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Burns, Oregon - Basic Facts

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The City of Burns had a population of 2,612 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Burns is located at latitude 43.5883 and longitude -119.0613 in Harney County. The formal boundaries for the City of Burns (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Harney County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,153 feet.

The City of Burns (GNIS ID: 2409949) 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.

Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Burns is located within Burns Division of Harney County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Burns population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Burns, OR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 2,612
Population in Households 2,531
Population in Familes 1,847
Population in Group Qrtrs 81
Population Density1 736
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 1,199
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 672
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,394 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 709 (50.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 490 (35.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 195 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $80,973
Average Home Value $110,085


Median Household Income $30,559
Average Household Income $42,740
Per Capita Income $19,684
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.36% -0.88%
Households -1.24% -0.74%
Families -1.31% -0.97%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.36%
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.


Burns, OR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burns to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 131 66th
Population Density1 # 230 39th
Diversity Index2 # 164 57th
Median Household Income # 361 5th
Per Capita Income # 319 16th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.