Burlington, VT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Burlington, Vermont Info Snack

Population
42,545
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
26.4%
Median Home
$284,500
Median Income
$51,394
Median Rent
$1,213

Burlington SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Burlington, VT Crime Report

1,284
Total Crimes
2,989.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
20.68%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Burlington
/ 100k People
Vermont
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,284 2,989.0 1,626.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 174 405.0 202.2 366.7
Murder 2 4.7 1.8 5.0
Robbery 13 30.3 11.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 118 274.7 144.6 250.2
Property Crime 1,110 2,583.9 1,424.4 2,109.9
Burglary 109 253.7 204.3 340.5
Larceny 976 2,272.0 1,172.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 25 58.2 47.8 219.9

Burlington, VT Cost Of Living

116
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Burlington Vermont National Average
Overall 116 109 100
Services 104 104 100
Groceries 111 111 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 134 112 100
Transportation 113 113 100
Utilities 119 119 100

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Rankings for Burlington in Vermont

Map Of Burlington, VT

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3

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4

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5

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Population 19,162

6

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Population over time in Burlington

Year Population % Change
2019 42,545 0.1%
2018 42,513 0.1%
2017 42,453 -0.2%
2016 42,556 -0.0%
2015 42,570 0.5%
2014 42,342 0.0%
2013 42,331 0.2%
2012 42,259 0.2%
2011 42,192 0.6%
2010 41,935 -

Race / Ethnicity in Burlington

White
82.9% (35,270)
African American
5.5% (2,327)
American Indian
0.2% (66)
Asian
5.8% (2,461)
Hawaiian
0.0% (12)
Other
0.1% (61)
Two Or More
2.4% (1,028)
Hispanic
3.1% (1,320)
Race Burlington VT USA
White 82.9% 92.8% 60.7%
African American 5.5% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 5.8% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 1.9% 18.0%

Gender in Burlington

Female
51.0% (21,709)
Male
49.0% (20,836)
Gender Burlington VT USA
Female 51.0% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burlington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,276)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,127)
High School / GED
18.0% (7,658)
Some College
16.0% (6,807)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (2,127)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (13,614)
Master's Degree
14.0% (5,956)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,701)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,276)
Education Burlington VT USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Burlington, Vermont

Less than $10,000
8.9% (378,617)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (303,562)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (557,773)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (415,374)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (420,771)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (703,257)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (482,718)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (552,889)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (201,518)
$200,000 or more
5.6% (238,017)
Income Burlington VT USA
Less than $10,000 8.9% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 9.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 12.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 18.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 14.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 16.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 5.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.6% 5.5% 7.7%

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