Burlington, Washington 

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Population

9,543

+5.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.0%

Median Income

$48,399

Median Home Price

$436,900

Median Age

35

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 5.5

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Burlington, Washington

Small-town complex - Northwest Washington, along Puget Sound. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Burlington, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
State: Washington
County: Skagit County
Metro Area: Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area
City: Burlington
Zip Codes: 98233
Cost of Living: 9.2% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 23 ft above sea level

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Burlington, WA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Attractive setting
Mild year-round climate
Central location
Cons
Economy
Some unattractive sprawl
Property crime rate


What Bert Has To Say About Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area

In an area of uncommon scenic beauty, Mount Vernon is adjacent to a vast river delta that stretches west to the Puget Sound but is otherwise surrounded by mountains. Anacortes is a main port gateway to the San Juan Islands and an oil terminal and refining center. The river delta supports a magnificent area of farmland, settled by Swedes and later by the Dutch, bringing visitors worldwide during the annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival each spring. The economy is a mix of farming, forest products, fishing, tourism, and some industry.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Burlington is 7.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Burlington jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Burlington's cost of living is 9.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Burlington's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Burlington, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Skagit county remained moderately Democratic, 52.1% to 44.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Burlington's population is 9,543 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Burlington is Real Estate: $436,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%.

SCHOOLS
Burlington public schools spend $10,413 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.9 students per teacher in Burlington. More Education



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Housing Market in Burlington

It's a good time to buy in Burlington. Home Appreciation is up 20.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Burlington is $436,900.
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Education - 4/12/2010
Burlington schools are facing bankruptcy and reorganization. All of the schools, with the exception of one, failed state testing guidelines. For this reason we are... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN BURLINGTON, WASHINGTON
98233

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