Situated a few miles northeast of Burlington, Winooski is home to nearly 7,500. The Winooski River begins in this town and flows through 90 miles to Lake Champlain. It provides excellent fly fishing and paddling.
The median household income in 2009 for Winooski was $44,170 compared to $51,618 statewide. However, the median house or condo value for Winooski during the same year was $217,640 compared to $216,300 for Vermont.
The Winooski School District comprises of JFK Elementary, JFK Middle School, and Winooski High School.