Glendale, Arizona

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Population in 2013: 234,632 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.2%
 
Males: 118,816  (50.6%)
Females: 115,816  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85031, 85033, 85301, 85302, 85303, 85304, 85305, 85306, 85308, 85309, 85310, 85345, 85381, 85382, 85383.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,037 (it was $45,015 in 2000)
Glendale:

$41,037
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,326 (it was $19,124 in 2000)

Glendale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $142,600 (it was $113,300 in 2000)
Glendale:

$142,600
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $167,208; Detached houses: $181,576; Townhouses or other attached units: $84,114; In 2-unit structures: $46,210; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $53,801; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $76,138; Mobile homes: $46,275; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $2,558

Median gross rent in 2013: $842.

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  • Races in Glendale, AZ (2013)

    Glendale races chart
    • 117,02849.9%White alone
    • 88,70937.8%Hispanic
    • 11,1464.8%Black alone
    • 7,6393.3%Asian alone
    • 4,8822.1%American Indian alone
    • 4,5481.9%Two or more races
    • 3660.2%Other race alone
    • 3000.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Glendale detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Glendale: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.5%), Irish (7.6%), English (6.2%), Italian (4.1%), United States (3.7%), Polish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Elevation: 1153 feet

Land area: 55.7 square miles.

Population density: 4,214 people per square mile   (average).

Glendale,AZ real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Glendale:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glendale city:

  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

38,059 residents are foreign born (11.1% Latin America, 2.2% Asia).

This city:

16.2%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there were 154 registered sex offenders living in Glendale, Arizona as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Glendale to the number of sex offenders is 1,507 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,251 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $923 (0.8%)

Glendale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (8.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Deer Creek, AZ (1.0 miles ), Sun City, AZ (2.3 miles ), Peoria, AZ (2.4 miles ), Youngtown, AZ (2.4 miles ), El Mirage, AZ (2.7 miles ), Phoenix, AZ (2.8 miles ), Tolleson, AZ (3.1 miles ), Litchfield Park, AZ (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2019 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 1998: 2257 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 1999: 1661 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2000: 1251 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2001: 703 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2002: 670 buildings, average cost: $158,200
  • 2003: 722 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2004: 875 buildings, average cost: $227,200
  • 2005: 538 buildings, average cost: $224,500
  • 2006: 318 buildings, average cost: $187,600
  • 2007: 298 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2008: 78 buildings, average cost: $278,800
  • 2009: 50 buildings, average cost: $279,700
  • 2010: 74 buildings, average cost: $236,000
  • 2011: 141 buildings, average cost: $245,200
  • 2012: 281 buildings, average cost: $252,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.58 N, Longitude: 112.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -23,410 (-10.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 24,395 (25.1%)

Glendale household income distribution Glendale home values distribution

Property values in Glendale, AZ


Crime rates in Glendale by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 17171418192115171812221213
per 100,000 7.57.35.97.57.88.46.06.67.14.99.65.25.6
Rapes 666596101847558665446445449
per 100,000 29.227.940.742.134.530.223.225.721.218.719.123.220.9
Robberies 426405463446393466542588420385431413335
per 100,000 188.2174.0196.3186.1161.3187.5216.4229.1164.7156.9187.4177.3143.2
Assaults 705866697841913977893659655520617666508
per 100,000 311.5372.1295.6350.9374.8393.0356.6256.8256.8211.9268.3285.8217.1
Burglaries 2,5092,4382,5932,5883,3323,7562,7662,6652,5512,2642,4422,8472,410
per 100,000 1,108.51,047.71,099.61,080.01,367.81,510.91,104.41,038.31,000.1922.61,062.11,221.91,029.9
Thefts 7,5317,8897,4597,2405,9805,6256,7198,3898,2149,93610,83810,86310,166
per 100,000 3,327.23,390.13,163.03,021.22,454.82,262.82,682.83,268.53,220.24,049.14,713.64,662.34,344.3
Auto thefts 3,1563,7953,5903,7673,1012,7132,9672,3811,7241,3291,4581,2241,050
per 100,000 1,394.31,630.81,522.41,571.91,272.91,091.41,184.7927.7675.9541.6634.1525.3448.7
Arson 729193587385678082N/A657860
per 100,000 31.839.139.424.230.034.226.831.232.1N/A28.333.525.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 512.2537.5521.2531.1494.0491.0476.8461.2411.1410.5489.4484.4423.2

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Crime rate in Glendale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 490 (383 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Arizona average:

1.85

Glendale tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +67,406 (+44.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Glendale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Glendale, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Glendale-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 439% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 252.2 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 203.5 miles away from Glendale center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 251.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 215.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 206.0 miles away from Glendale center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 400.7 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Maricopa County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Glendale topographic map

Birthplace of: Marty Robbins - Racing driver, Michael McDowell (racing driver) - Stock car racing driver, Craig Mabbitt - Male singer, Guadalupe Huerta - Activist, Brandon McDonald (soccer) - Soccer player, Travis Peterson - Basketball player, Austen Powers - College basketball player (CS Northridge Matadors), Brad Anderson (American football) - Football player, Joey Shaw - College basketball player (Indiana Hoosiers), Jonathan Beasley - Football player.

Main business address for: AZCO MINING INC (METAL MINING).

Hospitals in Glendale:

  • ARROWHEAD HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 18701 NORTH 67TH AVENUE)
  • AURORA BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM (6015 WEST PEORIA AVENUE)
  • BANNER THUNDERBIRD MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 5555 WEST THUNDERBIRD ROAD)
  • CAMELBACK SAM BEHAV H CNTR WEST VALLEY (provides emergency services, 5625 WEST THUNDERBIRD)
  • GLENDALE SAMARITAN SURGICENTER (5757 W THUNDERBIRD RD SUITE E-150)
  • HEALTHSOUTH VALLEY OF THE SUN REHABILITATION (13460 N 67TH AVENUE)

Dialysis Facilities in Glendale:

  • ARROWHEAD DIALYSIS (FMC) (16844 N 59TH AVE)
  • BROOKWOOD DIALYSIS CLINIC (DVA) (8910 N 43RD AVE STE 107)
  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF GLENDALE (FMC) (5957 W NORTHERN AVE STE 108)
  • GLENDALE FAMILY HEALTH CENTER - DIALYSIS (5141 W LAMAR RD)
  • SOUTHWEST KIDNEY DIALYSIS - ARROWHEAD LAKES (DVA) (20325 N 51ST AVE STE 186 BLDG 11)
  • THUNDERBIRD DIALYSIS (FMC) (5750 W THUNDERBIRD RD BLDG G #750)

Home Health Centers in Glendale:

  • ARROWHEAD HOME HEALTH, INC (17035 NORTH 67TH AVENUE, SUITE 4)
  • HEALTHSOUTH HOME HEALTH OF PHOENIX (13460 NORTH 67TH AVENUE, SUITE 3 & 4)
  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC-GLENDALE (5800 WEST GLENN DRIVE, SUITE 255)
  • VALLEY HOME CARE, LLC (8636 NORTH 59TH AVENUE, SUITE A)

Nursing Homes in Glendale:

  • ADVANCED HEALTH CARE OF GLENDALE (16825 NORTH 63RD AVENUE)
  • BELLA VITA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (5125 NORTH 58TH AVE)
  • GLENDALE CARE CENTER (4704 WEST DIANA AVENUE)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF NORTH GLENDALE (13620 NORTH 55TH AVENUE)
  • PROVIDENCE PLACE AT GLENCROFT (8641 NORTH 67TH AVE)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Glendale:

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Amtrak stations near Glendale:

  • 6 miles: PHOENIX NORTHWEST (PHOENIX, 8101 BLACK CANYON FWY.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 12 miles: PHOENIX (401 W. HARRISON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 15 miles: PHOENIX AIRPORT (PHOENIX, TERMINAL 2) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Glendale:

  • Glendale Community College (Full-time enrollment: 12,533; Location: 6000 W Olive Ave; Public; Website: www.gccaz.edu)
  • Arizona State University-West (FT enrollment: 3,454; Location: 4701 W Thunderbird Road; Public; Website: www.asu.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Arizona College-Glendale (FT enrollment: 1,188; Location: 4425 W Olive Avenue Suite 300; Private, for-profit; Website: www.arizonacollege.edu)
  • Arizona Automotive Institute (FT enrollment: 1,146; Location: 6829 N 46th Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.aai.edu)
  • Midwestern University-Glendale (FT enrollment: 1,100; Location: 19555 N 59th Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.midwestern.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Thunderbird School of Global Management (FT enrollment: 963; Location: 1 Global Place; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.thunderbird.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Empire Beauty School-NW Phoenix (FT enrollment: 231; Location: 2727 W. Glendale Ave. #200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Glendale:

  • Everest College-Phoenix (about 5 miles; Phoenix, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,008)
  • Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division (about 6 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,840)
  • Grand Canyon University (about 7 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 44,186)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 9 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Phoenix College (about 10 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 7,001)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc (about 11 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,860)
  • Anthem College-Phoenix (about 11 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,081)

Private high school in Glendale:

  • ARROWHEAD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 130; Location: 4030 W YORKSHIRE DR; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Glendale:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Glendale:

  • JOY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 815; Location: 21000 N 75TH AVE; Grades: PK - 10)
  • RANCHO SOLANO PRIVATE SCHOOL (Students: 480; Location: 3540 W UNION HILLS DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP (Students: 455; Location: 7521 N 57TH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST LOUIS THE KING SCHOOL (Students: 275; Location: 4331 W MARYLAND AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ATONEMENT LUTHERAN (Students: 186; Location: 4001 W BEARDSLEY RD; Grades: PK - 4)
  • GRACE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 139; Location: 5600 W PALMAIRE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TUTOR TIME (Students: 75; Location: 10260 N 67TH AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • TUTOR TIME CHILD CARE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 70; Location: 5550 W BELL RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • CHILDREN'S CENTER FOR NEURODEVELOPMENTAL STUDIES (Students: 41; Location: 5430 W GLENN AVE; Grades: UG - UG)
  • CATHEDRAL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 12; Location: 16635 N 51ST AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Glendale

Library in Glendale:

  • GLENDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,012,853; Location: 5959 W BROWN ST; 258,383 books; 40,009 e-books; 28,234 audio materials; 20,171 video materials; 24 local licensed databases; 2 state licensed databases; 16 other licensed databases; 1,078 print serial subscriptions; 6,758 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School is located at 7521 N. 57th Avenue in Glendale, AZ. The zip code is 85301-13399 The current enrollment is 367 students. That does qualify for your large private middle schools category. OLPH provides curriculum for pre- kindergarten through 8th grades. The current principal is Mrs. Cecilia Frakes is you have any further questions. She can be reached at 623-931-7288.
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help School is located at 7521 N. 57th Avenue in Glendale, AZ. The zip code is 85301-13399 The current enrollment is 367 students. That does qualify for your large private middle schools category. OLPH provides curriculum for pre- kindergarten through 8th grades. The current principal is Mrs. Cecilia Frakes is you have any further questions. She can be reached at 623-931-7288.

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Notable locations in Glendale: Glendale Plaza (A), Glendale Water Tank Triangulation Station (B), Grasmoen Substation (C), Maryvale Substation (D), Glen Lakes Golf Course (E), Southwest Poultry Experiment Station (F), City of Glendale Landfill (G), Escuda Office Park (H), Fifty - One Bells Business Park (I), Glen Harbor Business Park (J), Glen Harbor Commerce Park (K), Glendale Corporate Center (L), The Bead Museum (M), Glendale Public Library Velma Teague Branch (N), Glendale Public Library Main Branch (O), Glendale Public Library Foothills Branch (P), Glendale Family Health Center (Q), Glendale Care Center (R), Glendale City Hall (S), Glendale Fire Department Station 159 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Bethany West Plaza Shopping Center (1), Glen Fairs Shopping Center (2), Glendale Plaza Shopping Center (3), Glendale Shopping Center (4), Glenwood Plaza Shopping Center (5), Grandview Plaza Shopping Center (6), Olive Plaza Shopping Center (7), Olive Village Shopping Center (8), Plaza Sixtyseven Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Glendale: AZCO MINING INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Glendale include: Heritage Presbyterian Church (A), Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Glendale Church of the Nazarene (C), Glendale Church of Christ (D), Glendale Christian Church (E), Free Methodist Church of Glendale (F), First United Methodist Church (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H), First Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Resthaven Park West Cemetery (1), Russian Molokan Cemetery (2), Glendale Memorial Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: New River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Glendale include: Windsor Park (1), W J Murphy Park (2), Sunset Park (3), Myrtle Park (4), Chapparal Park (5), Lawrence Park (6), Mission Park (7), Rovey Park (8), Horizon Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Bead Museum (5754 West Glenn Drive) (1), A Vault of the Ages at Coury House (Museums; 5802 West Palmaire Avenue) (2), Deer Valley Rock Art Center (Museums; 3711 West Deer Valley Road) (3), Glendale Arizona Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 9802 North 59th Avenue) (4), Glendale City Government - Libraries- Foothills Branch- Circulation Desk-Informa (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 19055 North 57th Avenue) (5), Police Department - Glendale (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 6835 North 57th Drive) (6), Phoenix Billiards (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6133 West Port Au Prince Lane) (7), Speed Street (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6542 West Bell Road) (8), Great Skate (Amusement & Theme Parks; 10054 North 43rd Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Inn Phoenix Glen (7116 North 59th Avenue) (1), AriTime Personal Services (11640 N. 51st Ave) (2), Four Seasons Flowers & Gifts (6630 West Cactus Road Suite 104) (3), Holiday Inn Express Arrowhead Towne Center (7885 W. Arrowhead Towne Center Dr. 79th Ave One Block North Of) (4), McPherson Textiles (5737 West Myrtle Avenue) (5), Inn At Talavi (5511 West Bell Road) (6), Holiday Inn Exp Phoenix Glenda (7885 Arrowhead Towne Center) (7), Quality Inn & Suites at Talavi (5511 West Bell Road) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Glendale City - City Court (5711 West Glendale Avenue) (1), Maricopa County - N Valley- Constables- Justices Of The Peace- North Valley Justice C (5222 West Glendale Avenue) (2), Maricopa County - Superior Court In Maricopa County- Glendale Regional C (5222 West Glendale Avenue) (3), West Valley Court Diversion Services (Po Box 10175) (4), Maricopa County - Constables- Justices Of The Peace- Glendale Justice C (5222 West Glendale Avenue) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Maricopa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 234. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

234
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.362. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.362
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 18.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.0
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.35. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.35
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 34.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.98
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Glendale and their reported violations in the past:

GLENDALE CITY OF (Address: 7070 W NORTHERN AVE , Population served: 180,000, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2007)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 239 regular monitoring violations
  • 11 other older monitoring violations
DESERT OASIS (Address: 6963 W MELINDA LN , Population served: 2,223, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-11-2010 to JAN-21-2010)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
ASH CREEK WATER CO (Address: 4622 W WAGONER RD , Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2002, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-26-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
HACIENDA DEL SOL MHP (Address: 12727 W GLENDALE AVE , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2005)
CROWN KING WATER CO (Address: 4918 W PARK VIEW LN , Population served: 220, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-14-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • 31 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
STADIUM CHEVRON (Address: 9031 W NORTHERN AVE , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-06-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-13-2010)
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MOUNTAIN VIEW MHP (Address: 6369 W ROBIN LANE , Population served: 160, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-02-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2013)
  • 7 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2007)
CACTUS MOBILE RANCH (Address: 6369 W ROBIN LANE , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Glendale that have no violations reported:

  • DOUBLE G TRAILER PARK (Address: 6369 W ROBIN LANE , Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.3%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.7% for Black residents, 39.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.1% for American Indian residents, 6.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 38.0% for other race residents, 18.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Glendale in 2010:

  • 836 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 664 people in college/university student housing
  • 656 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 581 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 162 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 153 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 124 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 79 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in military disciplinary barracks and jails

People in group quarters in Glendale in 2000:

  • 987 people in nursing homes
  • 643 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 347 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 345 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 288 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 58 people in other group homes
  • 53 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 43 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 37 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 29 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 23 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 23 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 4 people in military disciplinary barracks

Glendale, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Glendale compared to Arizona state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • University of Phoenix Stadium. Capacity: 63,400. Arizona Cardinals.
  • Jobing.com Arena. Phoenix Coyotes (NHL), Arizona Sting (NLL).

Banks with most branches in Glendale (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 19 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: 9 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 8 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Glencroft Branch, Glendale-Arrowhead, Glendale Branch. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • U.S. Bank National Association: West Thunderbird Glendale Safeway Br, West Olive Glendale Safeway Branch, Deer Valley Safeway. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Armed Forces Bank, National Association: Luke Air Force Base Branch at 13877 W Thunderbird St, branch established on 1944/01/05; Luke Air Force Base Exchange Branch at Building 1540, 7041 North 38th Avenue, branch established on 1998/04/23. Info updated 2010/12/16: Bank assets: $1,839.7 mil, Deposits: $1,387.5 mil, headquarters in Fort Leavenworth, KS, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • MidFirst Bank: 65th Ave & Bell Branch at 6508 West Bell Road, branch established on 2009/08/04; 67th & Peoria Branch at 6666 W Peoria Ave., Suite 101, branch established on 2007/07/23. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,790.2 mil, Deposits: $6,308.2 mil, headquarters in Oklahoma City, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 77 total offices
  • Compass Bank: 59th Avenue & Bell Branch at 5740 West Bell Road, branch established on 2006/03/20; 67th Ave & 101 Branch at 20016 North 67th Avenue, branch established on 2004/10/25. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • SunBank, National Association: Glendale Manistee Branch at 5605 West Northern Avenue, branch established on 2008/07/12; Glendale West Branch at 5010 North 95th Avenue, branch established on 2008/04/02. Info updated 2010/07/12: Bank assets: $31.4 mil, Deposits: $23.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenix, AZ, negative income in the last year, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Glendale, Arizona:

  • Springhill Suites Glendale/Peoria, 7810 W Bell Rd, Glendale, AZ 85038 , Phone: (623) 878-6666, Fax: (623) 878-6611
  • Holiday Inn Express, 7885 W Arrowhead Towne CTR, Glendale, AZ 85308 , Phone: (623) 412-2000, Fax: (623) 412-5522
  • Oakwood Worldwide At Pavillions At Arrowhead, 7400 W Arrowhead Clubhouse Dr, Glendale, AZ 85308 , Phone: (800) 510-4559, Fax: (480) 894-9575
  • Oakwood Worldwide At The Isle At Arrowhead, 20250 N 67TH Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308 , Phone: (800) 510-4559, Fax: (480) 968-8860
  • Quality Inn Glendale, 7116 N 59th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301 , Phone: (623) 939-9431, Fax: (623) 937-3137
  • Hampton Inn & Suites - Phoenix Glendale/Westgate, 6630 N 95th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85305 , Phone: (623) 271-7771, Fax: (623) 271-7772
  • Comfort Suites - Glendale, 9824 W Camelback Rd, Glendale, AZ 85305 , Phone: (623) 271-9005, Fax: (623) 271-9808
  • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 9310 W Cabela Dr, Glendale, AZ 85305 , Phone: (623) 939-8888, Fax: (623) 939-3092
  • 6 other hotels and motels
All 14 fire-safe hotels and motels in Glendale, Arizona

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.3
Arizona average:

12.5

Glendale travel time to work - commute Glendale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (79%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Glendale:

(Glendale, Arizona Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Glendale city (based on Maricopa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant534,4531,206
Catholic520,651100
Other312,574680
Mainline Protestant104,145241
Orthodox13,37924
Black Protestant6,27848
None2,325,637-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 501
Maricopa County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 60
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 219
Maricopa County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 768
Maricopa County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,264
Here:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.7%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Maricopa County:

22.5%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.8%
State:

14.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 78$400,400$61,6001$1,362
Other Government Administration 54$281,399$62,5332$4,158
Judicial and Legal 64$316,790$59,3982$3,206
Police Protection - Officers 380$2,359,648$74,5150$0
Police - Other 111$500,561$54,1155$12,638
Firefighters 213$1,365,057$76,9050$0
Fire - Other 52$335,946$77,5260$0
Correction 11$42,952$46,8570$0
Streets and Highways 46$253,408$66,1060$0
Airports 6$26,003$52,0060$0
Solid Waste Management 116$477,941$49,4421$2,327
Sewerage 44$196,417$53,5680$0
Parks and Recreation 57$227,176$47,8270$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 34$175,843$62,0620$0
Water Supply 174$792,273$54,6400$0
Transit 27$101,959$45,31515$24,994
Local Libraries 32$151,652$56,87017$32,816
Other and Unallocable 68$386,784$68,2562$4,377
Totals for Government 1,567$8,392,209$64,26745$85,878

Glendale government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $30,819,000 ($131.35)
    Police Protection: $25,008,000 ($106.58)
    Regular Highways: $12,433,000 ($52.99)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $48,465,000 ($206.56)
    Regular Highways: $35,864,000 ($152.85)
    General - Other: $28,209,000 ($120.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,871,000 ($101.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,127,000 ($81.52)
    Water Utilities: $15,566,000 ($66.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $14,792,000 ($63.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,195,000 ($51.98)
    Sewerage: $9,940,000 ($42.36)
    Financial Administration: $9,672,000 ($41.22)
    Libraries: $9,214,000 ($39.27)
    Central Staff Services: $8,500,000 ($36.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,569,000 ($23.74)
    General Public Buildings: $5,569,000 ($23.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,222,000 ($73.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $18,372,000 ($78.30)
    General - Other: $16,979,000 ($72.36)
    Regular Highways: $2,463,000 ($10.50)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $108,386,000 ($461.94)

Glendale government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $23,738,000 ($101.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,324,000 ($95.14)
    Sewerage: $18,585,000 ($79.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $11,365,000 ($48.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,516,000 ($27.77)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,564,000 ($15.19)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,481,000 ($10.57)
    Sale of Property: $2,154,000 ($9.18)
    Special Assessments: $29,000 ($0.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $28,412,000 ($121.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $65,185,000 ($277.82)
    Highways: $16,888,000 ($71.98)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $41,896,000 ($178.56)
    Property: $23,567,000 ($100.44)
    Other License: $22,005,000 ($93.79)
    Other Selective Sales: $17,902,000 ($76.30)

Glendale government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $692,569,000 ($2951.72)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $541,641,000 ($2308.47)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $204,840,000 ($873.03)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $57,011,000 ($242.98)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $55,711,000 ($237.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,912,000 ($229.77)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,300,000 ($5.54)

Glendale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $60,565,000 ($258.13)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $234,364,000 ($998.86)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,322,000 ($248.57)

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,941 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($605 average AGI)
Maricopa County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pinal County, AZ  0.51% ($44,215 average AGI)
from Pima County, AZ  0.19% ($38,204)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($40,202)


4.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,651 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.74%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($898 average AGI)
Maricopa County:

0.08%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pinal County, AZ  0.42% ($38,492 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.18% ($37,819)
to Pima County, AZ  0.14% ($34,939)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glendale:

  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGME (910 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMYL (1190 AM; 5 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: INTERSTATE B/C SYSTEM OF AZ, INC.)
  • KXEG (1280 AM; 3 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF ARIZONA, LLC)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKNT (960 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glendale:

  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNAI (88.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NATIONAL FARM WORKERS SERVICE CENTER)
  • K205CI (88.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOMR (106.3 FM; SUN CITY, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K248AL (97.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • KLNZ (103.5 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPHF (88.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KBAQ (89.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOT-FM (95.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMXP (96.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Glendale:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K43GV (Channel 43; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEVISION APOGEO DE PHOENIX, LLC)
  • K55EH (Channel 55; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • K25DM (Channel 25; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KDMA CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • KPHO-TV (Channel 5; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KTVK (Channel 3; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • KPPX (Channel 51; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: AMERICA 51, L.P.)
  • KUTP (Channel 45; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPNX (Channel 12; MESA, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSAZ-TV (Channel 10; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • KASW (Channel 61; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASW-TV, INC.)
  • KNXV-TV (Channel 15; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVW-TV (Channel 33; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K53GF (Channel 53; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SPANISH INDEPENDENT BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • KDRX-CA (Channel 48; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFPH-CA (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF PHOENIX)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Glendale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 100Number of bridges
  • 710m2,329ftTotal length
  • $33,983,000Total costs
  • 2,920,808Total average daily traffic
  • 232,259Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 271980-1989
  • 291990-1999
  • 362000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Glendale, AZ
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Glendale)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 125 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Glendale, AZ)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 1034 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Glendale)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Glendale)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 236 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 42 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,528$130,378797$130,7192,491$168,83560$99,4252$8,517,500381$106,98923$82,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED93$134,68478$115,632348$174,09020$48,2910$038$113,5703$92,240
APPLICATIONS DENIED296$125,317229$124,7661,407$180,647110$47,0391$400,000172$126,57522$84,991
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN179$136,93193$146,900662$171,53730$69,2953$10,159,85080$112,8494$98,568
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS44$133,21128$130,258168$182,43110$83,4090$019$113,0481$57,840

Detailed mortgage data for all 47 tracts in Glendale, AZ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 37 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED120$153,38135$182,5658$143,780
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED34$181,51522$212,7993$161,720
APPLICATIONS DENIED32$140,9793$165,0133$178,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$206,2556$275,6370$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$130,4544$280,4531$146,100

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 824
  • Hazardous Condition: 252
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Glendale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Glendale, AZ
Most common first names in Glendale, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John69173.2 years
Mary62678.4 years
Robert62269.6 years
William56872.5 years
James50969.1 years
Charles37172.8 years
George34675.2 years
Helen33780.7 years
Dorothy32578.3 years
Margaret31379.1 years
Most common last names in Glendale, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith25874.5 years
Johnson18573.9 years
Miller17674.3 years
Brown12973.1 years
Jones12374.6 years
Davis11473.7 years
Williams10168.4 years
Thompson9773.2 years
Wilson9074.4 years
Martin8676.4 years
Businesses in Glendale, AZ
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Johnny Rockets2
7-Eleven2Jones New York3
99 Cents Only Stores3Journeys1
ALDO1Justice2
AMF Bowling1KFC3
AT&T4Kincaid1
Ace Hardware5Kmart1
Aeropostale1Kohl's2
Albertsons2Kroger9
American Eagle Outfitters1LA Fitness2
Ann Taylor1La-Z-Boy1
Apple Store1Lane Bryant1
Applebee's2Lane Furniture4
Arby's5LensCrafters1
Ashley Furniture1Little Caesars Pizza5
AutoZone7Long John Silver's4
Bakers1Lowe's1
Baskin-Robbins1Macy's1
Bath & Body Works1Marriott4
Bed Bath & Beyond1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Big O Tires2McDonald's15
Blockbuster5Motherhood Maternity3
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1New Balance2
Budget Car Rental1New York & Co1
Burger King9Nike5
CVS3OfficeMax2
Carl\s Jr.3Old Country Buffet1
Casual Male XL1Outback1
Catherines1Outback Steakhouse1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chevrolet1Panda Express5
Chico's1Papa John's Pizza2
Chipotle2Payless7
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske1
Church's Chicken1PetSmart2
Cinnabon 1Pizza Hut6
Circle K20Popeyes1
Clarks1Quality1
Cold Stone Creamery2Quiznos2
Coldwater Creek1RadioShack5
Comfort Suites1Ramada1
Costco1SONIC Drive-In6
Cracker Barrel1Safeway3
Cricket Wireless14Sam's Club1
Dairy Queen4Sears3
Dennys3Sephora1
Discount Tire4Skechers USA1
Domino's Pizza4Soma Intimates1
DressBarn1Spencer Gifts1
Dressbarn2Sprint Nextel5
Dunkin Donuts2Staples2
El Pollo Loco2Starbucks16
Ethan Allen1Subway18
Express1T-Mobile17
Famous Footwear2T.G.I. Driday's1
FedEx22Taco Bell11
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Talbots1
Foot Locker1Target2
Ford1The Room Place1
Forever 211Torrid1
GNC5Toys"R"Us3
GameStop8Trader Joe's1
Gymboree1U-Haul9
H&R Block11UPS19
Hilton1Vans6
Holiday Inn2Verizon Wireless7
Hollister Co.1Victoria's Secret1
Home Depot3Village Inn1
Hot Topic1Vons3
IHOP1Walgreens11
JCPenney1Walmart7
Jack In The Box7Wendy's4
Jamba Juice1Wet Seal1
Jimmy John's1YMCA2
JoS. A. Bank1

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