Burnett County is located in Northwest Wisconsin. The County Seat is Meenon and the largest city is Grantsburg. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.burnettcounty.com . The 2014 population estimate is 15,328 and the 2010 census population was 15,457. The land area is 821.85 square miles and there are 18.8 persons per square mile.
91.5% of the population is White, 0.7% is Black or African American, 1.5% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 4.9% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.4% is two or more races. 89.2% have a high school degree or higher, and 16.7% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $147,600, there are 7,354 households, an average of 2.07 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,843, the median household income is $39,564, and 17.1% of the persons in Burnett County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,451. Retail sales (in $1000) were $118,697, and sales per capita were $7,336.
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