Burlington, Ontario

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Burlington
City of Burlington
Brant Street in Downtown Burlington
Brant Street in Downtown Burlington
Motto(s): 
Stand By
Burlington is located in Southern Ontario
Burlington
Burlington
Coordinates: 43°19′N 79°48′W / 43.317°N 79.800°W / 43.317; -79.800Coordinates: 43°19′N 79°48′W / 43.317°N 79.800°W / 43.317; -79.800
CountryCanada
ProvinceOntario
RegionHalton
Established1874
City status1974
Government
 • MayorMarianne Meed Ward
 • Governing BodyBurlington City Council
 • MPsKarina Gould (Lib), Pam Damoff (Lib), Adam van Koeverden (Lib)
 • MPPsJane McKenna (PC), Parm Gill (PC), Effie Triantafilopoulos (PC)
Area
 • Total185.66 km2 (71.68 sq mi)
Elevation
74 m (243 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total183,314 (Ranked 28th)
 • Density946.8/km2 (2,452/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Burlingtonian, Burlingtonite
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Forward sortation area
Area code(s)905, 289, 365
Highways Queen Elizabeth Way
 Highway 403
 Highway 407
Former Highway 2
Websitewww.burlington.ca

Burlington is a city in the Regional Municipality of Halton at the northwestern end of Lake Ontario in Ontario, Canada.

Burlington lies between Lake Ontario's north shore and the Niagara Escarpment.

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