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Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area.

The community was named after Dr. David Burbank, a Los Angeles dentist who purchased 4,000 acres in the area.

The latitude of Burbank is 34.180N. The longitude is -118.308W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 607 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 103,359.


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Median household income
Local
$47,467
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Burbank demographic reports
Burbank is in the San Fernando Valley.
Burbank grew with the founding of Lockheed Aircraft and then with the movie and television industries.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 283. The number of murders and homicides was 3. The violent crime rate was 2.7 per 1,000 people.
Filming location for:
· 1999 movie, "Wild Wild West"
· 2006 movie, "The Prestige"
Well-known residents have included:
· Tim Burton, movie director
· Bonnie Raitt, singer
· Sean Penn, actor
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Gloria Jean's, Starbucks
Burbank attractions: Warner Bros. Studio Tour
Historic sites and museums: Gordon R. Howard Museum Complex
Colleges and universities: Woodbury University
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 114

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Ancestry & family history

9% of Burbank residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Burbank ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Burbank was $25,713, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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29% of Burbank residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Burbank, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $700.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,663.


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Libraries in Burbank include Buena Vista Branch, Burbank Public Library, Northwest Branch, Southern California Genealogical Society ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Burbank include Burbank Leader

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Los Angeles County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Burbank political report.

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Burbank restaurants taking online reservations include Arnie Morton's, the Steakhouse - Burbank, Daily Grill-Hilton Burbank Airport Hotel, French 75 Bistro - Burbank, Picanha Churrascaria - Burbank ... View restaurants

Traffic

The average commute time for Burbank workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 17 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Burbank between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.7 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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