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What You’ll Love About Burke

The Amenities

A beautiful selection of parks, plenty of local shopping and dining, and gorgeous homes are just three perks of Burke.

The Employment

Burke is close to Washington D.C. and the Pentagon, and has a very low unemployment rate of just 3.20%.

The Weather

Warm summer days and comfortable winter nights are just two more reasons to fall in love with Burke, Virginia.

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Explore Peaceful Burke

Beautiful and luxurious homes for sale, a wealth of exciting opportunities, and plenty of fun things to do are just three of the reasons Burke is such a popular community with homebuyers. Only 30-minutes from Washington, D.C., this highly desirable suburb promises an exceptionally high quality of life. In Burke, you'll find beautiful parks, arts and culture galore, and a dynamic hometown community.

Spotlights of Burke

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Parks & Rec

It can be hard to find your favorite park in Burke when there are so many to choose from! Burke Lake is a worthy contender, and a local favorite among residents and visitors alike. With 888 acres to roam and play, this park offers mini-golf, disc-golf, a carousel, hiking, biking, boating, and more.

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Local Attractions

Burke and its surrounding area are home to a number of fun things to do and exciting outdoor attractions. The Burke Farmers Market is a popular way to spend a Saturday morning.



Burke has a low unemployment rate of just 3.2% and is within close distance of major employers in Washington D.C. and the Pentagon. Family-owned and local businesses in Burke have also boosted the community's economy.



Public schools in Burke are served by the Fairfax County Public School System, so parents and families with children in Burke may send their children to the excellently rated public schools there. Burke is home to a number of private and public elementary, middle, and high schools.

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Shopping & Dining

From major and big-box retailers to smaller mom & pop shops, there's truly something for everyone when it comes to shopping in Burke. Taking care of all your grocery shopping, or finding the perfect new outfit, has never been easier.

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Community Events

Burke residents and officials work hard to create exciting community events that bring the community together. Whether it's a seasonal holiday celebration or a local arts and culture festival, there's something fun for everyone in this dynamic community.

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Burke at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population (2020): 42,806
Zip Code: 22009, 22015


Travel & Commute

Washington, DC: 31 min
Arlington: 24 min
Public Transit: Washington Metro Orange Line
Commute Options: Metro, VA Rail Express, Commuter Lots, Commuter Buses
Airport: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Dulles International Airport
Major Highways: I-395, Highway 620

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