Burbank, California

city in Los Angeles County, California, United States

Burbank is a city in the southeastern end of the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles County, California. Located just 12 miles (19 km) northwest of Downtown Los Angeles, Burbank is well known for being home to Walt Disney Studios and Warner Bros Studios, as well as having the largest IKEA in the United States. The population at the 2020 census was 107,337.[4]

Burbank, California
Looking northwest over Burbank from Griffith Park
Looking northwest over Burbank from Griffith Park
Official seal of Burbank, California
"A city built by People, Pride, and Progress"
Location of Burbank in Los Angeles County, California.
Location of Burbank in Los Angeles County, California.
Coordinates: 34°10′49″N 118°19′42″W / 34.18028°N 118.32833°W / 34.18028; -118.32833
CountryUnited States
CountyLos Angeles
FoundedMay 1, 1887
IncorporatedJuly 8, 1911[1]
Named forDavid Burbank
 • Total17.35 sq mi (44.94 km2)
 • Land17.32 sq mi (44.85 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation607 ft (185 m)
 • Total107,337
 • Rank14th in Los Angeles County
66th in California
 • Density6,199/sq mi (2,393/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP Codes[5]
91501–91508, 91510, 91521–91523, 91526
Area codes747/818
FIPS code06-08954
GNIS feature IDs1652677, 2409939

Notable people

Ryan Lavarnway
John Ritter


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  • Brief History of Burbank, California (Burbank Chamber of Commerce, 1961)
  • Of Men and Stars, A History of Lockheed Aircraft Corporation (Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, 1957–1958)
  • Ranchos de Los Santos, The Story of Burbank (The Burbank Branch of the Security Trust and Savings Bank, 1927)
  • The Story of Burbank from Her Eventful Pioneer Days (The Magnolia Park Chamber of Commerce, 1954)
  • Your Burbank Home (Burbank Merchant's Association, 1928)

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