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Burbank, Illinois - Basic Facts

The City of Burbank had a population of 29,000 as of July 1, 2017. Burbank ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Burbank is located at latitude 41.7444 and longitude -87.7685 in Cook County. The formal boundaries for the City of Burbank (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cook County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.

The City of Burbank (GNIS ID: 2393465) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Burbank is located within Township of Stickney, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cook County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Burbank population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Burbank, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 29,000
Daytime Population: Workers 5,743
Daytime Population: Residents 15,810
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,553
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 28,757
Population in Familes 25,654
Population in Group Qrtrs 243
Population Density2 6,955
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $62,478
Average Household Income $76,641
Per Capita Income $24,651


Total Housing Units 9,810 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,225 (73.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,035 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 550 ( 5.6%)
Median Home Value $210,801
Average Home Value $227,419


Total Households 9,260
Average Household Size 3.11
Family Households 7,195
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.04% 0.01%
Households -0.04% -0.03%
Families -0.1% -0.08%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Burbank, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burbank to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 72 95th
Population Density # 14 99th
Diversity Index # 86 94th
Median Household Income # 370 73rd
Per Capita Income # 888 35th

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