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Burlison, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Burlison had a population of 448 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Burlison is located at latitude 35.557 and longitude -89.7846 in Tipton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Burlison (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tipton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 410 feet.

The Town of Burlison (GNIS ID: 2405346) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Burlison is located within Commissioner District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Tipton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Burlison population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Burlison, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 448
Population in Households 448
Population in Familes 384
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 418
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 175
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 131
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 191 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 134 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 41 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $141,892
Average Home Value $147,575


Median Household Income $42,556
Average Household Income $57,772
Per Capita Income $22,430
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.85% 0.62%
Households 0.66% 0.57%
Families 0.62% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Burlison, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burlison to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 362 15th
Population Density1 # 252 41st
Diversity Index2 # 290 32nd
Median Household Income # 145 66th
Per Capita Income # 154 64th

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