The City of South Burlington is the 2nd largest city in Vermont with a population of 19,528 as of July 1, 2020. South Burlington ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Vermont. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for South Burlington is located at latitude 44.467 and longitude -73.171 in Chittenden County. The formal boundaries for the City of South Burlington encompass a land area of 16.49 sq. miles and a water area of 13.09 sq. miles. Chittenden County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 315 feet.
The City of South Burlington (GNIS ID: 1462212) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for South Burlington: Burlington on Burlington Bay.
|Total Population||19,528 (100%)|
|Population in Households||19,123 (97.9%)|
|Population in Families||13,244 (67.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||405 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$76,540|
|Average Household Income||$100,366|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$45,312|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||9,345 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,574 (59.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,235 (34.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||536 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$304,490|
|Average Home Value||$344,703|
|Housing Affordability Index3||120|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.03%|
|Per Capita Income||1.76%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.92%|
The table below compares South Burlington to the other 121 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Vermont by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 2||99th|
|Population Density||# 26||79th|
|Median Household Income||# 7||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 36||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 6||96th|
|Diversity Index||# 4||98th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Vermont Census Data Comparison Tool.