Burlington, VT (City Center)




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About Burlington, VT (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Burlington is $361,603, which is more expensive than 91.6% of the neighborhoods in Vermont and 77.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Burlington City Center is currently $1,051, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 47.5% of Vermont neighborhoods.

Burlington City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Burlington, Vermont.

Real estate in the City Center of Burlington, VT is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in Burlington City Center are 7.0%, which is lower than one will find in 63.3% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Burlington City Center is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Burlington City Center neighborhood has more Yugoslav and British ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 2.5% have British ancestry.

Burlington City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Portuguese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

More people in Burlington City Center choose to walk to work each day (24.5%) than almost any neighborhood in America. If you are attracted to the idea of being able to walk to work, this neighborhood could be a good choice.

Also, if your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no further than this unique neighborhood. With 5.3% of residents in the Burlington City Center neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than 97.7% of all neighborhoods in the U.S., according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.

Notable & Unique: People

The types of households in a neighborhood can tell a lot about the character and lifestyle of those living here. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood, above nearly every neighborhood in America, has a greater percentage of its residents living alone: 52.2%. This is a higher percent living alone than we found in 97.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Often residents who live alone are new arrivals to an area who are single, and often senior citizens who have lost a spouse.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

The Burlington City Center neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 83.0% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Burlington are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 91.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 17.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Burlington City Center neighborhood, 46.2% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 36.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (12.3%), and 5.0% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the City Center neighborhood in Burlington, VT, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (18.6%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (14.1%), and residents who report Italian roots (8.4%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.2%), along with some French ancestry residents (8.2%), among others. In addition, 12.2% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Burlington City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 84.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.9%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Burlington City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (57.9% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (53.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (24.5%) and 8.9% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Burlington 0.101011101001110
Vermont 1.18
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Vermont 5

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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BURLINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Better than of VT school districts.

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to VT Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Burlington Senior High School
52 Institute Road
Burlington, VT, 05408
09-12
C. P. Smith School
332 Ethan Allen Parkway
Burlington, VT, 05401
PK-05
Champlain School
800 Pine Street
Burlington, VT, 05401
PK-05
Edmunds Middle School
275 Main Street
Burlington, VT, 05401
06-08
J. J. Flynn School
1645 North Avenue
Burlington, VT, 05401
PK-05
Lyman C. Hunt Middle School
1364 North Avenue
Burlington, VT, 05401
06-08
Edmunds Elementary School
299 Main Street
Burlington, VT, 05401
KG-05
Integrated Arts Academy At H. O. Wheeler
6 Archibald Street
Burlington, VT, 05401
PK-05
Burlington Technical Center
52 Institute Road
Burlington, VT, 05401
UG-UG
Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes
123 North Street
Burlington, VT, 05401
PK-05

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