Known as "The Media Capital of the World", Burbank is home to ABC, Warner Bros., WB Ranch, Warner Music, NBC, Walt Disney, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, the Columbia lot, and Universal Studios, not including 700 media related companies and music labels. As well as 6 theatres and 28 movie theaters and excellent police and fire protection. Burbank is noted for its distinguished school system by having all "blue ribbon schools". A sophisticated small town where the sun is shining and the population is smiling. Burbank is known for maintaining a resident-friendly, small town atmosphere as well as a strong business climate. Burbank is centrally located so both visitors and residents of the city can enjoy all that Southern California has to offer, with easy freeway access, located close to Hollywood and just 12 miles to Downtown Los Angeles. Burbank Airport now "Bob Hope Airport" has 6 major carriers with more than 70 flights daily. Burbank is also host to 35 parks totaling 2,199.57 acres, of which 141.13 are developed. Close to major malls in Glendale and Sherman Oaks. There are 2 municipal swimming pools, 20 tennis courts, 3 community/gymnasium facilities, 2 senior citizen centers, 13 ball fields, an outdoor concert amphitheater, the infamous "star bowl", an ice rink , bowling alley, an Equestrian Center, 1 municipal golf complex, including regulation 18 holes on 113.29 acres housing a driving range, and a 3-par course. Continuously voted "One of the best 10 cities to live in, in Southern California" by Los Angeles Magazine. We also offer pet friendly apartments.