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Diocese of Burlington

Dioecesis Burlingtonensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 July 1853
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Boston
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Vermont
  • Country: United States of America
  • Square Kilometers: 23,651 (9,135 Square Miles)
  • Description: Comprises the State of Vermont.
  • Conference Region: I (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: BUR
  • Official Web Site: http://www.vermontcatholic.org/
  • Mailing Address: 55 Joy Drive, South Burlington, VT 05403; P.O. Box 2226, South Burlington, VT 05407, USA
  • Telephone: (802)658-6110
  • Fax: 658-0436

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 July 1853ErectedDiocese of Boston Diocese of Burlington (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1950101,502362,00028.0%141571985126166585ap1951
1959122,086377,74732.3%167642315285561893ap1960
1966134,440392,88134.2%1879328048095602102ap1967
1970141,193438,15032.2%1777224956794575144ap1971
1976149,797471,00031.8%1571072645671131384100ap1977
1980156,596493,30031.7%147692167249836998ap1981
1990145,785557,00026.2%13961200728388829797ap1991
1999147,840589,00025.1%1375118878638223994ap2000
2000148,246590,88325.1%14221163909424726793ap2001
2001148,712603,45024.6%14451195762457726388ap2002
2002148,813608,82724.4%13746183813457219586ap2003
2003149,048608,82724.5%12246168887387119086ap2004
2004149,154608,82724.5%11846164909417114986ap2005
2006130,000625,00020.8%10143144902445815884ap2007
2012122,800646,00019.0%1003513590944619574ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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