Burlington,ON in Canada is an elite class city and is a great community that is rich with history and tradition, stemming from its celebrated ties to Joseph Brant. Burlington has a rich history of agriculture, shipping and tourism, made possible because of its desirable climate and association with the waterfront. Burlington is a great place to, raise family and visit! Situated on the shores of Lake Ontario and conveniently located between Toronto & Niagara Falls, the beautiful city of Burlington awaits, whether you are visiting for pleasure, attending a meeting or touring with your group. For more information visit the Visitor Information Centre, open year round.
Burlington is the number one mid-sized city(population between 100,000 and 400,000) in Canada, according to Money Sense Magazine’s annual rankings declared in March 2013. The ranking was based on 33 categories, such as income, employment, housing costs, healthcare, culture, weather, crime rates and amenities. The magazine reported the average household income in Burlington was $110,031, with the average home valued at $417,102. The unemployment rate was reported at 4.65 per cent.
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Burlington Fast Facts
In 2011, Burlington (City) had a population of 175,779, representing a percentage change of 6.9% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.
Area: 187 sq. km - The Niagara Escarpment, Lake Ontario and the sloping plain between the escarpment and the lake make up the land area.
Location: In southern Ontario on the north shore of Lake Ontario between Hamilton and Toronto.
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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Beautiful City of Burlington, Ontario Canada
- Perfectly positioned – away from the big city rush yet just a 45 minute drive from Niagara or Toronto
- A Golfer’s Paradise –9 courses within City, 42 in Region - winter golf available at some locations
- Tempting Trails for Walking, Hiking, Skiing and Cycling
- A Thriving Arts Community - 7th largest art gallery in Ontario, and a brand new performing arts centre
- History Lives – walking tours, museums, heritage homes, and more
- A City that Celebrates – home to numerous festivals featuring music and great food
- A Garden City – a place of green parks, treelined streets & home to the RBG -featuring Battle of the Titans!
- No.1 Mid-Sized City to Live in Canada!
- Nestled along the Niagara Escarpment – a UNESCO World Biosphere a fabulous natural area
- Wonderful Waterfront in all seasons - skating rink now open!
No matter what the season, there’s always something to see and do in beautiful Burlington.
In Burlington are among the best in the Province. Whether you are looking for a private or public school Burlington has the right school for you.There are 28 public elementary schools and 13 Roman Catholic elementary schools in Burlington.
Burlington's public elementary and secondary schools are part of the Halton District School Board.
Here are the top 5 best Public Schools of Burlington, ON Canada
These Burlington best Public Schools were Ranked as Top five by Fraser Institute.
- Charles R. Beaudoin Public School
4313 Clubview Drive, Burlington, ON L7M5A1
Phone Number: 905-637-8297.
- John T Tuck Public School
3365 Spruce Ave,Burlington, ON L7N1J7
Phone Number: 905-637-3881
- Paul A Fisher Public School
2175 Cavendish Drive, Burlington, ON L7P3J8
Phone Number: 905-335-2542
- Orchard Park Public School
5151 Dryden Ave,Burlington, ON L7L7J3
Phone Number: 905-331-7233
- Maplehurst Public School
481 Plains Rd E, Burlington, ON L7T2E2
Phone Number: 905-634-2373
Burlington's Catholic elementary and secondary schools are part of the Halton Catholic District School Board. French public elementary and secondary schools are part of the Conseil Scolaire de District du Centre Sud Ouest (CSDCSO) and French catholic elementary and secondary schools are part of the Conseil scolaire de district catholique Centre-Sud (CSDCCS). Several private schools are also available in the city.
- 22 degrees centigrade (71 degrees F) in July
- -5 degrees centigrade (23 degrees F) in January.
- 28 inches of rain and 51 inches of snow average annually
- 580.78 Hectares of Park land
- 4 Indoor and 3 Outdoor pools, 3 splash pads
- 12 Ice pads
- 6 Community centers
- 9 Golf courses
- Hiking along Bruce Trail, the Niagara Escarpment, and the Waterfront Trail
Sound of Music – held Father’s Day weekend at the Waterfront at Downtown Burlington
Canada’s Largest Rib fest – Held on Labour Day weekend at the Waterfront at Downtown Burlington
Burlington Transit, the public transport provider in the city, provides service on a transportation grid centered on three commuter GO Train stations: Appleby, Burlington and Aldershot.
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Burlington Real Estate AgentGyanesh Paliwal works with :
REMAX Realty Specialists Inc., Brokerage
(An Independent Member Brokerage)
6850 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 4J9
Phone: 905 858 3434 (24 Hr); Cell: 905 363 2883