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
Because of many things, Burlington is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Burlington really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Burlington perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Being a small city, Burlington does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.