Burlington, Vermont Population 2018

Burlington, Vermont's estimated population is 42,239 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Burlington, Vermont is the 1st largest city in Vermont based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4098.35 people/mi² (1582.37 people/km²), with a household density of 625.36 people/km² (1619.68 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 26.7 years, 26.5 years for males, and 27 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 16,693 households in the city, with an average size of 2.2 people per household. The vacancy rate was 3.5%, with a median rent of $1071/month. The median house has 4.7 rooms, and has a value of $264,300.

The median income for households in Burlington, Vermont is $46,754, while the mean household income is $63,415. The per capita income is $25,231, and 13.4% of families and 25.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 25.3% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 11.4% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201742,239-53-0.13%
201642,292-161-0.38%
201542,453-157-0.37%
201442,610-89-0.21%
201342,699950.22%
201242,6041700.40%
201142,43440.01%
201042,4303,5419.11%
200038,889-238-0.61%
199039,1271,4153.75%
198037,712-921-2.38%
197038,6333,1028.73%
196035,5312,3767.17%
195033,1555,46919.75%
194027,6862,89711.69%
193024,7892,0108.82%
192022,7792,31111.29%
191020,4681,8289.81%
190018,6404,05027.76%
189014,5903,22528.38%
188011,365-3,022-21.01%
187014,3878,174131.56%
18606,2131031.69%
18506,1100.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White36,487
Asian2,538
Black or African American2,092
Two or More Races1,063
Some Other Race197
American Indian and Alaska Native169
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Burlington Vt Population Pyramid 2018

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Burlington Vt Median Age

26.7


Total

26.5


Male

27


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 36,790 adults in Burlington Vt.

Burlington Vt Age Dependency

31

Age Dependency Ratio

14.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Burlington Vt Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.7
Houses Without Mortgage
2,109
Houses With Mortgage
4,276
Vacancy Rate
3.5
Median Rent
1,071
Median Home Value
264,300
Renter-Occupied Units
9,719
Owner-Occupied Units
6,385
Total Housing Units
16,693

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Burlington Vt for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.5% and the labor force participation rate is 65.4%.

Burlington Vt Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.2
Average Family Size
2.95
Total Households
16104
Married Couple Households
4685
Male Householder (no wife) Families
421
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1296
Non Family Households
9702
Total Families
6402
Households With Own Children
2819
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
9.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
1.2

Burlington Vt Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,519
$10,000 to $14,999
1,207
$15,000 to $24,999
2,224
$25,000 to $34,999
1,410
$35,000 to $49,999
2,087
$50,000 to $74,999
2,513
$75,000 to $99,999
2,181
$100,000 to $149,999
1,892
$150,000 to $199,999
601
Over $200,000
470

Burlington Vt Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Burlington Vt

Vermont

$46,754

$56,104

$63,415

$73,016

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Burlington Vt Education Data

Burlington Vt Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,1525.09%
9th to 12th Grade
1,1655.15%
High School Graduate
4,03217.82%
Some College
3,67116.22%
Associates Degree
1,0884.81%
Bachelors Degree
6,71329.67%
Graduate Degree
4,80821.25%