Brisbane

Set on San Bruno Mountain's eastern slope, this tiny city of approximately 3,500 people has retained its small-town ambience amidst the busy metropolitan Bay Area. Its downtown boasts cute cottages and reminds long time Bay area residents of Palo Alto in the '60's.

Overview for Brisbane, CA

4,803 people live in Brisbane, where the median age is 43.8 and the average individual income is $95,651. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,803

Total Population

43.8 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$95,651

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Brisbane, CA

Brisbane has 1,997 households, with an average household size of 2.4. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Brisbane do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,803 people call Brisbane home. The population density is 1,608.92 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,803

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

43.8

Median Age

51.61 / 48.39%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,997

Total Households

2.4

Average Household Size

$95,651

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Brisbane, CA

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Brisbane. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5

Around Brisbane, CA

There's plenty to do around Brisbane, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

44
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
71
Very Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Flour Chylde Bakery, Got Harvest, and Bicycle Solutions.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 4.65 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.96 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.22 miles 147 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.61 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.92 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.6 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Live

Set on San Bruno Mountain's eastern slope, this tiny city of approximately 3,500 people has retained its small-town ambience amidst the busy metropolitan Bay Area. Its downtown boasts cute cottages and reminds long time Bay area residents of Palo Alto in the '60's. 
 

Work 

Commute
Only a small percentage of residents work in town, with many commuting to office parks at Sierra Point and an industrial park near Valley Drive. SamTrans provides bus service through the city along Bayshore Boulevard. Shuttles connecting to nearby BART, Muni T-Third Street line and Caltrain stations are also available to residents and employees in the city.

Schools K-5

Brisbane Elementary School (Public) - Rated 9/10 via GreatSchools.org

Schools 6-8

Lipman Middle School (Public) - Rated 7/10 via GreatSchools.org

Schools 9-12

San Mateo High School (Public) - Rated 7/10 via GreatSchools.org

Play

Enjoy the small town vibes along the town's main drag along Visitacion Avenue, with its charming cottages, restaurants, and small shops. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy easy access to San Bruno Mountain and many city parks, including The Brisbane Dog Park for furry residents. 

Sources: 

https://www.sfgate.com/realestate/article/Brisbane-where-urban-meets-country-3187661.php

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brisbane,_California

https://www.greatschools.org/search/search.page?q=brisbane&view=list


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