Burke is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Burke Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fairfax County at latitude 38.7934 and longitude -77.2717. Fairfax County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 256 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Burke Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 8.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles.Photos of the local Burke, VA area
Also See: Burke, VA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||41,350|
|Population in Familes||37,636|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||3.0|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||14,060 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,781 (83.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,006 (14.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||273 ( 1.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$514,665|
|Average Home Value||$530,994|
|Median Household Income||$126,373|
|Average Household Income||$154,512|
|Per Capita Income||$51,508|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.23%|
|Per Capita Income||3.06%|
The table below compares Burke to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 26||96th|
|Population Density1||# 33||95th|
|Diversity Index2||# 103||83rd|
|Median Household Income||# 39||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 50||92nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.