Burlingame

One of the Bay's best kept secrets, this charming peninsula city offers residents a quick commute to South San Francisco, an ever-expanding economy, and gorgeous scenery.

Overview for Burlingame, CA

34,311 people live in Burlingame, where the median age is 41 and the average individual income is $77,382.33. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

34,311

Total Population

41 years

Median Age

High

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

$77,382.33

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Burlingame, CA

Burlingame has 13,428 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Burlingame do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 34,311 people call Burlingame home. The population density is 6,047.87 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

34,311

Total Population

High

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

41

Median Age

50.84 / 49.16%

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
13,428

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$77,382.33

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

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

Schools in Burlingame, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Burlingame. 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
St Catherine Of Siena School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Our Lady Of Angels School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Our Lady Of Angels School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Burlingame Intermediate
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
McKinley Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Washington Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

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Burlingame

Around Burlingame, CA

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

85
Very Walkable
Walking Score
87
Very Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Jake Richardson, Ralph Gracie Jiu Jitsu San Mateo, and David Clawson Fitness .

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 0.32 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.73 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.45 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.92 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 0.35 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.88 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars

Live

One of the Bay's best kept secrets, this charming peninsula city offers residents a quick commute to South San Francisco, an ever-expanding economy, and gorgeous scenery. Many of the homes in Burlingame Park follow traditional design with modern rebuilds to match the city's classic style. Burlingame Village is very family friendly, close to the Bart station, and has the most affordable entry level homes in all of Burlingame. With its affluent communities, walkable downtown, and highly rated public schools, its no wonder many want to keep this great spot off the radar.

 

Work 

Commute

Multiple free shuttles and BART access makes it easy to get around Burlingame without a car. 

Schools K-5

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

Schools 6-8

Burlingame Intermediate School (Public) - Rated 7/10 via GreatSchools.org

Schools 9-12

Burlingame High School (Public) - Rated 9/10 via GreatSchools.org

 

Play

Though small, there is no shortage of things to do in Burlingame. Two shopping districts, one along Broadway and one along Burlingame Avenue include a variety of shops and eateries to enjoy. With its coastal border along the San Francisco Bay, Burlingame offers several waterfront attractions, the most popular being  Bayfront Park. Enjoy breathtaking views of the bay, athletic fields and a dog play area, in addition to hiking trails with the option for a leisurely stroll along the coast. Brush up on you art knowledge with a visit to the Peninsula Museum of Art, a conglomerate of several galleries and artists’ studios providing interactions with artists, receptions, art talks and workshops for the whole family. Other spots of interest: Preston's Candy & Ice Cream for delicious handmade candy and Kohl Mansion, a grand home built in the early 1900's now serving as a historical landmark. 

Sources: 

https://theculturetrip.com/usa/california/articles/the-top-10-things-to-do-see-in-burlingame-ca/

https://www.greatschools.org/california/burlingame

https://www.thesanfranciscopeninsula.com/blog/post/a-trip-to-the-heart-of-the-peninsula-burlingame-ca/


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