Burlington County is located in south-central New Jersey. The County Seat is Mount Holly Township and the largest city is Evesham Township. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.co.burlington.nj.us/. The 2014 population estimate is 449,722 and the 2010 census population was 448,728. The land area is 798.58 square miles and there are 561.9 persons per square mile.
74.7% of the population is White, 17.5% is Black or African American, 7.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 4.8% is Asian, 0.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.7% is two or more races. 91.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 34.6% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $252,500, there are 164,979 households, an average of 2.65 persons per household. The per capita income is $36,835, the median household income is $78,446, and 5.5% of the persons in Burlington County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 34,702. Retail sales (in $1000) were $7,005,059, and sales per capita were $15,695. The percentage of black-owned firms is 8.8%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 27.7%.
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