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Time Zone: Burlington County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Mount Holly is the Seat for Burlington County.

Burlington County is one of the original counties of New Jersey and was founded in 1694.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Burlington had a population of 446,108 people. This is an increase of 5.36% since the last Census (which gave a population of 423,394 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Burlington represented 5.03% of the total population of New Jersey, making it the state's 11th most populous county (out of 21 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
2010448,734+5.98%+0.59% since 2009
2009446,108+5.36%+0.14% since 2008
2008445,492+5.22%-0.18% since 2007
2000423,394The Last Census

More information can be found on the Burlington County Census Page for Burlington County.


Below are some of the communities located in Burlington County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Burlington County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Burlington   9,3969,7363.49% decrease  
Bordentown   3,8203,9693.75% decrease  
Beverly   2,5722,6613.34% decrease  

Websites for Burlington County

Official Website:   www.co.burlington.nj.us/

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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