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City of Burbank

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Charter City
Incorporated: July 8, 1911
City Hall: 275 E Olive Ave, Burbank, California 91502
Website: www.burbankca.gov
Population (2020 Census): 107,337 (Also see latest State Population Estimates and Earlier decennial Census Counts).
Population Under Age 18 (2020 Census): 17.7%
Population Density (2020 Census): 6,198.7 persons per square mile
Housing Units: 45,616
Persons Per Housing Unit: 2.4
Land Area: 17.32 square miles (44.85 square kilometers)
Water Area: 0.04 square miles (0.10 square kilometers)
Total Area: 17.35 square miles (44.94 square kilometers)
Geographic Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude): 34.190079 -118.326405

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Named after a New Hampshire dentist, Dr. David Burbank, who purchased the land in 1867 and, for 16 years, operated a sheep ranch here. The land was sold to the Providencia Land, Water & Development Co., which named it after the dentist.

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