The 2016 Burlington, North Carolina, population is 52,472. There are 1,804 people per square mile (population density).
The median age is 39.9. The US median is 37.4. 46.88% of people in Burlington, North Carolina, are married. 14.09% are divorced.
The average household size is 2.32 people. 21.40% of people are married, with children. 23.71% have children, but are single.
53.00% of people are white, 28.15% are black, 2.50% are asian, 0.26% are native american, and 0.14% claim 'Other'.
12.98% of the people in Burlington, North Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 87.02% are non-hispanic).