About Millbrae, California
Millbrae is a city located in northern San Mateo County, California, with a population of approximately 19,905 residents. The city is known for its quiet neighborhoods, excellent schools, and convenient location, being adjacent to the San Francisco International Airport and gently cradled in the sun-warmed hills of San Mateo County. Millbrae is bordered by San Andreas Lake to the southwest and is situated just west of the San Francisco Bay, with San Bruno to the north and Burlingame to the south.
The city enjoys a mild climate, with long summers and short winters, and its economy is driven mainly by its long strips of hotels, owing to its proximity to the airport and its advanced transit center that connects people to all major cities and events in the Bay Area. Millbrae is home to the only Intermodal rail connection west of the Mississippi, linking BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit), Caltrain, and SamTrans all in one location.
The city operates as a General Law City and is easily accessible from all parts of the Bay Area, with major freeways bordering its eastern and western boundaries. Millbrae’s well-cared-for middle-class neighborhoods, local parks, and the Green Hills Country Club add to its charm and make it an attractive place to live. The city’s location, community, and amenities make it a desirable place for residents and visitors alike.