Burke, Virginia 

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Population

43,077

+3.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$132,066

Median Home Price

$626,500

Median Age

40.6

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.0 / 5.7

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Burke, Virginia

National center - Along the Potomac River between southern Maryland and northern Virginia, inland from Chesapeake Bay. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Burke, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Burke, VA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Uniquely attractive core
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Cost of living
Summer heat


What Bert Has To Say About Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area

It would be an understatement to say that the nation’s capital is a unique place. The centrally located National Mall is an urban planning gem, with excellent open spaces, walking paths, and major monuments in a classic architectural style. Lining the mall is the Smithsonian museum complex, probably the best set of museums in the world in a single location. In reality, the whole mall setup is a museum in and of itself and a major destination for locals and visitors alike. Numerous government offices and first class hospitality venues surround the mall. To the northwest of the mall, but still within the city limits, lies the upscale residential and commercial enclave of Georgetown, home to Georgetown University, George Washington Hospital, and a variety of entertainment and nightlife amenities. But not all of the D.C. central city glitters; to the north and east in particular lies a considerable expanse of socioeconomically mixed neighborhoods and areas of urban decay.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Virginia
County: Fairfax County
Metro Area: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Burke
Zip Codes: 22015
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Burke is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Burke jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Burke's cost of living is 49.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Burke's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Fairfax county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 69.9% to 28.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Burke's population is 43,077 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Burke is Real Estate: $626,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.0%.

SCHOOLS
Burke public schools spend $14,978 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Burke. More Education



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Housing Market in Burke

It's a good time to buy in Burke. Home Appreciation is up 12.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Burke is $626,500.

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Reviews for Burke   5 Reviews
Family Friendly - 4/18/2013
Burke, VA is a very family friendly area with top ranked schools in the local... Read More

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Retirement cost of living. - 2/19/2010
Burke is located in Fairfax County Virginia outside of Washington, D.C. Fairfax has one of the top school systems in the country. The quality of life in Fairfax is high... Read More

Great Place to Live and Raise a Family (but expens - 6/1/2007
Burke is a great place to live in the DC suburbs. It has a small town feel and boasts top Fairfax County Schools, beautiful parks, libraries, and many commute options... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BURKE, VIRGINIA
22015

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