Burlingame, CA

Population: 30,118 livability score shield

Key findings

  • Burlingame has a Livability Score of 81/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Burlingame crime rates are 52% higher than the California average
  • Cost of living in Burlingame is 94% higher than the California average
  • Burlingame real estate prices are 254% higher than the California average
  • Rental prices in Burlingame are 38% higher than the California average

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      Top Rated Schools in Burlingame

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Lincoln Elementary SchoolKG - 5460n/a
      Mercy High School9 - 12362n/a
      Burlingame Intermediate6 - 81,088n/a
      The Avalon AcademyKG - 1219n/a
      Burlingame High9 - 121,475n/a
      Hoover Elementary SchoolKG - 5211n/a
      Bsd PreschoolM - Mn/an/a
      St Catherine Of Siena SchoolKG - 8318n/a
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      Burlingame Reviews

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      The City of Trees: Life in Burlingame
      Attractions9/10
      Community10/10
      Nightlife7/10
      Dining7/10
      Shopping9/10
      I've found my forever city in Burlingame, CA! I'm coming up on my 4th year living in Burlingame, and I couldn't be happier. We get great weather all year round, and are close to everything we could possibly need. Shopping in San Francisco is not far at all, and you are very close to the beautiful shoreline of the bay.

      I relocated to Burlingame for work, and it has been great ever since. A lot of employment opportunities since you are so close to San Francisco. The home prices are high, so be prepared to also look for apartments or condos that might be a little easier on price. Overall, you get what you pay for when living in this city. Great school systems, relatively low crime, and amenities on every corner.

      One of my favorite places to go since living here, is Stacks. Stacks is primarily a breakfast restaurant, which as you can guess from the name, focuses on pancakes. So if you love pancakes, and or breakfast food at all, you will definitely want to pay them a visit!
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      Source: The Burlingame, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).