South Burlington, Vermont

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Population in 2014: 18,743 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.5%
 
Males: 9,246  (49.3%)
Females: 9,497  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Vermont median age:  42.5 years

Zip codes: 05403.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $65,737 (it was $51,566 in 2000)
South Burlington:

$65,737
VT:

$52,578

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $38,238 (it was $25,290 in 2000)

South Burlington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $273,900 (it was $134,700 in 2000)
South Burlington:

$273,900
VT:

$218,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $301,211; Detached houses: $342,782; Townhouses or other attached units: $289,883; In 2-unit structures: $242,486; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $152,088; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $208,647

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,162.

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  • Races in South Burlington, VT (2013)

    South Burlington races chart
    • 16,18488.6%White alone
    • 6963.8%Asian alone
    • 5222.9%Black alone
    • 4872.7%Two or more races
    • 2971.6%Hispanic
    • 560.3%American Indian alone
    • 300.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in South Burlington: 105.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.2%), English (11.0%), French (10.1%), German (8.8%), French Canadian (7.7%), Italian (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1971

Elevation: 320 feet

Land area: 16.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,126 people per square mile   (low).

South Burlington,VT real estate house value index trend

South Burlington, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in South Burlington:

  • High school or higher: 95.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 54.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Burlington city:

  • Never married: 31.6%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

1,275 residents are foreign born (2.5% Asia, 2.4% North America, 2.3% Europe).

This city:

8.1%
Vermont:

3.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,750 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,882 (1.7%)

South Burlington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (120.0 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (181.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (251.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Winooski, VT (1.7 miles ), Burlington, VT (1.7 miles ), Williston, VT (2.0 miles ), Essex Junction, VT (2.1 miles ), Shelburne, VT (2.2 miles ), Essex, VT (2.4 miles ), St. George, VT (2.4 miles ), Colchester, VT (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 1998: 76 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 1999: 152 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 2000: 214 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2001: 145 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2002: 88 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2003: 132 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2004: 72 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2005: 47 buildings, average cost: $207,700
  • 2006: 69 buildings, average cost: $193,100
  • 2007: 63 buildings, average cost: $203,200
  • 2008: 46 buildings, average cost: $218,900
  • 2009: 35 buildings, average cost: $239,900
  • 2010: 45 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $279,000
  • 2012: 68 buildings, average cost: $221,000
  • 2013: 37 buildings, average cost: $299,700
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $331,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.45 N, Longitude: 73.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,567 (+35.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,957 (29.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

South Burlington household income distribution South Burlington home values distribution

Crime rates in South Burlington by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2014
Murders 0010000010
per 100,000 0.00.06.10.00.00.00.00.05.60.0
Rapes 1489774723
per 100,000 6.224.548.551.939.439.122.339.111.116.0
Robberies 3512213053
per 100,000 18.730.66.111.511.25.616.70.027.816.0
Assaults 4121097206151414
per 100,000 25.073.460.651.939.4111.833.583.777.874.6
Burglaries 96877127785967638921
per 100,000 599.4532.3430.2155.8438.6329.7374.0351.5494.3111.8
Thefts 507687606572590541746616679511
per 100,000 3,165.64,203.13,671.83,300.13,317.43,023.54,164.13,436.73,771.22,721.1
Auto thefts 341616321912143230
per 100,000 212.397.996.9184.6106.867.178.1178.516.70.0
Arson 2241210000
per 100,000 12.512.224.25.811.25.60.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.8) 193.4246.7239.9204.8206.3196.8219.7215.6221.7143.4

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Crime rate in South Burlington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 50 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Vermont average:

1.92

South Burlington tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2,933 (+22.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in South Burlington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in South Burlington, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South Burlington, Vermont average temperatures South Burlington, Vermont average precipitation South Burlington, Vermont humidity South Burlington, Vermont wind speed South Burlington, Vermont snowfall South Burlington, Vermont sunshine South Burlington, Vermont clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

South Burlington-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 26.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from South Burlington 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 102.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 25.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from South Burlington center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the city 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 Chittenden County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Heavy Rains: 3, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Burlington topographic map

Birthplace of: Alethea Kontis - Fantasy writer.

Main business address for: MERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), IDX SYSTEMS CORP (SERVICES-COMPUTER INTEGRATED SYSTEMS DESIGN).

Hospitals and medical centers in South Burlington:

  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - CHITTENDEN COUNTY DIALYSIS (35 JOY DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near South Burlington:

  • BAYADA NURSES, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SO BURLINGTON, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - MED CTR HOSP OF VT CAMPUS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; BURLINGTON, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HOSPITAL OF VERMONT Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; BURLINGTON, VT)
  • BURLINGTON HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BURLINGTON, VT)
  • FANNY ALLEN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WINOOSKI, VT)
  • GREEN MOUNTAIN NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COLCHESTER, VT)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB BIRCHWOOD TER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BURLINGTON, VT)

airports located in South Burlington:

Amtrak stations near South Burlington:

  • 5 miles: BURLINGTON-ESSEX JUNCTION (ESSEX JUNCTION, 29 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: PORT KENT (RTE. 9 NORTH) - Seasonal Station . Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in South Burlington:

  • O'Briens Aveda Institute (Full-time enrollment: 78; Location: 1475 Shelburne Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.obriensavedainstitute.org)
  • Advanced Welding Institute (FT enrollment: 61; Location: 2 Green Tree Dr Ste 3; Private, for-profit; Website: www.awi.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Burlington:

  • Champlain College (about 2 miles; Burlington, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 3 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 3 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 4 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 22 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Middlebury College (about 31 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Norwich University (about 34 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)

Public high school in South Burlington:

Private high schools in South Burlington:

  • RICE MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 371, Location: 99 PROCTOR AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • VERMONT COMMONS SCHOOL (Students: 91, Location: 75 GREEN MOUNTAIN DR, Grades: 7-12)
  • CENTERPOINT SCHOOL (Students: 38, Location: 1025 AIRPORT DR, Grades: 7-12)
  • AUGMENTATIVE LEARNING/MOVEMENT CENTER (Students: 14, Location: 72 ETHAN ALLEN DR, Grades: 2-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in South Burlington:

Private elementary/middle schools in South Burlington:

  • THE SCHOOLHOUSE (Students: 28, Location: 8 CATKIN DR, Grades: KG-4)
  • INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S SCHOOL (Students: 16, Location: 1 EXECUTIVE ADDRESS, Grades: PK-3)
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Notable locations in South Burlington: Burlington Ferr (A), Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility (B), Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility Learning Center (C), O'Brien Civic Center (D), South Burlington Fire and Rescue Station 2 (E), South Burlington Fire and Rescue Station 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: South Burlington Factory Outlet Center Shopping Center (1), Shelburne Road Plaza Shopping Center (2), Shelburne Bay Plaza Shopping Center (3), Dorset Square Mall Shopping Center (4), University Mall Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in South Burlington include: MERCHANTS BANCSHARES INC (A), IDX SYSTEMS CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Burlington include: All Saints Episcopal Church (A), South Burlington Baptist Church (B), New Covenant Baptist Church (C), Faith United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ahavat Gerim Cemetery (1), Shelburne Road Cemetery (2), Resurrection Park (3), Eldredge Cemetery (4), Hebrew Holy Society Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Potash Brook (A), Allen Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in South Burlington include: Redrocks Park (1), Red Rocks Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Zachary's Family Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1250 Williston Road) (1), Vermont Tourism Network (7 Windsor Court) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn South Burlington (1285 Williston Road) (1), Super 8 Motel (1016 Shelburne Road) (2), Best Western Windjammer Inn (1076 Williston Road) (3), Overlook Park Bed & Breakfast (1560 Spear) (4), Anchorage Inn (108 Dorset Street) (5), GGT Tibet Inn (1860 Shelburne Road) (6), University Inn (5 Dorset Street) (7), Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center (870 Williston Road) (8), Maple Leaf Motel (907 Shelburne Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 59.3. This is better than average.

City:

59.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.521. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.521
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.32
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.133. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.133
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.52
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.06
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.1%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.3% for American Indian residents, 16.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.0%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in South Burlington in 2010:

  • 166 people in state prisons
  • 151 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 37 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in South Burlington in 2000:

  • 926 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 177 people in state prisons
  • 95 people in nursing homes

South Burlington, Vermont environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in South Burlington (2011 data):

  • Merchants Bank: South Burlington Branch, Shelburne Road Branch, South Burlington Branch. Info updated 2011/12/09: Bank assets: $1,615.1 mil, Deposits: $1,179.4 mil, headquarters in Burlington, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants Bancshares, Inc.
  • People's United Bank: Hannaford Plaza Branch, South Burlington Branch, So Burlington-Williston Rd. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Northfield Savings Bank: Williston Road South Burlington Bran at 1143 Williston Road, branch established on 2006/08/21; South Burlington Branch at 1120 Shelburne Road, branch established on 2003/12/29. Info updated 2007/04/25: Bank assets: $685.8 mil, Deposits: $511.0 mil, headquarters in Northfield, VT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Northfield Mhc
  • KeyBank National Association: Williston Road Branch at 1795 Williston Road, branch established on 1979/02/26; Shelbourne Rd Branch at 960 Shelburne Road, branch established on 1977/08/15. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: South Burlington Branch at 1117 Shelburne Road, branch established on 1980/04/21. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • TD Bank, National Association: South Burlington Branch at 1855 Williston Road, branch established on 1995/08/14. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Vermont average:

11.3

South Burlington travel time to work - commute South Burlington mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for South Burlington city (based on Chittenden County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic39,14319
Mainline Protestant9,42743
Evangelical Protestant8,63843
Other3,89120
Orthodox1001
None95,346-
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: 42
Chittenden County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Chittenden County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Chittenden County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 142
Here:

9.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.3%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Chittenden County:

18.7%
Vermont:

22.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

13.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.6%
State:

53.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
South Burlington:

55.9%
Vermont:

53.2%

Average BMI:
South Burlington:

27.9
Vermont:

28.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
South Burlington:

19.1%
Vermont:

19.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
South Burlington:

8.3%
Vermont:

8.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
South Burlington:

7.0
Vermont:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

32.8%
Vermont:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

62.6%
Vermont:

60.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.3%
Vermont:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Burlington, VT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$21,197$63,5910$0
Other Government Administration 10$49,413$59,2961$217
Police Protection - Officers 38$163,281$51,5620$0
Police - Other 8$27,873$41,8104$3,132
Firefighters 29$129,027$53,3900$0
Fire - Other 1$3,199$38,3880$0
Streets and Highways 20$120,707$72,4240$0
Sewerage 7$26,700$45,7710$0
Parks and Recreation 3$15,346$61,3840$0
Local Libraries 4$15,932$47,7969$14,534
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$303
Totals for Government 124$572,675$55,42017$18,186

South Burlington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,580,000 ($191.00)
    General Public Buildings: $471,000 ($25.13)
    General - Other: $183,000 ($9.76)
    Police Protection: $48,000 ($2.56)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,019,000 ($214.43)
    Sewerage: $2,107,000 ($112.42)
    General - Other: $1,854,000 ($98.92)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,778,000 ($94.86)
    Regular Highways: $1,457,000 ($77.74)
    Water Utilities: $1,352,000 ($72.13)
    Central Staff Services: $1,076,000 ($57.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $904,000 ($48.23)
    Health - Other: $534,000 ($28.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $443,000 ($23.64)
    Libraries: $352,000 ($18.78)
    Financial Administration: $198,000 ($10.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $107,000 ($5.71)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $229,000 ($12.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $306,000 ($16.33)
    General - Other: $228,000 ($12.16)
    Sewerage: $134,000 ($7.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,710,000 ($304.65)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $96,000 ($5.12)

South Burlington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,285,000 ($121.91)
    Sewerage: $2,066,000 ($110.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000 ($9.44)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($0.43)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $23,000 ($1.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $400,000 ($21.34)
    General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($1.76)
    Rents: $19,000 ($1.01)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,844,000 ($98.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,395,000 ($181.13)
    All Other: $764,000 ($40.76)
    Housing and Community Development: $459,000 ($24.49)
    Health and Hospitals: $2,000 ($0.11)
  • Tax - Property: $9,808,000 ($523.29)
    Other License: $626,000 ($33.40)

South Burlington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,361,000 ($659.50)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,990,000 ($586.35)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,471,000 ($78.48)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $100,000 ($5.34)

South Burlington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,222,000 ($171.90)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,513,000 ($240.78)

6.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
Vermont average:

5.68%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($121 average AGI)
Chittenden County:

0.04%
Vermont average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, VT  0.50% ($36,536 average AGI)
from Washington County, VT  0.40% ($43,814)
from Addison County, VT  0.36% ($34,752)


6.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($634 average AGI)
Chittenden County:

0.08%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, VT  0.65% ($39,326 average AGI)
to Addison County, VT  0.38% ($37,800)
to Washington County, VT  0.35% ($42,382)

Strongest AM radio stations in South Burlington:

  • WJOY (1230 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Burlington:

  • WOKO (98.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRUV (90.1 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXXX (95.5 FM; SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • W207AX (89.3 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WWPV-FM (88.7 FM; COLCHESTER, VT; Owner: SAINT MICHAEL'S COLLEGE)
  • WXLU (88.3 FM; PERU, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W213AZ (90.5 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Burlington:

  • W16AL (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W19BR (Channel 19; MONKTON, VT; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • W51CB (Channel 51; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • WVNY (Channel 22; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: C-22 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W25BT (Channel 25; MONKTON, VT; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES PUB.TELECOMM.COUNCIL)
  • W62BY (Channel 62; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W64BP (Channel 64; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W66BX (Channel 66; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W68CK (Channel 68; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W30BL (Channel 30; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: NYN, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of South Burlington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 203m666ftTotal length
  • $21,590,000Total costs
  • 616,820Total average daily traffic
  • 48,108Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 251960-1969
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for South Burlington, VT
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED69$189,188218$202,069878$192,97639$108,8721$208,00040$190,975
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$191,50013$252,46257$200,8073$104,0000$04$261,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$245,85719$238,105107$199,6261$15,0001$1,219,0007$101,714
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$204,25018$249,278116$206,7332$59,0000$04$100,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$203,0004$208,00026$223,7692$75,0000$03$163,333

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0032.00 , 0033.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED40$201,62528$234,464
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$190,00017$241,118
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$168,2505$224,400
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$174,6673$174,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$174,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0032.00 , 0033.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

COLCHESTER TOWN (Address: 403 QUEEN CITY PARK ROAD , Population served: 1,500, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
PINECREST MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 1437 DORSET ST , Population served: 139, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-07-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-07-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-07-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-07-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-23-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 39 regular monitoring violations
DANIELS ACRES (Address: 30 KIMBALL AVE STE 101 , Serves NH, Population served: 136, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-12-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-12-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)
  • 10 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
PLEASANT VALLEY MHP (Address: 30 KIMBALL AVE STE 101 , Serves NH, Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
BERLIN MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 1437 DORSET ST , Population served: 70, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-26-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-26-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-26-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-15-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-16-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
R M C MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 1437 DORSET ST , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-27-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-26-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-25-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in South Burlington that have no violations reported:

  • SOUTH BURLINGTON CITY WATER SYSTEM (Address: 403 QUEEN CITY PARK ROAD , Population served: 15,296, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • COLCHESTER FIRE DISTRICT 1 (Address: 403 QUEEN CITY PARK ROAD , Population served: 2,066, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • VILLAGE OF JERICHO WATER SYSTEM (Address: 403 QUEEN CITY PARK ROAD , Population served: 1,410, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • WESTBURY PARK (Address: 403 QUEEN CITY PARK ROAD , Population served: 663, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • MALLETTS BAY WATER CO (Address: 403 QUEEN CITY PARK ROAD , Population served: 533, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 119
  • Hazardous Condition: 195
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - South Burlington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South Burlington, VT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in South Burlington, Vermont:

  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 5 Dorset St, South Burlington, Vermont 5403 , Phone: (800) 808-4656, Fax: (802) 862-2755
  • Doubletree Hotel Burlington, 1117 Williston Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 05403 , Phone: (802) 658-0250, Fax: (802) 660-7516
  • Sheraton Burlington Hotel, 870 Williston Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 5403 , Phone: (802) 865-6600
  • Smart Suites, 1700 Shelburne Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 5403 , Phone: (802) 860-9900
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1720 Shelburne Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 05403 , Phone: (802) 860-6000, Fax: (802) 864-9919
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 1285 Williston Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 5403 , Phone: (802) 865-3400, Fax: (802) 846-3410
  • Holiday Inn Burlington, 1068 Williston Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 05403 , Phone: (802) 863-6363, Fax: (802) 863-3061
  • Comfort Suites, 1712 Shelburne Rd, South Burlington, Vermont 5403 , Phone: (802) 860-1112
  • 3 other hotels and motels
All 11 fire-safe hotels and motels in South Burlington, Vermont
Most common first names in South Burlington, VT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5680.4 years
John5379.0 years
Robert5071.4 years
William3577.8 years
Dorothy3382.5 years
Helen3184.7 years
George3081.3 years
Ruth2685.1 years
Joseph2578.8 years
Charles2379.2 years
Most common last names in South Burlington, VT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1379.3 years
Smith1284.9 years
Hill1080.3 years
Adams779.1 years
Miller775.1 years
Thompson782.3 years
Brooks778.0 years
Davis771.1 years
Leonard681.7 years
Myers685.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in South Burlington, VT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Kohl's1
Ace Hardware1La Quinta1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Applebee's1Maurices1
Audi1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's3
Best Western1Motherhood Maternity1
Blockbuster1New Balance2
Budget Car Rental2Nike5
Chevrolet1Nissan1
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut1
Deb1Quiznos3
Dennys1Rodeway Inn1
Domino's Pizza1Rue211
Dunkin Donuts2Spencer Gifts1
Express1Staples1
FedEx8Starbucks2
Ford1Subway1
GNC1T-Mobile1
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Gap1Talbots1
H&R Block2Toyota1
Haworth1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn2UPS8
IHOP1Vans3
JCPenney1Verizon Wireless1
Journeys1Victoria's Secret1
Justice1Volkswagen1
Kmart1

South Burlington compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

South Burlington on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Middle Africa (population 500+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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