Burlington, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 9,301.
Population change since 2000: +13.6%
 
Males: 4,702  (50.6%)
Females: 4,599  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06013.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $114,770 (it was $82,711 in 2000)
Burlington:

$114,770
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $52,623 (it was $36,173 in 2000)

Burlington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $335,540 (it was $198,400 in 2000)
Burlington:

$335,540
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $279,250; detached houses: $292,118; townhouses or other attached units: $210,065; in 2-unit structures: $243,494; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $178,017; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $217,559; mobile homes: $174,567
March 2019 cost of living index in Burlington: 104.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Burlington, CT (2010)
    • 8,78494.4%White alone
    • 2462.6%Hispanic
    • 1361.5%Asian alone
    • 720.8%Two or more races
    • 550.6%Black alone
    • 40.04%Other race alone
    • 30.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%American Indian alone

Races in Burlington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Burlington, Connecticut as of January 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Burlington is 1,550 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Burlington, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (20.7%), Irish (20.0%), Polish (15.6%), English (15.5%), German (14.6%), French (10.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1806

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 29.8 square miles.

Population density: 312 people per square mile   (very low).

Burlington, Connecticut map

390 residents are foreign born (3.3% Europe, 0.6% North America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

4.8%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Burlington town:

1.8% ($3,486)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (5.3 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (77.5 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (79.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Collinsville, CT (2.1 miles ),
Avon, CT (2.2 miles ),
Canton Valley, CT (2.3 miles ),
Farmington, CT (2.3 miles ),
Bristol, CT (2.3 miles ),
Canton, CT (2.4 miles ),
Terryville, CT (2.5 miles ),
Harwinton, CT (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.76 N, Longitude: 72.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in Burlington, CT in 2017
Burlington satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 52 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 1998: 51 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 1999: 71 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2000: 64 buildings, average cost: $163,500
  • 2001: 56 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2002: 64 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2003: 65 buildings, average cost: $218,600
  • 2004: 54 buildings, average cost: $226,300
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $257,800
  • 2006: 23 buildings, average cost: $242,100
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $298,200
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $237,900
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $210,500
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $200,800
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $237,000
  • 2012: 23 buildings, average cost: $212,300
  • 2013: 31 buildings, average cost: $231,500
  • 2014: 24 buildings, average cost: $237,900
  • 2015: 17 buildings, average cost: $278,100
  • 2016: 20 buildings, average cost: $245,100
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $362,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Burlington, CT residents
Average permit cost in Burlington, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Burlington, CT
Historical housing units in Burlington, CT
Most common industries in Burlington, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.7%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Social assistance (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (11.8%)
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.2%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Burlington, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)
  • Computer specialists (3.3%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Top executives (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (5.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)

Average climate in Burlington, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Burlington, Connecticut average temperatures Burlington, Connecticut average precipitation Burlington, Connecticut humidity Burlington, Connecticut wind speed Burlington, Connecticut snowfall Burlington, Connecticut sunshine Burlington, Connecticut clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.0. This is about average.

City:

82.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.265. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.265
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.119. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.119
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.36
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Burlington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Burlington town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burlington-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 167.5 miles away from Burlington center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 192.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.1 miles away from Burlington center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 229.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.3 miles away from Burlington center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burlington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Burlington:

  • C I B: CARRIAGE DRIVE (8 CARRIAGE DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Burlington:

  • COUNTRYSIDE MANOR OF BRISTOL (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BRISTOL, CT)
  • GREATER BRISTOL VNA (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; BRISTOL, CT)
  • C R I: PLAINVILLE AVE GR HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FARMINGTON, CT)
  • AVON HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; AVON, CT)
  • APPLE REHAB AVON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; AVON, CT)
  • CHERRY BROOK HEALTH CARE CENTE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; COLLINSVILLE, CT)
  • SHERIDEN WOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BRISTOL, CT)

Heliports located in Burlington:

Amtrak stations near Burlington:

  • 13 miles: BERLIN (KENSINGTON, DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: HARTFORD (1 UNION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: WINDSOR (41 CENTRAL ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlington:

  • Tunxis Community College (about 6 miles; Farmington, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 11 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • University of Hartford (about 13 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)
  • Trinity College (about 14 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • Capital Community College (about 15 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 15 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 16 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)

Public high school in Burlington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Burlington:

See full list of schools located in Burlington

Library in Burlington:

  • BURLINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $276,218; Location: 34 LIBRARY LANE; 50,264 books; 18 e-books; 1,912 audio materials; 2,401 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Burlington: Schwartzmann Mill (A), Covey Corners (B), New Britain Camp (C), Burlington Trout Hatchery (D), Burlington Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (E), Tavern on the Green (F), Burlington Public Library (G), Burlington Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 Chippens Hill (H), Burlington Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 Wigville Station (I), Burlington Volunteer Fire Department Station 4 Lake Garda (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Applehill Shopping Center (1), Burlington Commons Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Burlington include: Whigville Chapel (A), Burlington Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Case Cemetery (1), South Cemetery (2), Lamson Corner Cemetery (3), Edgewood Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Como (A), Lake Garda (B), Monce Pond (C), Farmington River Reservoir (D), Whigville Reservoir (E), New Britain Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Phelps Brook (A), Punch Brook (B), Bradley Brook (C), Bunnell Brook (D), Wildcat Brook (E), Clear Brook (F), Whigville Brook (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Burlington: Harts Corner Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Court Accessories Plus (23 Wotton Lane) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Elijah W. Bacon - Medal of Honor recipient, Leonidas Lent Hamline - Methodist bishop.

Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Burlington and their reported violations in the past:

FARMINGTON LINE WEST CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 51, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-03-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-03-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-07-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 12 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

81.5%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.1%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

0.7%
Whole state:

3.9%
18 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
12 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000

Banks with branches in Burlington (2011 data):

  • Farmington Bank: Burlington Green Branch at 253 Spielman Highway, branch established on 1993/10/16. Info updated 2009/10/20: Bank assets: $1,615.5 mil, Deposits: $1,256.2 mil, headquarters in Farmington, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc.
  • The Torrington Savings Bank: Burlington Branch at 258 Spielman Highway, branch established on 1973/02/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $799.6 mil, Deposits: $660.7 mil, headquarters in Torrington, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Burlington:

Marital status in Burlington, CT
  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 72.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

For population 25 years and over in Burlington:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Burlington, CT (based on Hartford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,203100
Mainline Protestant73,522183
Evangelical Protestant50,619214
Other28,18394
Black Protestant8,44626
Orthodox3,66513
None451,376-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 215
This county:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Hartford County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 92
This county:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
This county:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 755
This county:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hartford County:

22.1%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hartford County:

16.0%
Connecticut:

15.8%

3.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.91%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($650 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.04%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  0.53% ($52,965 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.43% ($58,256)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.32% ($63,792)


4.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($81,622 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,656 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tolland County, CT  0.51% ($59,435 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.43% ($54,707)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.37% ($71,069)
Businesses in Burlington, CT
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Ethan Allen1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Burlington:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1 kW; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1 kW; BRISTOL, CT; Owner: NIEVEZQUEZ PRODUCTIONS, INC)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burlington:

  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS, INC.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)

TV broadcast stations around Burlington:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Burlington: Elijah W. Bacon.

Burlington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Burlington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 19.9mTotal length
  • $1,737,000Total costs
  • 183,307Total average daily traffic
  • 21,211Total average daily truck traffic
  • 272,376Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 12 Nepaug Rd (Lat: 41.782472 Lon: -72.989639), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA239
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Sessions Woods Milford St (Lat: 41.744556 Lon: -72.956500), Call Sign: WNGJ581,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.6800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/26/2011, Expiration Date: 07/12/2021, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, Dept Of Energy And Environmental Protection, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106, Phone: (860) 424-3794, Email:
  • 26 Lyon Rd (Lat: 41.780444 Lon: -72.988083), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WQBJ729,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/2014, Expiration Date: 10/21/2024, Certifier: John Dufour, Registrant: Northeastern Communications, Inc., 7 Great Hill Road, Naugatuck, CT 06770, Phone: (203) 575-9008, Email:
  • Lat: 41.780389 Lon: -72.989556, Call Sign: WQCW616,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.650 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/2015, Expiration Date: 06/13/2025, Certifier: Jim Orie, Registrant: Northeastern Communications, Inc., 7 Great Hill Rd, Naugatuck, CT 06770, Phone: (203) 575-9008, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burlington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Burlington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Service Call: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 2
Fire incident types in Burlington, CT

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burlington, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Burlington, CT
  • 75.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.4%Electricity
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%Wood
  • 1.0%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Burlington, CT
  • 76.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.8%Electricity


Burlington compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Burlington on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: supervisors of construction and extraction workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: librarians, curators, and archivists (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other financial specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: food and beverage stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: motor vehicle and parts dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: broadcasting and telecommunications (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 (06013) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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