Milton (Vermont)

Milton is a rural area fourteen miles (22km) north of Burlington in Northwest Vermont.


A rural, population 10000 town north of Colchester, Milton is primarily a commuter town housing workers for nearby Burlington and Essex Junction.

Established 1763, it is historically a forestry and dairy farming community; a now-defunct Milton Cooperative Dairy Corporation (1919-1974) served local farmers. Only a handful of farms remain in operation.

Get in

Milton is on US Highway 7, bypassed by Interstate 89. Both lead north to St. Albans.

US 2 crosses onto Grand Isle VT just south of the town to connect Burlington with the ferry to Plattsburgh, NY.

Get around

The Chittenden County Transportation Authority operates a weekday commuter bus from Burlington.





Go next

Routes through Milton

Merges with St. Albans  N  S  Colchester Burlington

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