Burke is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 732 people and just one neighborhood, Burke is the 886th largest community in Texas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Burke is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Burke is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Burke who work in office and administrative support (22.63%), sales jobs (10.61%) and maintenance occupations (8.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Burke has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Burke has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Burke than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Burke may be for you.
Burke 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.