Visit Burlington - Best of Burlington

Situated on the banks of Lake Champlain, the city of Burlington is home of the University of Vermont and the UVM Medical Center. This college town also has an open-air market space of its crown called the Church Street Marketplace. This market hosts several events throughout the year. Artworks are also exhibited here. The most famous festival that takes place in the Burlington open-air market is the ‘Festival of Fools’. A year-long farmer’s market is also a characteristic of the city of Burlington. The lake is a popular tourist spot in Burlington. Outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, and biking take place in large numbers.

 

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Facts and Stats for Burlington*

  • Pollution Statistics in Burlington

    Know the pollution level of Burlington before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 10 (Very Low)
  • Burlington: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Burlington for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Burlington.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.58 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.08 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.55 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.42 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 39.58 (Low)
  • Living in Burlington - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Burlington is 183.13 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.49 (High)
    • Climate Index 55.47 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 5.17 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.37 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 78.7 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.33 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 72.2 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Burlington

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Burlington

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.75 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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