About This Place
Burr Oak is a city in Jewell County, Kansas, United States. The population was 265 at the 2000 census.
Burr Oak is located at 39°52′7″N 98°18′15″W / 39.86861°N 98.30417°W / 39.86861; -98.30417 (39.868516, -98.304297). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km²), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 265 people, 128 households, and 72 families residing in the city. The population density was 317.7 people per square mile (123.3/km²). There were 163 housing units at an average density of 195.4 per square mile (75.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 96.98% White, 1.89% Native American, and 1.13% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.51% of the population.