Burlingame, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,858 housing units in Burlingame. This represents a 0.4% decline from 12,914 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 12,858 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Burlingame is about 47.7%. Burlingame's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.8%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Burlingame were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type10.70%
One Bedroom26.20%
Two Bedrooms27.30%
Three Bedrooms23%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1943
Median Value of occupied units$685,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$600,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,101

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan12%
Simple Mortgage49%
Debt Free31.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.3%