Burrillville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Rhode Island. With a population of 16,854 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 professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Burrillville who work in office and administrative support (10.15%), management occupations (8.11%), and teaching (7.23%).
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.
Burrillville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One downside of living in Burrillville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.42 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Burrillville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.04% of adults in Burrillville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Burrillville in 2018 was $35,127, which is lower middle income relative to Rhode Island, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $140,508 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 French, Irish, French Canadian, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Burrillville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.