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Do you have an idea if Burlington, MA is a nice and safe place to settle in especially with children.I got to start a new job there very soon and i am wondering whether to live in burlington or near cities like malden or others, any advice please.

Asked By: Marya - 2/13/2008
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Burlington is nice, and safe. Good mall in town, wonderful medical center (my sons pediatrician is there), I am not so much a fan of Malden. Lexington is very nice as well, a little bit less congested, nice little town. They are all very nice areas. It depends on what you are looking for, do you like city life? Or more... More
Answered By: Holly Golightly - 2/13/2008
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The town of Burlington and towns surround are for the most part very nice and fairly safe. I lived in Bedford (next town over) for twenty years before moving to where I live today in Boston. I use to shop there. The world renown Lahey Clinic is there also......
Answered By: fenwaydav - 2/13/2008
 
Burlington is fine as are all the surrounding towns. If you can afford it - Tewksbury, Andover, N. Andover would be my first choices... More
Answered By: I Like Stories - 2/13/2008
 
Burlington is just a typical American suburban town, with a big mall. Typically suburban sterile... More
Answered By: Hank - 2/13/2008
 
Burlington is a safe place to live. I grew up and lived there until I was 21. The High School is meh so-so for education purposes. I remember my "honors" british lit class consisted of watch episodes of Mr Bean and Are You Being Served. I had to get out because there really isn't anything going on here other then... More
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Answered By: ShadyBeeBoppinsMcGee - 2/13/2008
 
Burlington is nice but Id Prefer Wilmington which is northeast of Burlington or Lexington which is south of Burlington.Have lived in Malden 16 years yes they have received a ton of money for the school re-modification BUT they have a Hidden Drug academic (heroin) use is among the rise.Lynn Don't be so harsh yes does... More
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Answered By: gsmom - 2/13/2008
 
Simply: Burlington is nice, safe, and good if you have children. If you have have a job there you should have no reservations about moving to Burlington.
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Answered By: tom_f22 - 2/13/2008
 
One hears nothing bad about Burlington. About Lynn keep in mind that it has been featured on COPS a few times-and this is not a good thing.
Answered By: John A - 2/13/2008
 
Burlington is a typical suburb, it's nice and safe and has decent schools. It's where one of the bigger malls in the state is, as well as a few other shopping centers (Kohls, Borders Bookstore, etc in a few locations), some fast food and good eateries and decent school systems. It's pretty basic, and if you can really... More
Answered By: ShouldBeWorking - 2/13/2008
 
If you have older teenaged children they'd be happiest somewhere like Malden or Somerville because there is access to public transportation. They might get bored living in Burlington because it's so far from the city with no real fun places to hang out. But if your kids are young then Burlington is fine. Very nice and... More
Answered By: Kathy M - 2/14/2008
 
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