Burke, Virginia 

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Population

42,710

+3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$132,066

Median Home Price

$502,400

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.

Pros
-Uniquely attractive core
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Burke
 $689,500 
9601 Little Cobbler Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3456 SqFt
 $1,340,000 
9330 Old Burke Lake Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 4110 SqFt
 $669,000 
9012 Parliament Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1824 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

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 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 68.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Burke's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Burke, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Fairfax county voted Democratic in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Burke's population is 42,710 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Burke is $502,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%. Check out the homes in the area

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 0.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Burke Real Estate

The median home price in Burke is $502,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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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NEW LISTINGS IN BURKE
$689,500
9601 Little Cobbler Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,340,000
9330 Old Burke Lake Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$669,000
9012 Parliament Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$499,999
10850 Split Oak Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$655,000
5841 New England Woods Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$695,000
9107 Huber Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$565,000
6130 Wicklow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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