GET IN to resources! From business help to social programs to educational connections,
we’ve got you covered (or can direct you to an expert in our community!)


(for owners of business of all shapes and sizes)

(community organizations and local nonprofits)

(get in to living your best life - learn how to nurture your spirit during your precious free hours)

(public, private, continuing, just because…we’ll hook you up with like-minded lovers of life-long learning)

(who, what, where…the folks who live with us and also work to keep our community running like a well-oiled machine)

(hiccups? bump? stressed? have no fear, we’ve got lots of doctors over here! find out where to go and what services are offered)

(keeping each other safe and sound in our hometown)


Burlington Downtown Corporation Library Website

Utilize the library of resources that the BDC has curated over the years. Information on the following topics is available:

Board Governance
Downtown Revitalization
Economic Development
History of Burlington and Alamance County

Historic Preservation
Nonprofit Best Practices
Public-Private Partnerships
Small Business


Belong in Burlington

Belong in Burlington is a new resident event hosted by the City of Burlington to help our newest residents establish roots in the community. This free event is hosted at the Burlington Municipal Building in downtown Burlington, and is designed to help you find ways to connect with your community and meet others who live, work and make a difference in Burlington!

Alamance County Newcomer's Guide  Download the Guide

Our Newcomer’s Guide has everything you need to know from local schools, gas/electric companies, and area history/culture! Alamance County is the perfect locale for commuters with easy access to I-85/40 into Raleigh or Greensboro. Our quiet community gives a great small town feel with all the great amenities of a big city! Check out our Guide for more information, or better yet, pay us a visit!


Municode Library for City of Burlington, NC  Website

This website provides the City of Burlington’s Code of Ordinances as well as MuniDocs, which contains documents such as minutes, agendas, resolutions, forms, and permits.

NC Department Secretary of State  Website

The State of North Carolina provides quick links and helpful information for folks interested in starting a business in the state.

NC Department of Commerce  Website

Whether you’re looking to start, locate or expand a business in North Carolina, the NC Department of Commerce can help you make it happen.

Alamance Chamber of Commerce   Website   

With a variety of business programs and networking opportunities, the Alamance Chamber works hard to enhance Alamance County businesses, as well as promoting and stimulating economic vitality for the community.

City of Burlington   Website   

The City of Burlington provides a variety of services to residents within city limits. Information about billing, city council, and a variety of other topics can be found at their website.

Move Your Business to Burlington  Website    

Discover why it's time to GET IN to business in Burlington.

DATAUSA: Burlington Website →

DataUSA provides information about the City of Burlington’s demographics in regards to its economy, health & safety, diversity, education, and housing & living.

Burlington North Carolina Community Profile (2015)   Download the PDF   or visit the Website

The Burlington North Carolina Community Profile details specifics about education, recreation, employment, and infrastructure; download the PDF to view the 2015 Community Profile or visit the website.

Downtown Burlington Historic District  Website

The Downtown Burlington Historic District encompasses the center of Burlington's business district, and has since its founding as a railroad repair site that grew into an industrial community in the second half of the 19th century. 

United Way of Alamance County   Website   

With a variety of service areas, United Way specializes in fundraising and nonprofit support. Information regarding volunteer opportunities, giving campaigns, and key local nonprofits is listed on their website. The mission of United Way of Alamance County is to mobilize the caring power of our community to advance the common good.

Allied Churches of Alamance County   Website   

Housing the homeless and feeding the hungry is one of ACAC's main goals.  Will you join the fight to end hunger and homelessness in Alamance County?

Alamance County Schools   Website   

For information regarding the local school system, please refer to the Alamance / Burlington school system website.

Alamance Community College Small Business Center   Website →  

Small businesses need nurturing and support in order to grow and to increase profitability. At ACC's Small Business Center (SBC), business owners can access a variety of resources and tools that are proven to help businesses prosper. The SBC offers confidential counseling for your specific needs, a wide range of online learning options, and workshops designed to help small businesses succeed.

Burlington Parks and Recreation   Website   

The coordinator for key Burlington events, the City's Department of Recreation and Parks B-Town Events division organizes some of your favorite activities, including 4th Fridays, the Halloween Spooktacular, St. Paddy's Day Parade, and holiday parades.

Alamance County   Website   

The Alamance County government website features information regarding the county library, legal system, Sheriff’s office, and others. The county courthouse can be found in Graham at 124. W. Elm St. Graham, NC 27253.

Alamance Convention and Visitors Bureau   Website   

Planning a trip to Alamance County? Be sure to stop by the Convention and Visitors Bureau to learn about area events, attractions, shopping, and lodging opportunities. Create an itinerary and learn more about the area at their website.

Link Transit   Website   

Interested in the local bus system? Routes, fares, and other key information is on their website, along with live bus tracking information.

Impact Alamance   Website   

A key resource for the community, Impact Alamance funds initiatives that promote healthier, smarter, and stronger citizens. For information regarding nonprofit support, giving opportunities, and their current action plan.

Women's Resource Center   Website   

Providing a range of services for women in Alamance county, the WRC helps to empower women to enrich their lives.   Website   

This is the online resource for historic preservation, building restoration and cultural resource management in the United States & Canada.

Elon Downtown Center for Community Engagement   Website   

Coordinating the involvement of Elon University with downtown Burlington, the downtown center provides space for meetings and serves as a hub for service learning.