Burlingame, California

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Population in 2014: 30,298 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.6%
 
Males: 14,851  (49.0%)
Females: 15,447  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 94010.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $87,856 (it was $68,526 in 2000)
Burlingame:

$87,856
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $57,809 (it was $43,565 in 2000)

Burlingame city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: over $1,000,000 (it was $658,000 in 2000)
Burlingame:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $950,438; Detached houses: over $1,000,000; Townhouses or other attached units: $650,038; In 2-unit structures: $641,590; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $519,312; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $457,712; Mobile homes: $67,444; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $140,817

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,562.

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  • Races in Burlingame, CA (2013)

    Burlingame races chart
    • 17,59058.7%White alone
    • 6,18020.6%Asian alone
    • 3,71612.4%Hispanic
    • 1,4184.7%Two or more races
    • 3731.2%Black alone
    • 3291.1%Other race alone
    • 1810.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1270.4%American Indian alone

Races in Burlingame detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Burlingame: 170.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (11.3%), Italian (9.1%), German (9.0%), English (5.4%), United States (2.9%), Norwegian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 4.33 square miles.

Population density: 6,990 people per square mile   (high).

Burlingame,CA real estate house value index trend

Burlingame, California map

For population 25 years and over in Burlingame:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 26.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burlingame city:

  • Never married: 32.3%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

7,181 residents are foreign born (11.0% Asia, 5.4% Latin America, 3.4% Europe).

This city:

24.0%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Burlingame, California as of May 31, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Burlingame to the number of sex offenders is 4,943 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $8,614 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,909 (0.3%)

Burlingame satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Mateo, CA (3.4 miles , pop. 92,482).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Francisco, CA (12.9 miles , pop. 776,733).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (329.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Hillsborough, CA (1.3 miles ), Millbrae, CA (1.5 miles ), San Mateo, CA (1.9 miles ), Highlands-Baywood Park, CA (2.0 miles ), San Bruno, CA (2.1 miles ), Foster City, CA (2.4 miles ), Belmont, CA (2.4 miles ), South San Francisco, CA (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $256,800
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $231,900
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $215,300
  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $287,200
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $318,100
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $344,100
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $398,100
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $363,800
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $403,800
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $494,900
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $774,400
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $549,600
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $593,800
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $621,300
  • 2011: 19 buildings, average cost: $624,100
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $605,200
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $718,600
  • 2014: 19 buildings, average cost: $637,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.58 N, Longitude: 122.36 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,772 (+29.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,116 (20.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 650

Burlingame household income distribution Burlingame home values distribution

Property values in Burlingame, CA


Crime rates in Burlingame by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 2000010001000
per 100,000 6.90.00.00.00.03.60.00.00.03.40.00.00.0
Rapes 51053644554524
per 100,000 17.135.618.010.921.714.614.618.118.013.717.06.713.3
Robberies 2418232832212521201981212
per 100,000 82.264.183.0101.4115.876.491.075.971.865.227.240.139.8
Assaults 50343637373139393427482331
per 100,000 171.3121.2129.9134.0133.9112.8142.0141.0122.192.6163.176.8102.8
Burglaries 139111164145153127134126108146133148240
per 100,000 476.1395.5592.0525.3553.8462.0487.7455.6388.0500.9452.0494.4795.7
Thefts 694813716697636631626555520434518472445
per 100,000 2,377.32,896.92,584.62,525.22,302.12,295.52,278.52,006.81,868.01,489.11,760.31,576.71,475.4
Auto thefts 96102123971029094767459564565
per 100,000 328.8363.5444.0351.4369.2327.4342.1274.8265.8202.4190.3150.3215.5
Arson 113681763910554
per 100,000 3.446.321.729.061.521.810.932.53.60.017.016.713.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 234.5238.0239.1225.6232.8208.9214.1194.2178.5162.3167.0138.6170.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Burlingame detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 55 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
California average:

2.32

Burlingame tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.3%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,387 (+5.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Burlingame: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Burlingame, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Burlingame-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 741% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 45.2 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 46.2 miles away from Burlingame center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 199.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 259.0 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 275.2 miles away from Burlingame center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 212.2 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Mateo County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burlingame topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Lambert (baseball) - Baseball player, Gregg Jefferies - Baseball player, Jung-Ho Pak - Symphony conductor, Hart Hanson - Television producer, Catriona Fallon - Olympic Rower.

Main business address for: VALENTIS INC (BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS (NO DIAGNOSTIC SUBSTANCES)), OPTA CORP (RADIO TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS), IA GLOBAL INC (COMMUNICATION SERVICES, NEC).

Hospitals and medical centers in Burlingame:

  • PENINSULA MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1501 TROUSDALE DRIVE)
  • BURLINGAME HEALTH CARE CENTER (1100 TROUSDALE DRIVE)
  • DAVITA BURLINGAME (1720 EL CAMINO REAL)
  • CARELINK HOME HEALTH AGENCY (851 BURLWAY ROAD, SUITE 215)
  • EXCEL INFUSION THERAPY (851 BURLWAY ROAD, STE 200)
  • EXCEL QUALITY CARE (851 BURLWAY ROAD, SUITE 202)
  • MISSION HOSPICE INC (1515 TROUSDALE DRIVE SUITE 109)
  • TENDER LOVING CARE (1710 GILBRETH ROAD, SUITE 301)

Amtrak stations near Burlingame:

  • 2 miles: MILLBRAE (MILLBRAE AVE. & CALIFORNIA DR.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 3 miles: SAN FRANCISCO INT'L AIRPO (SAN BRUNO, SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: SAN FRANCISCO SHOPPING (SAN FRANCISCO, 835 MARKET ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burlingame:

  • College of San Mateo (about 4 miles; San Mateo, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,398)
  • Skyline College (about 7 miles; San Bruno, CA; FT enrollment: 5,824)
  • Canada College (about 11 miles; Redwood City, CA; FT enrollment: 3,446)
  • City College of San Francisco (about 11 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 17,569)
  • San Francisco State University (about 12 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 24,644)
  • University of San Francisco (about 15 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 9,190)
  • Academy of Art University (about 15 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 12,352)

Public high school in Burlingame:

Private high schools in Burlingame:

  • MERCY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 500, Location: 2750 ADELINE DR, Grades: 9-12, Girls only)
  • AMERICAN ADVANCED ACADEMY (Students: 39, Location: 1338 BAYSHORE HWY, Grades: KG-9)
  • THE AVALON ACADEMY (Students: 28, Location: 818 MAHLER RD, Grades: UG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Burlingame:

  • BURLINGAME INTERMEDIATE (Students: 788, Location: 1715 QUESADA WAY, Grades: 6-8)
  • ROOSEVELT ELEMENTARY (Students: 157, Location: 1151 VANCOUVER AVE., Grades: KG-5)
  • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY (Students: 156, Location: 801 HOWARD AVE., Grades: KG-5)
  • FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY (Location: 2385 TROUSDALE DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • LINCOLN ELEMENTARY (Location: 1801 DEVEREUX DR., Grades: KG-5)
  • MCKINLEY ELEMENTARY (Location: 701 PALOMA AVE., Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Burlingame:

  • OUR LADY OF ANGELS SCHOOL (Students: 318, Location: 1328 CABRILLO AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST CATHERINE OF SIENA SCHOOL (Students: 311, Location: 1300 BAYSWATER AVE, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Burlingame

Library in Burlingame:

  • BURLINGAME PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,938,393; Location: 480 PRIMROSE RD.; 231,198 books; 8,363 e-books; 11,706 audio materials; 9,239 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 19 other licensed databases; 336 print serial subscriptions; 20 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Burlingame: Peninsula Tennis Club (A), Easton Drive Branch Burlingame Public Library (B), Central County Fire Department Station 36 (C), Central County Fire Department Station 34 (D), Burlingame Community Center (E), Peninsula Hospital Health Sciences Library (F), American Medical Response San Mateo County (G), Central County Fire Department Station 35 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Fox Mall Shopping Center (1), Crosby Commons Shopping Center (2), Friendship Plaza Shopping Center (3), Burlingame Plaza Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Burlingame include: VALENTIS INC (A), OPTA CORP (B), IA GLOBAL INC (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Burlingame include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), Peninsula Temple Sholom (B), Shinnyo-En California Buddhist Temple (C), Assembly of God Church (D), Burlingame United Methodist Church (E), First Baptist Church of Burlingame (F), First Church of Christ Scientist (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Anza Lagoon (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Easton Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Burlingame include: Ray Park (1), Washington Park (2), Hoover Playground (3), Cuernavaca Park (4), Mills Creek Canyon Park (5), Victoria Park (6), Alpine Park (7), Bayfront Park (8), Bayside Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Airport Service (1564 Rollins Road).

Hotels: Bay Landing Hotel (1550 Bayshore Highway), Double Tree Hotel San Francisco Airport (835 Airport Blvd).

San Mateo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 100. This is worse than average.

City:

100
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.417. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.417
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.511. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.511
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 20.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00279. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00279
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.6% for Black residents, 18.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.8% for American Indian residents, 8.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 31.0% for other race residents, 9.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.1%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Burlingame in 2010:

  • 294 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 64 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 62 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Burlingame in 2000:

  • 428 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in other group homes

Burlingame, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Burlingame (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 1430 Chapin Ave Branch at 1430 Chapin Ave, branch established on 1919/01/01; El Camino Real & Broadway Banking Ce at 1188 El Camino Real, branch established on 2010/11/16. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Burlingame Safeway Branch at 1450 Howard Avenue, branch established on 2011/10/14; Burlingame Branch at 1423 Burlingame Avenue, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Broadway-Burlingame Branch at 1145 Broadway, branch established on 1900/01/01; Burlingame Branch at 1435 Burlingame Avenue, branch established on 1936/04/15. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Comerica Bank: Burlingame Branch at 1351 Howard Street, branch established on 2008/01/23. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Boston Private Bank & Trust Company: Burlingame Branch at 1440 Chapin Avenue, branch established on 2007/12/03. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $5,848.9 mil, Deposits: $4,643.9 mil, headquarters in Boston, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • Compass Bank: Burlingame Branch at 1801 El Camino Real, branch established on 2004/09/24. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Cathay Bank: Airport Boulevard Branch at 500 Airport Boulevard, Suite 328, branch established on 2004/12/15. Info updated 2010/12/08: Bank assets: $10,628.9 mil, Deposits: $7,249.8 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 52 total offices, Holding Company: Cathay General Bancorp
  • Citibank, National Association: 210 Primrose Road Branch at 210 Primrose Road, branch established on 1934/10/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Burlingame Branch at 149 Park Road, branch established on 1964/05/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
California average:

15.4

Burlingame travel time to work - commute Burlingame mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Burlingame:

(Burlingame, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Burlingame city (based on San Mateo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic243,63422
Other31,69778
Evangelical Protestant24,771166
Mainline Protestant23,84074
Orthodox5,3505
Black Protestant2,04612
None387,113-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 171
San Mateo County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
San Mateo County:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 114
San Mateo County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 703
Here:

10.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Mateo County:

16.9%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.0%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

54.4%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.2%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Burlingame:

27.7
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.6%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.8%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.2%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Burlingame:

60.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.3%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Burlingame, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 9$74,572$99,4291$3,615
Other Government Administration 11$50,210$54,7756$6,172
Judicial and Legal 1$15,465$185,5800$0
Police Protection - Officers 38$395,998$125,0520$0
Police - Other 12$102,436$102,43610$18,359
Firefighters 38$473,835$149,6320$0
Fire - Other 1$7,125$85,5003$7,602
Streets and Highways 20$169,640$101,7844$10,463
Solid Waste Management 3$15,128$60,5120$0
Sewerage 14$93,088$79,7900$0
Parks and Recreation 27$167,531$74,45838$38,024
Water Supply 14$97,920$83,9310$0
Local Libraries 14$98,987$84,84647$87,214
Other and Unallocable 13$92,461$85,3494$7,253
Totals for Government 215$1,854,396$103,501113$178,702

Burlingame government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $6,900,000 ($227.74)
    Regular Highways: $3,887,000 ($128.29)
    Sewerage: $1,270,000 ($41.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $313,000 ($10.33)
    Central Staff Services: $182,000 ($6.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $9,549,000 ($315.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,416,000 ($310.78)
    Sewerage: $5,853,000 ($193.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,355,000 ($176.74)
    Water Utilities: $5,348,000 ($176.51)
    Libraries: $3,425,000 ($113.04)
    Central Staff Services: $2,451,000 ($80.90)
    Regular Highways: $1,963,000 ($64.79)
    General - Other: $1,845,000 ($60.90)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,790,000 ($59.08)
    Parking Facilities: $1,079,000 ($35.61)
    Financial Administration: $819,000 ($27.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $318,000 ($10.50)
    Transit Utilities: $286,000 ($9.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $140,000 ($4.62)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,656,000 ($54.66)
    General - Other: $1,138,000 ($37.56)
    Libraries: $778,000 ($25.68)
    Sewerage: $644,000 ($21.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $24,055,000 ($793.95)

Burlingame government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,134,000 ($334.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,996,000 ($65.88)
    All Other: $1,924,000 ($63.50)
    Parking Facilities: $1,644,000 ($54.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $747,000 ($24.66)
    Regular Highways: $539,000 ($17.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,468,000 ($48.45)
    Fines and Forfeits: $984,000 ($32.48)
    General Revenue, NEC: $248,000 ($8.19)
    Rents: $92,000 ($3.04)
    Donations From Private Sources: $78,000 ($2.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,726,000 ($288.01)
    Transit Utilities: $182,000 ($6.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,643,000 ($120.24)
    All Other: $3,529,000 ($116.48)
    Highways: $673,000 ($22.21)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,366,000 ($309.13)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,273,000 ($306.06)
    Property: $7,272,000 ($240.02)
    Other License: $859,000 ($28.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $820,000 ($27.06)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $637,000 ($21.02)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $319,000 ($10.53)

Burlingame government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,893,000 ($161.50)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,562,000 ($84.56)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,331,000 ($76.94)

Burlingame government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,969,000 ($64.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,047,000 ($925.70)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $402,000 ($13.27)

6.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($76,297 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($483 average AGI)
San Mateo County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from San Francisco County, CA  1.77% ($75,145 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  1.20% ($92,061)
from Alameda County, CA  0.71% ($64,730)


6.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($73,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
California average:

5.12%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,393 average AGI)
San Mateo County:

0.12%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to San Francisco County, CA  1.44% ($61,177 average AGI)
to Santa Clara County, CA  1.10% ($95,955)
to Alameda County, CA  0.78% ($62,828)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burlingame:

  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSFO (560 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIT (1260 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFRC (610 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF LOS ANGELES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burlingame:

  • KFRC-FM (99.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLX-FM (102.9 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS - CA, INC.)
  • KSAN (107.7 FM; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KZBR (95.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KMEL (106.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCSM (91.1 FM; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KQED-FM (88.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KITS (105.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIOI (101.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)
  • KSOL (98.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KALW (91.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: SAN FRANCISCO UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST.)
  • KBAY (93.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF SAN FRANCISCO)
  • KFJC (89.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Burlingame:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KTSF (Channel 26; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: LINCOLN BROADCASTING COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KDTV (Channel 14; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KDTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KSTS (Channel 48; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Burlingame fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 129m423ftTotal length
  • $9,957,000Total costs
  • 789,600Total average daily traffic
  • 33,548Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Burlingame, CA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$596,208180$762,997994$485,02930$384,1772$1,377,34051$391,179
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$022$690,06991$490,9485$134,3380$04$435,908
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$022$630,214187$619,61312$240,5180$012$473,391
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$586,00026$625,124117$491,4557$245,7941$189,51012$385,564
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$198,0005$570,36232$479,6705$366,3100$03$779,653

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6050.00 , 6051.00, 6052.00, 6053.00, 6054.00, 6055.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$360,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$340,600
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6050.00 , 6051.00, 6052.00, 6053.00, 6054.00, 6055.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Burlingame that have no violations reported:

  • HHW&P-EARLY INTAKE CPD-SFPUC (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • HHW&P-CHERRY COMPOUND - SFPUC (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • HHW&P-O'SHAUGHNESSY DAM CPD-SFPUC (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 62
  • Hazardous Condition: 136

Incident types - Burlingame

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burlingame, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Burlingame, California:

  • Doubletree Hotel San Francisco Airport, 835 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 344-5500, Fax: (650) 340-8851
  • Red Roof Inn San Francisco, 777 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 342-7772, Fax: (650) 342-2635
  • Hilton San Francisco Airport, 600 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 340-8500, Fax: (650) 340-9944
  • Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport Burlingame, 150 Anza Blvd, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 342-4600, Fax: (650) 343-8137
  • Crowne Plaza San Francisco International Airport, 1177 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 342-9200, Fax: (650) 342-1655
  • Vagabond Executive Inn, 1640 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 692-4040, Fax: (650) 692-5314
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 1755 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, California 94010 , Phone: (650) 697-5736, Fax: (650) 697-6736
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Burlingame, California
Most common first names in Burlingame, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary32182.8 years
John29778.0 years
William25276.4 years
Robert19073.5 years
George18078.4 years
James16875.0 years
Helen15182.4 years
Joseph13877.3 years
Margaret13882.7 years
Marie13283.1 years
Most common last names in Burlingame, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7378.7 years
Johnson7279.7 years
Brown5282.3 years
Anderson5080.9 years
Jones4279.3 years
Miller4279.8 years
Davis3580.0 years
Williams3478.0 years
Wilson3274.9 years
Moore3281.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Burlingame, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Mazda1
Ace Hardware1Nike2
Ann Taylor1Nissan1
Apple Store1Panda Express1
Audi1Payless1
Banana Republic1Pottery Barn1
Baskin-Robbins1RadioShack1
CVS1Red Roof Inn1
Chevrolet1Safeway1
DHL1Sephora1
FedEx9Starbucks4
Gap2Subaru1
Gymboree1Subway2
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
Hilton6Toyota1
Holiday Inn2U-Haul2
Honda1UPS11
J.Crew1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York1Vons1
Marriott1Walgreens2
MasterBrand Cabinets3

Burlingame compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of parking facilities per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern Africa (population 500+)"
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  • #64 (94010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #79 (94010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #95 (94010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
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