Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Burlington, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 14, 1854 Feb 15, 1854 0



Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 11 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201510240 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4210240 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214950 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1170725 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1133197 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 080213 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Reduction Feb 15, 1854

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Feb 15, 1854

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View School District Annexation Burlington Township-Burlington Borough 1896 School District Annexation yes* 1895–1896
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View School District Dissolution Burlington Borough-Burlington Township 1938 School District Merger yes* 1938
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Quarter Sessions Docket bk. 4, p. 280–4, p. 331 (1853–1854)

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Burlington Borough 17500449 124 125