Glendale, Arizona Population 2018

Glendale is a city located in the state of California. More specifically, it is located in Los Angeles County, approximately eight miles from the city of Los Angeles. The last official census taken in 2010 showed that the population was 191,719. The most recent estimates from the US Census Bureau show that the population has grown to 200,831, making it the third most populous city in the county and the 23rd most populous in the state. Glendale has a total area of over 30.5 square miles, and its population density is over 6,599 people per square mile.

The city of Glendale’s population is primarily white, making up over 71% of the population. Over 1% of the population is black, 16.4% is Asian, 4.5% are mixed race, and 17.4% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. There are more females than males residing in Glendale, with 87.9 men for every 100 women. The largest age group is 25 to 44, comprising over 28% of the population. Over 18% of the population is under the age of 18, while 15.6% are at least 65 years old. Over 14% of the population lives below the federal poverty line. An interesting fact about Glendale is that it has one of the largest communities of Armenians in the nation. Glendale has experienced steady growth throughout its history beginning in 1910, although the population did decline slightly between the censuses taken in 2000 and 2010. Glendale’s population is forecast to reach 214,000 by the year 2040, so slow and steady growth should be expected in the future.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017246,7092,5411.04%
2016244,1682,3680.98%
2015241,8003,1281.31%
2014238,6722,3230.98%
2013236,3493,3961.46%
2012232,9534,1511.81%
2011228,8022,6751.18%
2010226,1277,3150.33%
2000218,81270,6783.98%
1990148,13450,9624.31%
198097,17260,94410.37%
197036,22820,3358.59%
196015,8937,7146.87%
19508,1793,3245.35%
19404,8551,1902.85%
19303,6659282.96%
19202,7370.00%

Glendale Population in 2018Source: By Gedstrom [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

Population by Race

Race Population
White188,496
Black or African American14,899
Some Other Race13,002
Asian9,710
Two or More Races9,678
American Indian and Alaska Native3,846
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander312

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Glendale Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Glendale Median Age

33.9


Total

32.7


Male

35.1


Female

Glendale Adults

There are 176,838 adults, (24,954 of which are seniors) in Glendale.

Glendale Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Glendale Sex Ratio

Female

122,454

51.03%

Male

117,489

48.97%

Glendale Households and Families

Glendale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Glendale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.1%29.9%
All54%46%
Male50%50%
Non Family42.4%57.6%
Female37.5%62.5%

54.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glendale Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All81,4042.954
Married35,1963.5770.1
Non Family26,9861.3142.4
Female13,9253.9137.5
Male5,2973.8850

3.53

Average Family Size

2.9

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Glendale Households

Glendale Education

Glendale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade11,6417.67%
9th to 12th Grade13,5338.92%
High School Graduate42,10227.75%
Some College39,09225.77%
Associates Degree13,0938.63%
Bachelors Degree20,97013.82%
Graduate Degree11,2737.43%

Glendale Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White87,60381,15122,804
Hispanic44,37628,3073,986
Black8,8957,9841,637
Other Race6,9814,634526
Asian6,8495,4902,892
Multiple Races3,6183,205844
Native American1,9141,599263
Islander21420317

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 94.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 42.23%.

Glendale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,518$36,427$30,161
Less Than High School$21,516$25,372$17,209
High School Grad$28,422$31,259$25,355
Some College$33,267$38,547$30,434
Bachelors Degree$45,913$52,271$42,424
Graduate Degree$52,730$67,778$45,532

$32,518

Average Earnings

$36,427

Average Male

$30,161

Average Female

Glendale Language

Glendale Language by Age

Glendale Language

68.41% of Glendale residents speak only English, while 31.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.18% of the population.

Glendale Poverty

Glendale Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic88,12828,66832.53%
White116,46215,32913.16%
Other12,8553,88330.21%
Black14,6573,84026.20%
Multiple9,5651,58116.53%
Asian9,5051,50015.78%
Native3,7971,07728.36%
Islander305299.51%

21.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.99%

Male Poverty Rate

22.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glendale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glendale is Hispanic, with 32.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glendale is Islander, with 9.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.35%.

Glendale Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.70%
High School19.40%
Some College12.71%
Bachelors or Greater7.90%

Glendale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.20%
Male Unemployed32.38%
Female Employed10.94%
Male Employed9.46%

Glendale Income

Glendale Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,817$62,330
Families$55,206$70,651
Married Families$71,985$85,448
Non Families$30,202$40,444

Glendale Marital Status

Glendale Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Glendale Married by Age and Sex

Glendale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Glendale Marital Status by Race

Glendale Veterans

Glendale Veterans by War

14,701

Number of Veterans

13,402

Male Veterans

1,299

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,603
First Gulf War2,780
Second Gulf War2,555
Korea1,004
World War II588

Glendale Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 643,819
35 to 543,633
65 to 743,208
75+2,289
18 to 341,752

Glendale Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,5998.92%
Hispanic2,0143.64%
Black1,19211.33%
Other3083.45%
2 or More2234.62%
Asian2042.68%
Indian1466.00%
Hawaiian2911.65%

Glendale Veterans by Education

7.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glendale Employment Status

Glendale Employment by Age

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Glendale Employment by Race

Glendale Employment by Education

Glendale Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

41.54%

Born in Arizona

82.70%

Native Born

17.30%

Foreign Born

10.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.70% of Glendale residents were born in the United States, with 41.54% having been born in Arizona. 10.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.