Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey

Burlington: City in New Jersey


Burlington is a city located in the county of Burlington in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 22,594 and a population density of 2,307 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 22,632 inhabitants.

The city was created 330 years ago in 1692.

Quick Facts about Burlington

Population : 22,632 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Burlington County
Postal code : 08016
Phone Area Codes : 609
Area : 9.79 km2
Altitude : 33 feet / 10 meters
Capital city : Burlington is capital of West Jersey
Establishment : January 01, 1693 (330 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:40:37 (1st February 2023)
Density : 2,311 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.17% (2010-2020)
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Location of Burlington on New Jersey map.
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Burlington is located at 40°4'16"N 74°51'54"W (40.0712200, -74.8648900).

Burlington map

Burlington has 1 neighbours.

  • Bristol borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States


The population of Burlington increased by 0.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,594 - census
2011 22,566 -0.12% estimation process
2012 22,540 -0.12% estimation process
2013 22,528 -0.05% estimation process
2014 22,534 0.03% estimation process
2015 22,661 0.56% estimation process
2016 22,620 -0.18% estimation process
2017 22,554 -0.29% estimation process
2018 22,497 -0.25% estimation process
2019 22,594 0.43% estimation process
2020 22,632 0.17% estimation process

Burlington zip code is 08016. County name: Burlington, County fips: 34005

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People born in Burlington (47)

People born in Burlington, including writer James Fenimore Cooper, politician William H. Wells, professional wrestler D'Lo Brown, .


  • Francis Greenleaf Allinson (American classical philologist) he was born in 16/12/1856
  • William Coxe, Jr. (American politician and gardener (1762-1831)) he was born in 03/05/1762
  • James Lawrence (American naval officer) he was born in 01/10/1781
  • John L. Burns (American soldier) he was born in 05/09/1793
  • William R. Rockhill (American politician) he was born in 10/02/1793
  • Guillaume de Bourjolly de Sermaise (French soldier and officer) he was born in 10/06/1793
  • Rod Streater (American football player) he was born in 09/02/1988
  • Alex Pitko (American baseball player) he was born in 22/11/1914
  • Alexander Van Rensselaer (American sportsman and patron of Princeton University (1850-1933)) he was born in 01/10/1850
  • Charles Hall (American football coach, born 1875) he was born in 23/12/1875
  • Charles Pettit McIlvaine (American bishop) he was born in 18/01/1799
  • Danny Green (American baseball player) he was born in 06/11/1876
  • Dennis Landolt (Player of American football) he was born in 15/10/1986
  • Eddie Miksis (American baseball player) he was born in 11/09/1926
  • Edward Burd Grubb, Jr. (American Union Army general) he was born in 13/11/1841
  • Franklin D'Olier (first national commander of The American Legion) he was born in 28/04/1877
  • John Schultz (American baseball pitcher)
  • Morton McMichael (Pennsylvania politician) he was born in 02/10/1807

Schools in Burlington

College & universities near Burlington, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
214944 Pennco Tech-Bristol Bristol (PA) 19007

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Burlington, NJ

Code Name Address Type
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
PNK Pennsauken, NJ 215 Derousse Avenue BUS
CRH Cherry Hill, New Jersey Cornell Ave. & West Marlton Pike OTHER
PHN North Philadelphia station 2900 North Broad St. RAIL

Post offices near Burlington

Post Office Name City ZIP
Burlington Post Office Burlington (NJ) 08016

Other places with the same name (21)

Other cities in Burlington County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Burlington County , NJ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Mount Laurel 41,870 Township of New Jersey
Marlboro 39,624 Township of New Jersey
Willingboro 32,014 Township in Burlington County, New Jersey
Medford 23,383 Township in New Jersey
Moorestown 20,607 Township of New Jersey
Maple Shade 18,463 Human settlement in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, United States of America
Springfield 17,378 Township in Union County, New Jersey, United States
Cinnaminson 16,602 Township in New Jersey
Fairview 14,124 Borough located in Bergen County, New Jersey
Lumberton 12,182 Township in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States
Bordentown 12,064 City in Burlington, New Jersey
Browns Mills 11,223 Census designated place
Marlton 10,133 Census designated place in New Jersey, United States
Mount Holly 9,525 City in Gaston County, North Carolina
Westampton 8,671 Township of New Jersey
Edgewater Park 8,639 Township of New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Burlington distances to largest New Jersey cities