Burkburnett, TX Demographics


Population (year 2000): 10,927. Estimated population in July 2005: 10,378 (-5.0% change)
Males: 5,284 (48.4%), Females: 5,643 (51.6%)

Wichita County

Zip code: 76354

Median resident age: 36.8 years
Median household income: $37,408 (year 2000)
Median house value: $63,000 (year 2000)

Races in Burkburnett:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.9%)
  • Hispanic (6.2%)
  • Black (2.9%)
  • Other race (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (13.8%), English (11.7%), German (11.5%), Irish (11.0%), French (3.7%), Italian (2.8%).

Elevation: 1057 feet

Land area: 9.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Burkburnett

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burkburnett city

  • Never married: 16.0%
  • Now married: 65.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

2.9% Foreign born (1.1% Latin America, 0.9% Asia, 0.8% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +804 (+7.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Burkburnett:

  • WICHITA VALLEY REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB HOSPITAL OF WICHITA (about 14 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • IHS HOSPITAL AT WICHITA FALLS (about 14 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Burkburnett:

  • SHEPPARD AFB/WICHITA FALLS MUNI (about 10 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; ID: SPS)
  • LAWTON-FORT SILL REGIONAL (about 36 miles; LAWTON, OK; ID: LAW)
  • HENRY POST AAF (about 40 miles; FORT SILL, OK; ID: FSI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Burkburnett:

  • WICHITA VALLEY (about 11 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; ID: F14)
  • GRANDFIELD MUNI (about 16 miles; GRANDFIELD, OK; ID: 1O1)
  • KICKAPOO DOWNTOWN AIRPARK (about 18 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; ID: T47)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burkburnett:

  • MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,619)
  • CAMERON UNIVERSITY (about 38 miles; LAWTON, OK; FT enrollment: 3,529)
  • SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 100 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; FT enrollment: 4,360)
  • NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE (about 104 miles; GAINESVILLE, TX; FT enrollment: 3,018)
  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA NORMAN CAMPUS (about 110 miles; NORMAN, OK; FT enrollment: 20,154)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 114 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 5,220)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS (about 116 miles; DENTON, TX; FT enrollment: 21,673)

Schools

Public high schools in Burkburnett:

  • BURKBURNETT H S (Students: 956; Location: 109 W KRAMER RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • ALTER ED CTR (Students: 16; Location: 108 E WILLIAMS DR; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Burkburnett:

  • AGAPE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 152; Location: PO BOX 771; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Burkburnett:

  • BURKBURNETT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 848; Location: 102 S AVE D; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • JOHN G HARDIN EL (Students: 612; Location: 100 N AVE D; Grades: PK – 05)
  • I C EVANS EL (Students: 556; Location: 1015 S BERRY ST; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in Burkburnett:

  • BURKBURNETT LIBRARY (Operating income: $125,187; Location: 215 E 4TH ST; 25,741 books; 371 audio materials; 1,030 video materials; 67 serial subscriptions)