Burton, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 28,643 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 
Males: 13,467  (47.0%)
Females: 15,176  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48439, 48506, 48509, 48519, 48529.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,615 (it was $44,050 in 2000)
Burton:

$48,615
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,761 (it was $20,548 in 2000)

Burton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $98,249 (it was $81,100 in 2000)
Burton:

$98,249
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $134,081; detached houses: $137,204; townhouses or other attached units: $131,185; in 2-unit structures: $83,266; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $55,861; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $88,248; mobile homes: $79,744

Median gross rent in 2017: $793.

March 2019 cost of living index in Burton: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.9%
(19.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.7% for Black residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.1% for American Indian residents, 45.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Burton, MI (2017)
    • 24,18984.6%White alone
    • 2,2617.9%Black alone
    • 1,0883.8%Two or more races
    • 1,0053.5%Hispanic
    • 1050.4%Asian alone
    • 570.2%American Indian alone
    • 290.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 124 registered sex offenders living in Burton, Michigan as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Burton is 231 to 1.


Crime rates in Burton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(6.5)
1
(3.2)
1
(3.2)
1
(3.3)
2
(6.7)
1
(3.4)
2
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.0)
2
(7.0)
1
(3.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
22
(71.1)
11
(35.7)
6
(19.4)
13
(42.9)
18
(60.4)
14
(47.0)
21
(71.8)
23
(79.3)
23
(80.0)
22
(77.0)
22
(77.4)
25
(87.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
35
(113.1)
33
(107.0)
40
(129.2)
52
(171.6)
51
(171.2)
55
(184.8)
34
(116.2)
35
(120.7)
32
(111.3)
19
(66.5)
21
(73.8)
16
(56.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
104
(336.0)
81
(262.7)
84
(271.3)
85
(280.5)
74
(248.4)
74
(248.7)
62
(211.9)
77
(265.6)
65
(226.2)
62
(217.1)
88
(309.4)
85
(298.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
334
(1,079)
343
(1,112)
286
(923.8)
326
(1,076)
389
(1,306)
443
(1,489)
346
(1,182)
272
(938.1)
183
(636.8)
120
(420.1)
111
(390.3)
134
(470.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
970
(3,134)
921
(2,986)
1,101
(3,556)
980
(3,234)
1,132
(3,800)
1,061
(3,565)
847
(2,894)
909
(3,135)
741
(2,578)
607
(2,125)
493
(1,734)
483
(1,697)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
169
(546.0)
183
(593.4)
120
(387.6)
110
(363.0)
86
(288.7)
58
(194.9)
46
(157.2)
39
(134.5)
47
(163.5)
35
(122.5)
51
(179.3)
68
(238.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
11
(35.5)
6
(19.5)
4
(12.9)
12
(39.6)
5
(16.8)
25
(84.0)
4
(13.7)
5
(17.2)
10
(34.8)
5
(17.5)
2
(7.0)
5
(17.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)415.5364.4352.9382.2429.3412.0359.4354.6303.5263.2271.0273.8

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City-data.com crime index in Burton, MI

Crime rate in Burton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 33 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: American (23.8%), German (9.3%), English (8.0%), Irish (6.8%), Polish (3.0%), Italian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 774 feet

Land area: 23.5 square miles.

Population density: 1,220 people per square mile   (low).

Burton, Michigan map

390 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,911 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,661 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flint, MI (3.9 miles , pop. 124,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (49.8 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (221.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Flint, MI (2.0 miles ),
Grand Blanc, MI (2.1 miles ),
Davison, MI (2.6 miles ),
Beecher, MI (2.7 miles ),
Goodrich, MI (2.9 miles ),
Mount Morris, MI (3.1 miles ),
Swartz Creek, MI (3.2 miles ),
Lake Fenton, MI (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 42.99 N, Longitude: 83.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,431 (-8.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,098 (17.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 810

Distribution of median household income in Burton, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Burton, MI in 2017
Burton satellite photo by USGS

Burton tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 120 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 1998: 134 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 1999: 143 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2000: 122 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2001: 124 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2002: 113 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2003: 167 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2004: 162 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2005: 156 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2006: 47 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $51,800
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2015: 28 buildings, average cost: $177,700
  • 2016: 58 buildings, average cost: $168,700
  • 2017: 53 buildings, average cost: $124,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Burton, MI residents
Average permit cost in Burton, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Michigan:

4.4%
Unemployment by year
Population change in the 1990s: +2,795 (+10.2%).
Most common industries in Burton, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (13.7%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (19.0%)
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.2%)
  • Truck transportation (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Social assistance (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Burton, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)

Average climate in Burton, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Burton, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.9. This is about average.

City:

67.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.117. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.117
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.34
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.85
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Burton-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Burton city center killed 116 people and injured 844 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 116 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 195.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 159.0 miles away from Burton center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 173.9 miles away from Burton center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 161.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 331.4 miles away from Burton center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 384.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Genesee County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Burton:

  • DAVITA - BURTON DIALYSIS (4015 DAVISON RD)
  • A Z HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (1481 S CENTER RD, STE B)
  • GENESIS TOTAL HEALTHCARE L L C (4199 DAVISON ROAD, SUITE C)

Amtrak stations near Burton:

  • 2 miles: FLINT (1407 S. DORT HWY.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: LAPEER (73 HOWARD ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: DURAND (200 RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burton:

  • Mott Community College (about 3 miles; Flint, MI; Full-time enrollment: 7,394)
  • Baker College Center for Graduate Studies (about 4 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,405)
  • Baker College of Flint (about 4 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 3,877)
  • University of Michigan-Flint (about 4 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • Kettering University (about 5 miles; Flint, MI; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Baker College of Owosso (about 28 miles; Owosso, MI; FT enrollment: 2,081)
  • Oakland Community College (about 28 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 18,956)

Public high schools in Burton:

  • BENTLEY SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 371, Location: 1150 NORTH BELSAY RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • VERN VAN Y. SCHOOL (Students: 295, Location: 2400 CLARICE AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • BENDLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 274, Location: 2283 EAST SCOTTWOOD AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • MADISON ACADEMY - HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 272, Location: 3266 SOUTH GENESEE ROAD, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • ATHERTON JR. / SR. HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 3354 SOUTH GENESEE RD, Grades: 7-12)
  • BENTLEY HIGH SCHOOL FUSION ACADEMY (Location: 1150 N BELSAY RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Burton:

  • GENESEE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 399, Location: 1223 S BELSAY RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • FAITHWAY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 136, Location: 1225 S CENTER RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • ST THOMAS MORE ACADEMY (Students: 111, Location: 6456 E BRISTOL RD, Grades: TK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Burton:

Private elementary/middle school in Burton:

  • GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 34, Location: 5496 LIPPINCOTT BLVD, Grades: KG-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Burton: Brookwood Golf Course (A), Belsay Station (B), Southmoor Golf Course (C), Universal Emergency Medical Services (D), Patriot Ambulance Service (E), Burton Library (F), Burton Fire Department Headquarters (G), Burton City Fire Station 2 (H), Burton City Fire Station 3 (I), Burton City Fire Station 1 (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Eastland Mall Shopping Center (1), South Flint Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Burton include: Eastgate Church (A), Hilltop Church (B), Saint Nicholas Church (C), Harmony Free Will Baptist Church (D), Valley Church of Christ (E), Southeast Christian Church (F), Our Risen Lord Lutheran Church (G), Atherton United Methodist Church (H), New Testament General Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Peace Memory Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pierson Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Burton include: Water Tower Park (1), Davison Roadside County Park (2), For-mar Nature Preserve (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum (Nature Centers; 2142 North Genesee Road) (1), Carlson Wagonlit Travel (Tours & Charters; 1235 South Center Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: Crank's Motel (3030 East Hemphill Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

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

BURTON, CITY OF (Population served: 20,900, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
NEW HAVEN BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
OLDE AUTUMN LOUNGE (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
MEL'S DINER (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
SOUTHEAST CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
RIVER OF LIFE MINISTRIES (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORTHPOINTE CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LITTLE CAESARS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Burton that have no violations reported:

  • JUDSON BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PILGRIM LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH (Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PUZZLER'S PUB (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HUNGRY HOWIES (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MARTIN HARDWARE (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HARMONY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • THE FLATS CONDO. ASSOC. (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • M.B. CONOVER DENTAL OFFICE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.2%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.4%
Whole state:

6.4%


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

People in group quarters in Burton in 2010:

  • 85 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in college/university student housing
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Burton in 2000:

  • 42 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 34 people in other group homes
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Burton (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Davison Donegal Branch, Bentley Branch, Burton Heights Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Burton at 4280 East Court Street, branch established on 1999/04/26; I-475 Branch at 1318 East Bristol Road, branch established on 1979/12/10. 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
  • Fifth Third Bank: Maple Road Branch at 4512 Saginaw, branch established on 1976/02/02; Center Road Banking Center Branch at 2315 S. Center Road, branch established on 2006/01/17. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Burton:

Marital status in Burton, MI
  • Never married: 33.8%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Burton:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Burton
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Religion statistics for Burton, MI (based on Genesee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant59,625248
Catholic45,56625
Mainline Protestant22,57582
Black Protestant20,76860
Other17,83737
Orthodox1,3924
None258,027-
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: 109
Genesee County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Genesee County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 86
This county:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 132
This county:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 246
Genesee County:

5.67 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Genesee County:

11.3%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.6%
State:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.5%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Burton:

52.8%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Burton:

52.0%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Burton:

28.6
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Burton:

19.9%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Burton:

9.3%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Burton:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Burton:

60.1%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.4%
State:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Burton, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 40$182,980$54,8940$0
Streets and Highways 12$59,009$59,0090$0
Other Government Administration 9$40,552$54,06914$6,886
Financial Administration 9$41,319$55,0920$0
Water Supply 7$26,173$44,8680$0
Sewerage 7$36,201$62,0590$0
Other and Unallocable 5$22,440$53,8560$0
Police - Other 3$10,686$42,7440$0
Fire - Other 3$13,323$53,2920$0
Welfare 2$9,194$55,1641$1,056
Firefighters 0$0 55$12,957
Totals for Government 97$441,877$54,66570$20,899

Burton government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $7,395,000 ($258.18)
    Sewerage: $3,469,000 ($121.11)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,574,000 ($194.60)
    Water Utilities: $4,620,000 ($161.30)
    Sewerage: $2,785,000 ($97.23)
    Regular Highways: $2,473,000 ($86.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,297,000 ($45.28)
    General Public Buildings: $1,241,000 ($43.33)
    Central Staff Services: $925,000 ($32.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $777,000 ($27.13)
    Financial Administration: $442,000 ($15.43)
    Health - Other: $341,000 ($11.91)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $291,000 ($10.16)
    General - Other: $201,000 ($7.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $161,000 ($5.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $328,000 ($11.45)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Sewerage: $3,418,000 ($119.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,550,000 ($193.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $146,000 ($5.10)

Burton government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,824,000 ($203.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,295,000 ($45.21)
    Other: $315,000 ($11.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,765,000 ($61.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $897,000 ($31.32)
    Fines and Forfeits: $567,000 ($19.80)
    Sale of Property: $260,000 ($9.08)
    Interest Earnings: $252,000 ($8.80)
    Special Assessments: $226,000 ($7.89)
    Donations From Private Sources: $45,000 ($1.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,085,000 ($177.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,961,000 ($103.38)
    Highways: $2,666,000 ($93.08)
    General Local Government Support: $2,482,000 ($86.65)
  • Tax - Property: $7,649,000 ($267.05)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $154,000 ($5.38)

Burton government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,043,000 ($804.49)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,843,000 ($448.38)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,597,000 ($404.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,396,000 ($48.74)

Burton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,804,000 ($621.58)

4.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,286 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oakland County, MI  0.79% ($49,581 average AGI)
from Lapeer County, MI  0.30% ($39,660)
from Livingston County, MI  0.28% ($48,695)


4.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,026 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
Michigan average:

5.69%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Genesee County:

0.02%
Michigan average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oakland County, MI  0.70% ($52,122 average AGI)
to Livingston County, MI  0.25% ($61,361)
to Lapeer County, MI  0.23% ($42,478)
Businesses in Burton, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2MasterBrand Cabinets2
ALDI1McDonald's3
Advance Auto Parts1Meijer1
Applebee's1New Balance1
Bath & Body Works1Nike1
Burger King1OfficeMax1
Church's Chicken1Old Country Buffet1
Curves1Payless1
Dairy Queen2Penske1
Deb1RadioShack1
Discount Tire1Rite Aid5
Famous Footwear1SAS Shoes1
Fashion Bug1Sears1
FedEx3Sephora1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel2
GNC3Staples1
GameStop1Subway5
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Home Depot1Taco Bell2
JCPenney1Tim Hortons2
Kmart1U-Haul2
Kroger2UPS7
La-Z-Boy1Vans1
Lane Furniture1Verizon Wireless2
Little Caesars Pizza3Walmart1
Lowe's1Wendy's2

Strongest AM radio stations in Burton:

  • WFNT (1470 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI)
  • WTRX (1330 AM; 5 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWCK (1570 AM; 1 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSNL (600 AM; 1 kW; FLINT, MI)
  • WFLT (1420 AM; 1 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN EVANGELICAL B/CASTING ASSO)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WLSP (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LAPEER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burton:

  • WWCK-FM (105.5 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDZZ-FM (92.7 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFBE (95.1 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRZ (107.9 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WAKL (88.9 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WFUM-FM (91.1 FM; FLINT, MI; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN)
  • WTAC (89.7 FM; BURTON, MI; Owner: SUPERIOR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WHNN (96.1 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWBN (101.5 FM; TUSCOLA, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WIOG (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WRCL (93.7 FM; FRANKENMUTH, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRSR (103.9 FM; OWOSSO, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOWE (98.9 FM; VASSAR, MI; Owner: PRAESTANTIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQUS (103.1 FM; LAPEER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Burton:

  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • W09CK (Channel 9; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W52CU (Channel 52; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
  • WXON-LP (Channel 54; FLINT, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WSMH (Channel 66; FLINT, MI; Owner: WSMH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAQP (Channel 49; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WJRT-TV (Channel 12; FLINT, MI; Owner: FLINT LICENSE SUBSIDIARY CORP.)
  • WNEM-TV (Channel 5; BAY CITY, MI; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLNS-TV (Channel 6; LANSING, MI; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF LANSING, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WKAR-TV (Channel 23; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MICH. STATE UNIV.)
  • W22CC (Channel 22; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W69DW (Channel 69; PINCONNING, MI; Owner: NTN/SAGINAW, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Burton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 230ft / 69.5mTotal length
  • $1,241,000Total costs
  • 752,415Total average daily traffic
  • 48,267Total average daily truck traffic
  • 560,254Total future (year 2003) average daily traffic
New bridges in Burton, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 31960-1969
  • 251970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Burton, MI
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 107 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Burton)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Burton, MI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (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 Amateur Radio Licenses: 112 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Burton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED164$79,55562$55,726247$97,64828$15,85715$55,00013$32,308
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$95,9298$50,87536$108,2507$8,1433$31,3333$35,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED38$76,39522$47,318155$101,52929$42,00012$48,2509$53,778
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN22$74,7279$322,66778$107,8333$35,3337$385,8573$886,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$75,1431$44,0007$85,8571$6,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0113.01 , 0113.02, 0114.01, 0114.02, 0115.02, 0115.03, 0115.05, 0115.08

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$83,1672$99,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$109,7504$118,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$92,5004$112,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$156,5001$181,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0113.01 , 0113.02, 0114.01, 0114.02, 0115.02, 0115.03, 0115.05, 0115.08

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Burton, MI
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Burton, MI - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 87. The highest number of fire incidents - 160 took place in 2003, and the least - 1 in 2013. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Burton, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (54.5%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (21.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Burton, MI
    • 80954.5%Structure Fires
    • 32021.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30820.8%Outside Fires
    • 473.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burton, MI
Most common first names in Burton, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary16378.6 years
Robert14268.7 years
William14174.3 years
James13570.5 years
John11573.9 years
Charles9070.9 years
George7473.2 years
Helen5978.4 years
Joseph5775.7 years
Dorothy5377.4 years
Most common last names in Burton, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6172.4 years
Johnson5174.9 years
Jones3676.1 years
Miller3575.6 years
Williams3373.9 years
Brown2971.5 years
Thompson2874.3 years
Allen2375.2 years
Clark2366.3 years
Thomas2175.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Burton, MI
  • 88.9%Utility gas
  • 8.8%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Burton, MI
  • 79.7%Utility gas
  • 16.2%Electricity
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood


Burton compared to Michigan state average:

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

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  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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