Burlington Information

Burlington Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Burlington, IA

General Burlington Information

State: Iowa

County: Des Moines County

Close cities: Danville, IA, Sperry, IA, Wever, IA, West Burlington, IA, Middletown, IA

Burlington Population (census data)
Total 25,382 (-5.6% since 2000)
Male 12,085 (47.6%)
Female 13,297 (52.4%)

Population Density: 1,806 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.9 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1845

Land Area: 14.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,231

Zip Codes: 52601.

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Burlington Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.6%)
  • Black (5.0%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (32.4%)
  • Irish (13.7%)
  • English (9.4%)
  • United States (9.0%)
  • Swedish (4.6%)
  • French (3.1%)

Burlington School Information

High Schools
Burlington Community High School (421 Terrace Drive, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
Middle Schools
James Madison Middle School (2132 Madison Avenue, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
Oak Street Middle School (903 Oak Street, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Black Hawk Elementary School (2804 South 14th Street, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
Corse Elementary School (700 South Starr Street, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
North Hill Elementary School (825 N 8th Street, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
Sunnyside Elementary School (2040 Sunnyside Avenue, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Burlington Alternative School (1910 Agency Street, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)
James Wilson Grimes School (800 South Street, Burlington, IA, 52601 - Burlington Community School District District)

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