Burrillville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Rhode Island. With a population of 16,158 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Burrillville is the 24th 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 (12.38%), management occupations (7.83%), and healthcare (6.68%).
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.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Burrillville is worth considering.
One downside of living in Burrillville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Burrillville, the average commute to work is 34.16 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Burrillville is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.79% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Burrillville in 2018 was $36,716, 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 $146,864 for a family of four.
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.