The unemployment rate in Burke County is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Burke County jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Burke County's cost of living is 16.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Burke County, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Burke county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Burke County's population is 88,898 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Burke County is $131,129. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%. Check out the homes in the area
Burke County public schools spend $8,774 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Burke County. More Education