IF YOU LIVE HERE - YOU KNOW
WHEN YOU VISIT
YOU'LL FIND OUT
It's no wonder that so many excellent restaurants have made Burlington their home
A seven-mile bike path runs along the lake shore, with breathtaking views of the lake, the sky, and the Adirondacks
A pedestrian mall festooned with cobblestones, rock sculptures and fountains.
Number 1 on A&E's list of
"Top Ten Cities That Have It All"
Self magazine ranks Burlington as the 4th Healthiest and 2nd Happiest place to live in the US.
Inc. Magazine rated Burlington among the best small cities to do business in its March 2004 issue.
Bike magazine featured Burlington as "One of the Five Best Places to Live and Ride" in its June 2003 issue.
Ranked 6th best "family-friendly" place in the nation by Reader's Digest.
Named the 7th hippest arts town by 100 Best Small Arts Towns in America.
National Geographic's Sustainable Tourism Initiative ranked Vermont Number 6 in the world for Destination Stewardship. The index evaluates factors such as environmental and ecological quality, social and cultural integrity, condition of any historic buildings and archaeological sites, aesthetic appeal, quality of tourism management, and outlook for the future.
Ranked 4th most enlightened town
by the Utne Reader.
Named one of the top ten college towns in America in Princeton Review's The Best Colleges.
Chartered: July 7, 1763
(New Hampshire Grant)
November 22, 1864
Area: 9,906 Acres / 15.48 Square Miles [ 236* ]
Coordinates (Geographic Center):
Burlington's altitude is 201 feet
Population (US Census, 2000):
38,889 [ 1* ]
Population Density (persons per square mile):
2,512.2 [ 4* ]
Cool Burlington Links:
Enjoy Burlington .com
Burlington Parks and Rec site listing
many of the areas fetivals and attractions
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Vermont Snow Sculpture Site
Burlington Based Vermont State
Snow Sculpture Champions
Vermont WordPress Website Design
Vermont Joomla Website Design
Vermont Website Hosting
UVM Men's Basketball site
Everything you need to know about the
Burlington music scene
Ski / Board
Bolton Valley Resort
Jay Peak Resort
Mad River Glen
Lake Champlain Community
ECHO Lake Aquarium and
Vermont City Marathon
Green Mountain Club