Burlington is a very small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 1,044 people and just one neighborhood, Burlington is the 53rd largest community in North Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Burlington is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.51% of the Burlington workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Burlington is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Burlington who work in management occupations (13.09%), office and administrative support (11.23%) and sales jobs (10.49%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Burlington is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Burlington’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Burlington is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.