about 23 miles; Herkimer, NY; FT enrollment: 2,774)
  • Mohawk Valley Community College (about 25 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 5,693)
  • Morrisville State College (about 27 miles; Morrisville, NY; FT enrollment: 2,823)
  • Utica College (about 27 miles; Utica, NY; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill (about 33 miles; Cobleskill, NY; FT enrollment: 2,455)

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Notable locations in Burlington: Beverly Inn Corners (A), Salo's Tree Farm (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Burlington include: United Methodist Church (A), Burlington Flats Baptist Church (B), First Baptist Church of Burlington (C), Saint Johns Lutheran Church (D), Church of Christ (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Burlington Cemetery (1), Peck Cemetery (2), Burlington Flats Cemetery (3), Old United Presbyterian Church Cemetery (4), Quaker Cemetery (5), Butternut Valley Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Zimmerman Pond (A), Cranberry Bog (B), Gardner Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fly Brook (A), Dundee Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Otsego County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.6%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.2%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

11.8%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.3%
Whole state:

7.4%
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New York average:

14.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Burlington town (based on Otsego County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,5996
Mainline Protestant9,63769
Evangelical Protestant1,82926
Other1,0949
Orthodox251
None38,075-
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: 18
Otsego County:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Otsego County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Otsego County:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Here:

9.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.7%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Otsego County:

24.6%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.6%
State:

15.6%

4.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.89%
New York average:

5.06%

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 Delaware County, NY  0.75% ($31,408 average AGI)
from Chenango County, NY  0.49% ($28,873)
from Schoharie County, NY  0.16% ($28,432)


5.43% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,553 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.43%
New York average:

5.46%

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 Delaware County, NY  0.66% ($31,302 average AGI)
to Chenango County, NY  0.46% ($27,400)
to Herkimer County, NY  0.28% ($31,734)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burlington:

  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTLB (1310 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WIBX (950 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; UTICA, NY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDOS (730 AM; 1 kW; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: ULTIMATE B/CASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSYR (570 AM; 5 kW; SYRACUSE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burlington:

  • WJIV (101.9 FM; CHERRY VALLEY, NY; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WGKR (105.3 FM; GRAND GORGE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WKXZ (93.9 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WBKT (95.3 FM; NORWICH, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)
  • WOUR (96.9 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUNY (89.5 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC BC COUNCIL OF CENTRAL NY, INC)
  • WSQC-FM (91.7 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMM. COUNCIL)
  • WSRK (103.9 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: ULTIMATE B/CASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSKS (97.9 FM; WHITESBORO, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKVU (100.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WRBY (102.5 FM; ROME, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDHI (100.3 FM; DELHI, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • WBUG-FM (101.1 FM; FORT PLAIN, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBGK (99.7 FM; NEWPORT VILLAGE, NY; Owner: ROSER COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLZW (98.7 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WSKU (105.5 FM; LITTLE FALLS, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKLL (94.9 FM; FRANKFORT, NY; Owner: GALAXY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • WMCR-FM (106.3 FM; ONEIDA, NY; Owner: WARREN BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WFRG-FM (104.3 FM; UTICA, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF UTICA/ROME, INC.)
  • WZOZ (103.1 FM; ONEONTA, NY; Owner: BANJO COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Burlington:

  • W29BJ (Channel 29; BURLINGTON, NY; Owner: KEVIN O'KANE)
  • WKTV (Channel 2; UTICA, NY; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION OF NEW YORK LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFXV (Channel 33; UTICA, NY; Owner: QUORUM OF UTICA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W59AU (Channel 59; UTICA, NY; Owner: PUBLIC B/CING.COUNCIL,CENTRAL N. Y.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $3,905,000Total costs
  • 6,465Total average daily traffic
  • 487Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,445Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Burlington)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.713889 Lon: -75.145556, Call Sign: WPUE518
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.887 MHz, 458.887 MHzGrant Date: 11/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2022, Certifier: Roy AlthiserRegistrant: Otsego County 911 Communications, 172 County Highway 33w, Cooperstown, NY 13326, Phone: (607) 547-7530, Fax: (607) 547-7529, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Edmeston, 221 Clock Rd (Lat: 42.715278 Lon: -75.143167), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: WQHL854
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/05/2007, Expiration Date: 09/05/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BURLINGTON, 2 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 42.713944 Lon: -75.145417), Overall height: 63.4 m, Call Sign: WGW490
    Assigned Frequencies: 3710.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 3950.00 MHz, 3970.00 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2008, Certifier: Karen ZachariaRegistrant: Mci Communications Services, Inc., 2400 N. Glenville Drive, Dept/Loc 71216/107, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 729-6406, Fax: (972) 729-2690, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Burlington compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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