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Burlington
City of Burlington
Brant Street in Downtown Burlington
Brant Street in Downtown Burlington
Flag of Burlington
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Motto(s): 
Stand By
Country Canada
Province Ontario
Region Halton
Established 1874
City status 1974
Area
 • Total 185.66 km2 (71.68 sq mi)
Elevation
74 m (243 ft)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total 183,314 (Ranked 28th)
 • Density 946.8/km2 (2,452/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Burlingtonian, Burlingtonite
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
Forward sortation area
L7L to L7T
Area code(s) 905, 289, 365
Highways  Queen Elizabeth Way
 Highway 403
 Highway 407
Former Highway 2
Website www.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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