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City of Millbrae

General Information

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Population: 22,203 (2014 ACS)
Incorporated: January 14, 1948
San Mateo County Seat Established: 1856
Land Area: 3.2 Square Miles
Registered Voters: 11.109 (01/2016) 
Number Of Households: 8,473 - Units, 8116- Occupied (2014 ACS) 


Millbrae City Hall
621 Magnolia Avenue
Millbrae, CA 94030

   Millbrae Community Center
   477 Lincoln Circle
   Millbrae, CA 94030

Police Department
581 Magnolia Avenue
Millbrae, CA 94030

   Fire Station 37
   511 Magnolia Avenue
   Millbrae, CA 94030 

The City of Millbrae is located on the Peninsula, 15 miles south of San Francisco. The boundaries of this city extend roughly from the Bayshore Freeway on the east to Skyline Boulevard on the west. This distance is approximately 1.7 miles. The distance between the north and south city limit line is approximately 2.05 miles.

Millbrae operates as a General Law City, providing for a Council/Manager form of government that clearly distinguishes the legislative power of the City Council from the administrative powers of the City Manager.

The City Council is elected directly by the residents of Millbrae. As the legislative branch of the government, the City Council makes final decisions on all major City matters. The Council adopts ordinances and resolutions necessary for efficient governmental operations, approves the budget, and acts as aboard of appeals. The Council appoints the City Manager and City Attorney, as well as the members of the City's boards and commissions.

General Municipal Elections are held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of odd-numbered years.

Last updated: 1/20/2016 10:43:18 AM