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Burlingame
  • Suburb of San Francisco, CA

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Burlingame is a suburb of San Francisco with a population of 30,995. Burlingame is in San Mateo County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Burlingame offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Burlingame there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Burlingame and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Burlingame are highly rated.

About

About Burlingame...
Population
30,995

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$2,000,001
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,591
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    48%
  • Own
    52%
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Burlingame Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    131
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    31
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    41.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    441.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,692.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    358.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    30%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Burlingame

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$165,940
National
$75,149

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