Send us your Burgin photos:
Burgin is a city in Mercer County.
Burgin is in the Bluegrass region.
The community was named for Temple Burgin, landowner who deeded land to the railroad
The latitude of Burgin is 37.753N. The longitude is -84.766W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 892 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 880.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Burgin demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Mercer County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 40310 ZIP code.
11% of Burgin residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Burgin ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Burgin was $16,756, compared with $21,587 nationally.
8% of Burgin residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Burgin, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $344. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $635.
Mercer County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Burgin political report.
The average commute time for Burgin workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Burgin:
Send us your corrections and additions