- table KS01 (Key Statistics 2001) Usual resident population. ONS. [13 March 2012]. Stapenhill and Winshill are treated as separate and together have a population of 21,985 according to this source
- Burton upon Trent Tourist Information on AboutBritain.com
- Joseph Addison in The Spectator in 1712 recorded visiting Vauxhall Gardens where he drank a glass of Burton ale.
- In the poem "Terence, this is stupid stuff" from A.E. Housman's A Shropshire Lad, the speaker asks the question, "Say, for what were hop-yards meant, / Or why was Burton built on Trent?" referring to the town's history of beer brewing.