Burke County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

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Burke County Population Demographics top

Total Population 177,150
Male Population 85,996
Female Population 91,154
Male Population 48.54 %
Female Population 51.46 %
Median Age 43
Citizen US Born 165,826
Citizen not US Born 5,168
Not Citizen 6,156
Citizen US Born 93.61 %
Citizen not US Born 2.92 %
Not Citizen 3.48 %
Moved from Abroad 583
Moved from Same Country 11,367
Moved from Same State 6,111
Moved from Different State 3,129
Same House as Last Year 154,397
Moved from Abroad 0.33 %
Moved from Same Country 6.42 %
Moved from Same State 3.45 %
Moved from Different State 1.77 %
Same House as Last Year 87.16 %

Occupational Employment in Burke County top

White Collar 55,584
Blue Collar 22,249
White Collar 31.38 %
Blue Collar 12.56 %
Self Employees 7,025
Private Companies 54,894
Governmental Workers 11,103
Not for Profit Companies 4,811
Self Employees 3.97 %
Private Companies 30.99 %
Governmental Workers 6.27 %
Not for Profit Companies 2.72 %

Number of Households in Burke County top

Total Households 70,105
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 46,435
Non-family Households 23,670
Non-family Households 26.21 %
Family Households 13.36 %
Households with Children 20,067
Households without Children 50,038
Households with Children 11.33 %
Households without Children 28.25 %

Median and Average Income in Burke County top

Average Household Income $53,129.08
Median Household Income $38,243.00
People below Poverty Level 29,845
People above Poverty Level 141,547

Housing in Burke County top

Housing Units 83,348
Median Year Built 1979
Built in 1939 or Earlier 5,118
Built between 1940 and 1949 4,889
Built between 1950 and 1959 7,638
Built between 1960 and 1969 9,593
Built between 1970 and 1979 14,878
Built between 1980 and 1989 14,827
Built between 1990 and 1999 14,834
Built between 2000 and 2009 10,244
Built in 2010 or Later 1,327
Occupied Housing Units 70,105
Owner Occupied 48,449
Renter Occupied 21,656
Owner Occupied 27.35 %
Renter Occupied 12.22 %
With Mortgage 26,816
Without Mortgage 21,633
Median Value with Mortgage $129,300.00
Median Value without Mortgage $102,400.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $621.00
With Mortgage 15.14 %
Without Mortgage 12.21 %

Burke County Education Statistics top

No High School 8,466
Some High School 57,391
Some College 40,760
Associate Degree 14,213
Bachelor's Degree 18,593
Graduate Degree 9,049
No High School 4.78 %
Some High School 32.4 %
Some College 23.01 %
Associate Degree 8.02 %
Bachelor's Degree 10.5 %
Graduate Degree 5.11 %

Marital Status in Burke County top

Never Married 40,616
Married 79,216
Separated 4,614
Widowed 10,770
Divorced 16,673
Never Married 22.93 %
Married 44.72 %
Separated 2.6 %
Widowed 6.08 %
Divorced 9.41 %

Means of Transport to Work in Burke County top

Car 71,746
Bus or TrolleyBus 127
Bicycle 72
Motorcycle 127
Walk 1,001

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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Burke County is an area in Foothills,North Carolina with a population of 177,150. There are 85,996 male residents living in Burke County and 91,154 female residents. The total number of households is 70,105 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 43 with 79,216 people being married and 72,673 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 71.41% white collar employees and 28.59% blue collar employees in Burke County.
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