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Burlington city, Vermont

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Burlington city, Vermont
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 42,899
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 42,899
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 42,417
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 1.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 42,417
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
3.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
12.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
10.7%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
84.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
5.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
6.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
2.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
82.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 1,526
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 12.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 38.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $267,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,764
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $784
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $1,134
Building permits, 2018 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 16,067
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.21
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 66.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 14.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 89.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 81.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 51.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 10.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
4.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 65.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 62.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 172,143
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,141,523
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 192,177
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 327,842
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 610,176
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $14,431
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 18.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $47,140
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $26,011
Persons in poverty, percent
24.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 X
Total employment, 2016 X
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 X
All firms, 2012 4,547
Men-owned firms, 2012 2,190
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,461
Minority-owned firms, 2012 267
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 3,707
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 253
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 3,688
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 4,115.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 10.31
FIPS Code 5010675
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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