Burrillville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Rhode Island. With a population of 16,303 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Burrillville is the 23rd largest community in Rhode Island.
Unlike some towns, Burrillville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Burrillville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Burrillville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Burrillville who work in office and administrative support (17.93%), sales jobs (8.74%), and management occupations (7.96%).
Also of interest is that Burrillville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Burrillville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Burrillville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Burrillville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.96 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Burrillville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.75% of adults in Burrillville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Burrillville in 2010 was $32,581, which is lower middle income relative to Rhode Island, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,324 for a family of four. However, Burrillville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Burrillville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Burrillville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Burrillville include Irish, French Canadian, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Burrillville is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Portuguese.