Burbank City Hall
Incorporated on April 4, 1970,
Burbank is a city located in Cook County, Illinois. It is at the southwest
edge of the city of Chicago; the Chicago city limit is in common with
Burbank's eastern city limit. Villages with which Burbank shares a boundary
are Oak Lawn to its south, Bridgeview to its west, and Bedford Park to its
north. The current mayor is Harry J. Klein, who took office in 1991. As of
the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 27,902.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of
10.8 km˛ (4.2 mi˛). There are 27,902 people, 9,317 households, and 7,267
families residing in the City. There are 9,518 housing units at an average
density of 881.3/km˛ (2,281.0/mi˛). The population density is 2,583.5/km˛
(6,686.7/mi˛). The racial makeup of the city is 90.67% White, 0.26% African
American, 0.17% Native American, 1.76% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 3.95%
from other races, and 3.17% from two or more races. 11.09% of the population
are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
The average household size is 2.98 and the average family size is 3.44.
There are 9,317 households out of which 34.4% have children under the age of
18 living with them, 60.8% are married couples living together, 12.1% have a
female householder with no husband present, and 22.0% are non-families.
18.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.3% have someone
living alone who is 65 years of age or older.
You will find 25.1% of the city population are under the age of 18, 9.9% are
from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 22.8% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who are
65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females
there are 95.5 males. For every 100 females whom are 18 and over, there are
The median income for a household in Burbank is $49,388, and the median
income for a family is $56,279. Males have a median income of $38,994 versus
$26,651 for females. The per capita income for the City is $18,923.
Welcome to Burbank, Illinois. Mayor Harry Klein is proud to be leading a
community of 28,095 into a new era
of technology. Burbank was incorporated in 1970 and continues to be a great
place to raise a family and establish a business. Join us here and feel at