Burlington County NJ Information


Burlington County Subdivisions

Burlington County NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 458,813
Daytime Population: Workers 223,986
Daytime Population: Residents 211,629
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 435,615
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 445,618
Population in Familes 376,719
Population in Group Qrtrs 13,195
Population Density2 575
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $79,451
Average Household Income $103,725
Per Capita Income $38,847


Total Housing Units 180,244 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 126,781 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 42,259 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,204 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $258,945
Average Home Value $304,109


Total Households 169,040
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 119,051
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.31% 0.37%
Households 0.22% 0.32%
Families 0.2% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


Burlington County NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burlington County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 11 52nd
Population Density # 14 38th
Diversity Index # 12 48th
Median Household Income # 8 67th
Per Capita Income # 8 67th

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