Burlington, VT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,395 housing units in Burlington. This represents a 5.9% growth from 15,480 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 16,371 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 24 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Burlington is about 41.5%. Burlington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Burlington were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.60%
One Bedroom21.50%
Two Bedrooms33.10%
Three Bedrooms27%
Four Bedrooms11.20%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$131,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$127,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$603

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan9.60%
Simple Mortgage54.70%
Debt Free31.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%