The city of Burlingame is located in the county of San Mateo. It covers a total area of 16 sq. km. Industry related to automotive has maintained a strong hold on the economy of the city. The city being close proximity to the international airport, having a pool of educated and trained workforce, the economic development of the city is contributed by industries related to aviation, architecture, information technology, construction, health, hotel, insurance, metal, pharmaceuticals, real estate, media and tourism. Commercial spaces are utilized by theatres, continental restaurants, surgical centers, seafood restaurants, screen printing facilities, recycling services and pet shops.