Burkburnett is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 11,043 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Burkburnett is the 215th largest community in Texas.
When you are in Burkburnett, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.05% of Burkburnett’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Burkburnett is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Burkburnett who work in office and administrative support (12.74%), teaching (9.72%), and sales jobs (8.22%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Burkburnett, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
Burkburnett is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Burkburnett is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.28% of adults 25 and older in Burkburnett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Burkburnett in 2010 was $23,695, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,780 for a family of four. However, Burkburnett contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Burkburnett is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Burkburnett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Burkburnett residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Burkburnett also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.06% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Burkburnett include Irish, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Burkburnett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.