For population 25 years and over in Burlington:
For population 15 years and over in Burlington town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (81.0 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (298.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: North Alfalfa, OK (2.6 miles) , Byron, OK (2.7 miles) , Amorita, OK (2.7 miles) , Capron, OK (2.9 miles) , Kiowa, KS (3.0 miles ), Cherokee, OK (3.3 miles ), Hazelton, KS (3.6 miles) , Hardtner, KS (3.8 miles) .
Latitude: 36.90 N, Longitude: 98.42 W
Area code: 580
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-7.1%).
Average climate in Burlington, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Burlington-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 201% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Burlington town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/2/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.2 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Burlington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 14.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.1 miles away from Burlington center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/1994 at 03:28:58, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1999 at 23:19:58, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 16.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.5 miles away from Burlington center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Alfalfa County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Burlington:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlington:
Public high school in Burlington:
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Public elementary/middle school in Burlington:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. There were 32 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.32. This is about average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Burlington and their reported violations in the past:BURLINGTON (Population served: 156, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 37.0%
(39.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Burlington compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Burlington (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Burlington town (based on Alfalfa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.99%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Burlington government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Burlington government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Burlington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,131 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,739 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1