Chittenden County

Burlington, VT: What you need to know

The pretty city of Burlington is on the eastern shore of Lake Champlain and in 2015 became the first city in America to run completely on renewable energy. Burlington is also a college town thanks to the University of Vermont and Champlain College, and the University of Vermont Medical Center is the largest hospital in the state. Livability conveniences to residents include a top downtown two interstates, Burlington International Airport and a four-block Church Street Marketplace pedestrian mall within the heart of the community.


Burlington, VT City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 42,570
Median Age 27
Median Household Income $44,671
Median Home Price $265,800

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Health in Burlington, VT

  • Fletcher Allen Medical Center in Burlington, VT
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Burlington, VT Demographics

Median Population in Burlington, VT

Median Age 26.8%
Age 18 Over 87.2%
Age 21 Over 70.3%
Age 62 Over 12.9%
Age 65 Over 10.5%

Race in Burlington, VT

  Ethnicity White 86.2%
  Ethnicity Black 4.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 5.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 2.7%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 0.3%

Population By Gender in Burlington, VT

  Male 48.8%
  Female 51.2%

Language in Burlington, VT

  English Only 86.6%
  English Other 13.4%

Economics in Burlington, VT

  Median Household Income $44,671
  Median Home Price $265,800
  Homes Owned 59.7%
  Homes Rent 40.3%
  Median Property Rent $1,050

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Commute Types in Burlington, VT

  Walked 21%
  Worked at Home 5.5%
  Public Transportation 5.3%
  Other Means 6.7%
  Drove Alone 52.9%
  Carpooled 8.7%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 12
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