Burleson, Texas

city in Texas, United States
Burleson, Texas City Hall

Burleson is a city in Texas. During the 2010 Census, there were 36,690 people living in Burleson.[1] Burleson is in both Johnson and Tarrant counties and is a suburb of Fort Worth.

Kelly Clarkson was living in Burleson when she won the first American Idol contest.[2]


  1. "2010 Census data for Burleson". Retrieved August 1, 2018.
  2. "Burleson is already 'Idol'-izing homegrown hopeful". The Dallas Morning News. August 20, 2002. Retrieved February 2, 2009. [...] while Ms. Taylor has remained in Texas with her second husband, contractor Jimmy Taylor