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Median resident age:  45.5 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip code: 76520

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,441 (it was $27,931 in 2000)
Burlington:

$32,441
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,146

Burlington CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $102,284 (it was $63,900 in 2000)
Burlington:

$102,284
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $158,194; Detached houses: $180,254; Mobile homes: $50,199
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Burlington races chart
  • White alone - 904 (71.7%)
  • Hispanic - 224 (17.8%)
  • Black alone - 112 (8.9%)
  • Two or more races - 10 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.08%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Burlington: 142.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 432 feet




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According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Burlington, Texas as of November 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Burlington to the number of sex offenders is 643 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Burlington CCD:  0.4% ($253)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Burlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Temple, TX (28.9 miles , pop. 54,514).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (68.2 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (122.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cameron, TX (3.0 miles ), Rosebud, TX (3.0 miles ), Calvert, TX (3.7 miles ), Buckholts, TX (3.8 miles ), Gause-Milano, TX (4.1 miles) , Milano, TX (4.2 miles ), Lott, TX (4.3 miles ), Hearne, TX (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 30.96 N, Longitude: 96.90 W

Area code: 254

Burlington household income distribution Burlington home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.4%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (33%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Repair and maintenance (12%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (5%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (4%)
  • Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4%)
  • Wood products (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (27%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)

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Tornado activity:

Burlington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 43.3 miles away from the Burlington place center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1997, a category F5 tornado 43.9 miles away from the place center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Milam County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Burlington:

  • CAMERON NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CAMERON, TX)
  • WINNIE L LTC PARTNERS, INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CAMERON, TX)
  • COLONIAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CAMERON, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlington:

  • Temple College (about 28 miles; Temple, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,250)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 35 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Texas A & M University (about 41 miles; College Station, TX; FT enrollment: 43,338)
  • Baylor University (about 43 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 13,993)
  • McLennan Community College (about 47 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,343)
  • Texas State Technical College Waco (about 48 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 3,995)
  • Central Texas College (about 53 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 4,130)

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Notable locations in Burlington: Black (A), Fayette Public Library (B), Schulenburg Public Library (C), Burlington Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Burlington include: Union Ridge Church (A), Pleasant Grove Church (B), Port Sullivan Church (C), Sweet Home Church (D), Clarkson Church (E), Crossroads Church (F), String Prairie Church (G), Harlin Chapel Church (H), Little River Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Little River Baptist Cemetery (1), Allday-Jones Cemetery (2), Foster Cemetery (3), Elm Grove Cemetery (4), Pearson Cemetery (5), Pebble Grove Cemetery (6), Harlin Chapel Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Knight Lake (A), Cobb Lake (B), Hudson Lake (C), Gibson Lake (D), Burns Lake (E), Ellison Lake (F), Hauk Lake (G), McCrary Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Briary Creek (A), Tyson Creek (B), Pond Creek (C), North Elm Creek (D), String Prairie Branch (E), Harl Creek (F), Terry Branch (G), Cannonsnap Creek (H), Polecat Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Milam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.2. This is about average.
City:

27.2
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.375
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. There were 32 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.59
U.S.:

3.46
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.32. This is about average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.32
U.S.:

9.59
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.98
U.S.:

9.39
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
City:

12.0
U.S.:

22.1


Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

16.0%
Whole state:

15.4%

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

8.7%
Whole state:

6.7%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Burlington, TX

Burlington compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Burlington CCD (based on Milam County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.15%
Here67.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran Church
Adherents33.6%32.7%8.5%5.2%5.0%
Congregations23.2%7.2%14.5%5.8%2.9%
NameChurches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents5.0%2.3%2.3%1.7%3.7%
Congregations18.8%4.3%2.9%4.3%15.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Milam County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Milam County:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Milam County:

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Milam County:

28.0%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.7%
State:

15.7%

7.17% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,771 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.17%
Texas average:

8.37%

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:
from Williamson County, TX  1.07% ($37,729 average AGI)
from Bell County, TX  0.87% ($28,913)
from Harris County, TX  0.54% ($30,837)


7.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,358 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.38%
Texas average:

7.44%

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:
to Bell County, TX  1.25% ($30,300 average AGI)
to Williamson County, TX  1.04% ($33,470)
to Travis County, TX  0.65% ($34,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burlington:

  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KMIL (1330 AM; 1 kW; CAMERON, TX; Owner: MILAM BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTAW (1620 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burlington:

  • KXCS (103.9 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHTZ (94.3 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING CO)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBGO (95.7 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNCT-FM (91.3 FM; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE)
  • KLTR (107.3 FM; CALDWELL, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • KRXT (98.5 FM; ROCKDALE, TX; Owner: KRXT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burlington:

  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KNCT (Channel 46; BELTON, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE)
  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • K38FN (Channel 38; WACO, TX; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE5LVI, Licensee ID: L01226245
    Grant Date: 12/21/2006, Expiration Date: 12/21/2016, Certifier: Susan A Reinders
    Registrant: Susan A Reinders, 6678 N Hwy 77, Burlington, TX 76519-6678

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2962F , Serial Number: 18257062, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/21/1966
    Registrant (Partnership): Richard Ranspot, 4105 County Road 139 Loop, Burlington, TX 76519, Other Owners: Gary Thweatt
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-301 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 71 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3159X , Serial Number: 301-0475, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 01/10/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Richard Ranspot, 4105 County Road 139 Loop, Burlington, TX 76519
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-302 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3650B , Serial Number: 302-0223, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 3797 County Road 139 Loop, Burlington, TX 76519
  • Aircraft: PIPER J5A (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 77 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 38498 , Serial Number: 5-984, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Richard Pat Ranspot, 433 Cr 139 Loop, Burlington, TX 76519
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A188B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4KL , Serial Number: 18801394, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 10/25/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Richard Ranspot, 4105 County Road 139 Loop, Burlington, TX 76519


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