What you need to know about Burlington, VT

Burlington is located in Chittenden County, Vermont. The population is 87% White, 4% Black, 5% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 3% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $42,745 and the median home value is $256,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Burlington, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Burlington has a Walk Score ® of 53.
Top 10 Downtowns 2011
Colleges in Burlington, VT
The University of Vermont is hot. And green. And community-minded.
Best Restaurants in Burlington, VT
Burlington, VT's food scene is as fabulous as its scenery - and some restaurants combine both.
Neighborhoods in Burlington, VT
Burlington, VT is a green city and is also getting residential quality-of-life accolades from all corners.
Converse Hall at UVM in Burlington, VT
Colleges in Burlington, VT
The University of Vermont is hot. And green. And community-minded.

Median Home Price

$256,700
Higher than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 40.61%
40.61% Complete
Homes Rented 59.39%
59.39% Complete

Real Estate

In Burlington, Vermont


Ready to move to Burlington? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Burlington.
Red Square Bar & Grill in Burlington, VT
Best Restaurants in Burlington, VT
Burlington, VT's food scene is as fabulous as its scenery - and some restaurants combine both.
Colchester Avenue in Burlington, VT
Neighborhoods in Burlington, VT
Burlington, VT is a green city and is also getting residential quality-of-life accolades from all corners.

Schools

In Burlington, Vermont


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Burlington rates.

Median Household Income

$42,745
Lower than the national average

Business

In Burlington, Vermont


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Burlington.

Residents

Most residents are
10-24 Years old

Health

In Burlington, Vermont


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Burlington.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 49%
49% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete

Burlington, VT's Rankings

Top 10 Downtowns 2011
Top 10 Beer Cities 2012
Top 10 College Towns 2010

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