Burgin, KY Population

By | June 30, 2019

Population: 874. Estimated population in 2021: 873 (-0.1% change)
Males: 423 (48.4%), Females: 451 (51.6%)

Mercer County

Zip code: 40310

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $34,135
Median house value: $69,600

Races in Burgin:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.9%)
  • Black (3.9%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (15.6%), Irish (12.6%), German (8.1%), English (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), Italian (2.1%).

Elevation: 893 feet

Land area: 1.2 square miles

Map of Burgin, KY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Burgin

  • High school or higher: 80.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burgin city

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

0.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -145 (-14.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Burgin:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Burgin:

  • BLUE GRASS (about 23 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Abbreviation: LEX)
  • LOUISVILLE INTL-STANDIFORD FIELD (about 73 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Abbreviation: SDF)
  • CINCINNATI/NORTHERN KENTUCKY INTERNATIONAL (about 89 miles; COVINGTON/CINCINNATI, OH, KY; Abbreviation: CVG)

Other public-use airports nearest to Burgin:

  • STUART POWELL FIELD (about 13 miles; DANVILLE, KY; Abbreviation: DVK)
  • CAPITAL CITY (about 30 miles; FRANKFORT, KY; Abbreviation: FFT)
  • MADISON (about 33 miles; RICHMOND, KY; Abbreviation: I39)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burgin:

  • UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY (about 26 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 20,492)
  • LEXINGTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; LEXINGTON, KY; Full-time enrollment: 5,437)
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; RICHMOND, KY; Full-time enrollment: 11,214)
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE (about 70 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 15,514)
  • SULLIVAN UNIVERSITY (about 72 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,342)
  • BELLARMINE UNIVERSITY (about 72 miles; LOUISVILLE, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,030)
  • ELIZABETHTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 77 miles; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,217)

Public primary/middle schools in Burgin:

  • BURGIN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 233; Location: 440 E MAIN ST; Grades: 06 – 12)
  • BURGIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 196; Location: 440 E MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 05)

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