Burke ( North Carolina )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Burke compared with those of the North Carolina state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Burke (North Carolina) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 90,054

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 89,148

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 909 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 1.0%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 506.72

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 175.80

County of Burke (North Carolina) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 5,093

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 5.7%

North Carolina 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 20,667

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 22.9%

North Carolina 24.3%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 13,039

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 14.5%

North Carolina 12.2%

USA 12.4%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.8%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 49.8%

North Carolina 51.0%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.2%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 50.2%

North Carolina 49%

USA 49.3%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 20,259

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 21 minutes.

County of Burke (North Carolina) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 79,660

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 88.5%

North Carolina 74.0%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,186

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 6.9%

North Carolina 21.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 424

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 0.5%

North Carolina 1.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,842

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 3.2%

North Carolina 1.9%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 212

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 0.2%

North Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 730

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 0.8%

North Carolina 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 4,401

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 4.9%

North Carolina 6.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 75,667

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 84.0%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Burke 84.0%

North Carolina 67.9%

USA 66.4%

County of Burke (North Carolina) More population data

Births 2004 = 1,007

Deaths 2004 = 890

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 5

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 59.6%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Burke 59.6%

North Carolina 53.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 4.8%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Burke 4.8%

North Carolina 5.3%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 8.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Burke 8.1%

North Carolina 8.0%

USA 17.9%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 2,321

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 25,945

County of Burke (North Carolina) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 39,056

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 1,626

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 4.3%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Burke 4.3%

North Carolina 14.4%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 74.1%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Burke 74.1%

North Carolina 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 85,900

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 9%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Burke 9%

North Carolina 16%

USA 26%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 34,528

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.48

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 17,397

Median household income 2004 = $ 35,474

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 14.0%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Burke 14.0%

North Carolina 13.8%

USA 12.7%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 67.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Burke 67.6%

North Carolina 78.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 12.8%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Burke 12.8%

North Carolina 22.5%

USA 24.4%

County of Burke (North Carolina) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 42,036

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 2,434

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.8%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Burke 5.8%

North Carolina 4.8%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 51,601

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 3,359

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 8,561

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,571,951

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 30,464

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 1,584

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 25,908

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -23.0%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Burke -23.0%

North Carolina 0.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 5,265

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 83,106

Total number of firms 2002 = 6,007

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 29.5%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 2,260,930

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 630,333

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 7,061

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 315

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 52,680

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 32,037

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 437,390

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 4,889

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