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Burleson County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2014: 17,253 (23% urban, 77% rural); it was 16,470 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,297
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,093
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,064
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,432 (it was 1,299 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

36%

Land area: 666 sq. mi.

Water area: 12.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Burleson County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (36.3%), Retail trade (14.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 36%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 50%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Burleson County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (68.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (18.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (12.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Texas median age:  33.0 years
Males: 8,536  (49.5%)
Females: 8,717  (50.5%)
Average household size:
Burleson County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,478 ($33,026 in 1999)

This county:

$45478
Texas:

$51704

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $461 (lower quartile is $350, upper quartile is $572)
This county:

$461
State:

$711


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,912 (it was $53,100 in 2000)
Burleson:

$89,912
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,595 - $167,706

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $149,934
Here:

$149,934
State:

$188,898

Townhouses or other attached units: $272,581
Here:

$272,581
State:

$180,420

Mobile homes: $69,872
Here:

$69,872
State:

$60,009

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $36,847
Here:

$36,847
State:

$67,181
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $941
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $350

Institutionalized population: 163

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 49
  • Thefts: 36
  • Auto thefts: 14

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 17
  • Burglaries: 66
  • Thefts: 65
  • Auto thefts: 7
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2012: 35 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $133,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,286 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $957 (1.1%)

Burleson County household income distribution in 2009 Burleson County home values distribution Burleson County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.0%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.3% for Black residents, 13.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.6% for other race residents, 22.1% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.9%
Burleson County:

14.9%
Texas:

17.5%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.6% for Black residents, 13.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.5% for other race residents, 22.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 43 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48 years old, Black residents: 37 years old, Asian residents: 40 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 34 years old)

Area name: College Station-Bryan, TX MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Burleson County is $562 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $686 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $869 a month.

Cities in this county include: Caldwell, Old River, Somerville, Cooks Point, Snook.

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

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Neighboring counties: Brewster County , Madison County, Florida , St. Helena Parish, Louisiana , St. Martin Parish, Louisiana , Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana , Hays County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 413
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 71.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 502 (43% naturalized citizens)

Burleson County:

3.0%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 87
  • 1990 to 1994: 126
  • 1985 to 1989: 34
  • 1980 to 1984: 27
  • 1975 to 1979: 96
  • 1970 to 1974: 32
  • 1970 to 1974: 35
  • 1965 to 1969: 65

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.1%

Burleson County marital status for males Burleson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,013
  • One, attached: 73
  • Two: 51
  • 3 or 4: 162
  • 5 to 9: 25
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • 20 or more: 54
  • Mobile homes: 2,645
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 164

Housing units in Burleson County with a mortgage: 914 (23 second mortgage, 57 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,491

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Burleson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,86323
Catholic2,1443
Mainline Protestant1,83610
Black Protestant1831
Other622
None9,099-
Burleson County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Burleson County:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Burleson County:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

9.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Burleson County:

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Burleson County:

26.9%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.4%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Burleson County:

Average size of farms: 251 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $23,386
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $156.83
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.82%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 71.24%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,639
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.09%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 25.65%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $30,444
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.19%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 22.30
Corn for grain: 14273 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1582 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 7739 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3719 harvested acres
Vegetables: 415 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Burleson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 302.6 miles away from Burleson County center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 144.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 403.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 135.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 291.8 miles away from Burleson County center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 427.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • TexasHurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 7, 2008 to October 2, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1791): September 13, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1791, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasWildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 1, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3284): March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • TexasHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1606): September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3261): September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3216): September 2, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasExtreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 1, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared (EM-3142): September 1, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • TexasSevere Storms, Flooding and Tornadoes, Incident Period: October 17, 1998 to November 15, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1257): October 21, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1257, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • TexasSevere Storm,Thunderstorms, Flooding, Incident Period: October 14, 1994 to November 8, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1041): October 18, 1994, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1041, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • TexasExtreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3113): September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • TexasSevere Storm, Thunderstorms, Incident Period: December 20, 1991 to January 14, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-930): December 26, 1991, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-930, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Burleson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (81%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • Ecuador (2%)
  • India (2%)
  • South Africa (2%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • Guatemala (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Burleson County (%):

  • German (19%)
  • United States or American (11%)
  • Czech (11%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Burleson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,254 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 1,203 (18%)
  • Motorcycle: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 76 (1%)
  • Other means: 100 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 223 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

68 people in nursing homes
37 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
125 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
38 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,690.

7.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,575 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.77% relocated from other counties in Texas ($32,823 average AGI)
0.95% relocated from other states ($3,755 average AGI)
Burleson County:

0.95%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Brazos County, TX  2.35% ($37,540 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.83% ($38,122)
from Washington County, TX  0.56% ($27,121)
from Milam County, TX  0.19% ($39,091)
from Robertson County, TX  0.17% ($33,900)


7.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,055 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.56% relocated to other counties in Texas ($27,187 average AGI)
0.80% relocated to other states ($3,869 average AGI)
Burleson County:

0.80%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brazos County, TX  2.58% ($28,224 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.54% ($27,750)
to Washington County, TX  0.47% ($22,607)
to Milam County, TX  0.20% ($37,000)
to Travis County, TX  0.20% ($11,750)
to Grimes County, TX  0.17% ($23,200)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Burleson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Burleson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Burleson County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 27.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Burleson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Burleson County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,218 (2,747 aged, 471 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 678 (17%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Burleson County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (334)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (208)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (141)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (105)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (93)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (68)
  • Congestive heart failure (59)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (21)
  • Unspecified dementia (21)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.86
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 1805.710
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 146.570
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 35047.19

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1438.680
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 904.980

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12.78
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 52.21

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,024
  • In family households: 14,621 (3,465 male householders, 1,278 female householders)
    3,635 spouses, 4,626 children (4,151 natural, 163 adopted, 312 stepchildren), 614 grandchildren, 166 brothers or sisters, 111 parents, 227 other relatives, 380 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,403 (1,047 male householders (879 living alone)), 1,032 female householders (927 living alone)), 324 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 163 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 2,291 2-persons, 975 3-persons, 810 4-persons, 383 5-persons, 163 6-persons, 121 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,806 1-person, 239 2-persons, 22 3-persons, 7 4-persons, 5 5-persons.

2,901 married couples with children.
978 single-parent households (235 men, 743 women).

85.9% of residents of Burleson County speak English at home.
11.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (29% speak English very well, 71% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $99,322,000 ($5823 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,944,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $44,450,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $21,189,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,466,000
Federal grants: $26,815,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,414,000 ($596,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,989,000 ($382,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $177,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,107,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,021,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,214
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 853
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +53
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +379
Here:

+22 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Burleson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.65 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 421
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,390
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,479
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,877
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,547
  • 1960 to 1969: 792
  • 1950 to 1959: 486
  • 1940 to 1949: 289
  • 1939 or earlier: 766
Rooms in houses/apartments in Burleson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 21
  • 2 rooms: 139
  • 3 rooms: 260
  • 4 rooms: 950
  • 5 rooms: 1,447
  • 6 rooms: 1,108
  • 7 rooms: 665
  • 8 rooms: 315
  • 9+ rooms: 159
  • 1 room: 43
  • 2 rooms: 70
  • 3 rooms: 170
  • 4 rooms: 310
  • 5 rooms: 357
  • 6 rooms: 248
  • 7 rooms: 68
  • 8 rooms: 22
  • 9+ rooms: 11
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Burleson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 50
  • 1 bedroom: 261
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,498
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,727
  • 4 bedrooms: 451
  • 5+ bedrooms: 77
  • no bedroom: 56
  • 1 bedroom: 194
  • 2 bedrooms: 448
  • 3 bedrooms: 513
  • 4 bedrooms: 86
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2
Cars and other vehicles available in Burleson County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 273
  • 1 vehicle: 1,511
  • 2 vehicles: 2,152
  • 3 vehicles: 804
  • 4 vehicles: 245
  • 5+ vehicles: 79
  • no vehicle: 235
  • 1 vehicle: 550
  • 2 vehicles: 380
  • 3 vehicles: 90
  • 4 vehicles: 34
  • 5+ vehicles: 10

64% of Burleson County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Texas.

Burleson County:

63.6%
State average:

51.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13569
  • Northeast: 175
  • Midwest: 706
  • South: 968
  • West: 455

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $25,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Burleson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (44.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31.2%)
  • Utility gas (20.8%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Electricity (45.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27.1%)
  • Utility gas (24.0%)
  • Wood (1.5%)
  • No fuel used (1.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 119
Here:

5.8%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 36
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

10.6%
Texas:

15.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 459
  • Number of aged recipients: 67
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 392
  • Number of recipients under 18: 59
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 272
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 128
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 204
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 194
Burleson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Burleson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Burleson County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13076.4 years
Mary10279.7 years
Joe8877.2 years
Frank8277.0 years
William8175.6 years
Willie7377.1 years
James6874.6 years
Robert6672.2 years
Annie6581.2 years
Henry6377.6 years
Most common last names in Burleson County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4479.1 years
Jones3879.4 years
Williams3472.9 years
Lewis3377.2 years
Davis3373.3 years
Moore3177.0 years
Sebesta3176.3 years
Johnson2975.5 years
Wilson2571.4 years
Loehr2479.5 years
Businesses in Burleson County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx3Subway2
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Pizza Hut1