Burien is located in west Washington. Burien is part of King County. Burien has 7.42 square miles of land area and 5.81 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Burien population is 49,291, which has grown 54.61% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 17.05% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Burien median household income is $52,140 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.41% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 31.72% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Burien median house value is $273,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 56.37% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 52.82% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Burien is worse than the state average in quality.