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Welcome to Burton ...

The village of Burton is located in Geauga County<1>.

The location of Burton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Burton: BUR-tuhn<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Burton has a population of 1,451 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Burton.

Burton is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Burton lies within the (440) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Burton had an population of 1,451 people. This is a decrease of 0.27% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Burton had a population of 1,455 people. This makes Burton the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Burton represents 0.01% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 458th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,455 people, the population of Burton has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,450 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Burton.

Adding Burton to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Burton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Burton elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Burton on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Burton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Burton - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Oklahoma (2), Ontario (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Burton.

Communities near Burton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Burton.

  • Mentor [Lake County]
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    • Mentor [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Burton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,262 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mentor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mentor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mentor<7>
  • Willoughby [Lake County]
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    • Willoughby [Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Burton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,977 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willoughby<7>
  • Solon [Cuyahoga County]
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    • Solon [Cuyahoga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Burton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,779 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Solon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Solon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Solon<7>
  • Painesville [Lake County]
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    • Painesville [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Burton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,886 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Painesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Painesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Painesville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Twinsburg [Summit County]
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      • Twinsburg [Summit County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Burton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,856 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twinsburg<7>
    • Mayfield Heights [Cuyahoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayfield Heights
      • Mayfield Heights [Cuyahoga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Burton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayfield Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayfield Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayfield Heights<7>
    • Eastlake [Lake County]
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      • Eastlake [Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Burton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,042 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastlake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastlake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eastlake<7>
    • Streetsboro [Portage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streetsboro
      • Streetsboro [Portage County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Burton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,478 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Streetsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Streetsboro<7>
    • Aurora [Portage County]
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      • Aurora [Portage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Burton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,338 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<7>
    • Lyndhurst [Cuyahoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyndhurst
      • Lyndhurst [Cuyahoga County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Burton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyndhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyndhurst
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyndhurst<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Burton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Burton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Burton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Burton.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Burton. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Burton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burton ...

Looking for more information about Burton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Burton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Burton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Geauga County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Burton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Geauga County: www.co.geauga.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Geauga, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Burton. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Burton.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Burton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Burton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Burton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4707, Longitude: -81.1460       In this case, the coordinates for Burton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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