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Welcome to Burton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Burton has a population of 292 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Burton.
Burton is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Burton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Burton: (979)
The ZIP code for Burton: 77835<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Burton had an population of 292 people. This is a decrease of 2.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Burton had a population of 300 people. This makes Burton the county's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 300 people, the population of Burton decreased 16.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 359 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, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Ontario (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), 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.
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. 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 ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2021