Glendale Information

Glendale Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Glendale, AZ

General Glendale Information

State: Arizona

County: Maricopa County

Close cities: El Mirage, AZ, Sun City West, AZ, Avondale, AZ, Tolleson, AZ, Litchfield Park, AZ, Tonto Basin, AZ, Youngtown, AZ, Sun City, AZ, Peoria, AZ, Phoenix, AZ

Glendale Population (census data)
Total 253,152 (+13.5% since 2000)
Male 126,300 (49.9%)
Female 126,852 (50.1%)

Population Density: 4,546 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 94.3 (US Avg is 100)

Glendale Elevation: 1,153 feet above sea level

Land Area: 55.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $49,493

Zip Codes: 85302, 85305, 85318, 85303, 85307, 85301, 85311, 85310, 85312, 85306, 85308, 85304, and 85313.

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Glendale Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (64.7%)
  • Hispanic (24.8%)
  • Other race (12.0%)
  • Black (4.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.5%)
  • Irish (10.4%)
  • English (9.2%)
  • Italian (5.0%)
  • United States (5.0%)
  • French (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 27,797 people (11.0%)
  • Latin America (68.3%)
  • Asia (19.2%)
  • Europe (12.5%)

Local Glendale Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Arizona Diamondbacks, San Diego Padres
NFL Football: Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Northern Arizona University, Arizona State University

Glendale School Information

High Schools
Apollo High School (8045 N 47th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - Glendale Union High School District District)
Cactus High School (6330 West Greenway, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Cactus High School AOF (6330 West Greenway Road, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Copper Canyon High School (9126 West Camelback Road, Glendale, AZ, 85305 - Tolleson Union High School District District)
Deer Valley High School (18424 N 51st Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Glendale High School (6216 W Glendale Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Union High School District District)
Independence High School (6602 N 75th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Union High School District District)
Intelli-School Charter High School - Glendale Sit (13806 North 51st Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Rsd Charter School, Inc. District)
Ironwood High School (6051 W Sweetwater Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Ironwood High School AOF (6051 West Sweetwater, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
Ironwood High School AOIT (6051 West Sweetwater, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District #11 District)
La Puerta High School (8632 West Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85345 - Omega Schools dba Omega Academy, Inc. District)
Mountain Ridge High School (22800 N 67th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Oasis High School (8632 W Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85345 - Omega Schools dba Omega Academy, Inc. District)
Sandra Day O'connor High School (25250 N 35th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
West-Mec - Apollo High School (8045 N 47th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Cactus High School (6330 W Greenway Road, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Deer Valley High School (18424 N 51st Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Glendale High School (6216 W Glendale Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Independence High School (6602 N 75th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Ironwood High School (6051 W Sweetwater, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Mountain Ridge High School (22800 N 67th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
West-Mec - Sandra Day O'connor High School (25250 N 35th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
Middle Schools
Barcelona Middle School (6130 N 44th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Alhambra Elementary District District)
C. Doby Middle School (8632 West Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85345 - Omega Schools dba Omega Academy, Inc. District)
Challenger Middle School (6905 W Maryland Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Desert Sky Middle School (5130 West Grovers Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Glendale Landmark Middle School (5730 West Myrtle Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Hillcrest Middle School (22833 N 71st Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Elementary Schools
Arrowhead Elementary School (7490 W Union Hills Drive, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Bellair Elementary School (4701 W Grovers Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Canyon Elementary School (5490 West Paradise Lane, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Carol G. Peck Elementary School (5810 N 49th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Alhambra Elementary District District)
Copper Creek Elementary (7071 W Hillcrest Boulevard, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Coyote Ridge Elementary (7677 W Bethany, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Desert Garden Elementary School (7020 W Ocotillo Road, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Desert Mirage Elementary School (8605 W Maryland Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85305 - Pendergast Elementary District District)
Desert Palms Elementary School (11441 N 55th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Desert Sage Elementary School (4035 W Alameda, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Desert Valley Elementary School (12901 N 63rd Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Foothills Elementary School (15808 N 63rd Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Greenbrier Elementary School (6150 W Greenbriar Drive, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Las Brisas Elementary School (5805 W Alameda, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Legend Springs Elementary (21150 North Arrowhead Loop Road, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Marshall Ranch Elementary School (12995 N Marshall Ranch Drive, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Mirage Elementary School (3910 W Grovers, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Mountain Shadows Elementary School (19602 N 45th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Park Meadows Elementary School (20012 N 35th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Sierra Verde Elementary (7241 West Rose Garden Lane, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Sonoran Sky Elementary School (10150 W Missouri Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85307 - Pendergast Elementary District District)
Stetson Hills Elementary (25475 N Stetson Hills Loop, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Other/Private Schools
Arroyo School (4535 W Cholla, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Washington Elementary School District District)
Bicentennial North School (7237 W Missouri Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Bicentennial South School (7240 W Colter Street, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Camelback Academy (7634 West Camelback Road, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Camelback Education, Inc. District)
Carden Traditional School Of Glendale (4744 W Grovers Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - International Studies Academy District)
Challenge Charter School (5801 West Greenbriar Drive, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Challenge School, Inc. District)
Copperwood School (11232 North 65th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Deer Valley Academy (18424 N 51st Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Charter Schools, Inc. District)
Desert Heights Charter School (5821 West Beverly Lane, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Partnership With Parents, Inc., dba Desert Heights Charter District)
Desert Spirit School (7355 W Orangewood, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Discovery School (7910 W Maryland Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Don Mensendick School (5535 N 67th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)
E-Institute At Union Hills (3515 West Union Hills Drive Suite, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - E-Institute Charter Schools, Inc. District)
Glendale American School (8530 N 55th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Glenn F Burton School (4801 W Maryland Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Harold W Smith School (6534 N 63rd Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Heritage Montessori Charter School (3501 W Westcott, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Heritage Montessori Charter School, Inc. District)
Heritage School (5312 W Mountain View, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Highland Lakes School (19000 N 63rd Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Deer Valley Unified District District)
Horizon School (8520 N 47th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - Glendale Elementary District District)
International Studies Academy (4744 W Grovers Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - International Studies Academy District)
Isaac E Imes School (6625 N 56th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Kachina School (5304 West Crocus, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Liberty Traditional Heritage School (13419 W Ocotillo, Glendale, AZ, 85031 - Heritage Elementary School District)
Luke School (7300 N Dysart Road, Glendale, AZ, 85307 - Dysart Unified District District)
Melvin E Sine School (4932 West Myrtle, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)
North Pointe Academy (4941 W Union Hills Drive, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Pointe Educational Services District)
Ombudsman Learning Center - West (3618 West Bell Road, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Ombudsman Educational Services, Ltd.,a Subsidiary Of Educational Services of America District)
Peoria Transition Center (8990 W Orangewood Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85305 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Pinnacle Pointe Academy (6753 West Pinnacle Peak Raod, Glendale, AZ, 85310 - Pointe Educational Services District)
Pioneer School (6315 W Port Au Prince, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Raymond S. Kellis (8990 W Orangewood, Glendale, AZ, 85305 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Sahuaro Ranch School (10401 N 63rd Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - Peoria Unified School District District)
Stellar Preparatory (8632 West Northern Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85345 - Omega Schools dba Omega Academy, Inc. District)
Sunburst School (14218 N 47th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85306 - Washington Elementary School District District)
Sunset Ridge (8490 W Missouri Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85305 - Pendergast Elementary District District)
Sunset School (4626 W Mountain View Road, Glendale, AZ, 85302 - Washington Elementary School District District)
Sunset Vista (7775 W Orangewood Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85303 - Glendale Elementary District District)
Sweetwater School (4602 W Sweetwater, Glendale, AZ, 85304 - Washington Elementary School District District)
Terra Nova Academy (1118 W Glendale Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85021 - Terra Nova Academy District)
Tutor Time Charter School - Glendale (5550 W Bell Road, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - Peach Springs Unified District District)
West-Mec - Raymond S. Kellis (8990 W Orangewood, Glendale, AZ, 85308 - West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center District)
William C Jack School (6600 West Missouri Avenue, Glendale, AZ, 85301 - Glendale Elementary District District)

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