Glendale, California Population 2022

197,507
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Glendale is a city located in Los Angeles County California. With a 2020 population of 197,507, it is the 24th largest city in California and the 137th largest city in the United States. Glendale is currently growing at a rate of 0.24% annually but its population has decreased by -0.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 199,357 in 2020. Spanning over 31 miles, Glendale has a population density of 6,482 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glendale is $94,880 with a poverty rate of 13.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,711 per month, and the median house value is $821,500. The median age in Glendale is 41.9 years, 40.4 years for males, and 43.2 years for females.

An interesting fact about Glendale is that it has one of the largest communities of Armenians in the nation.

Population Growth in Glendale

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.

Glendale Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Glendalewas:

  • White: 73.98%
  • Asian: 14.09%
  • Two or more races: 5.16%
  • Other race: 4.65%
  • Black or African American: 1.80%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Glendale, California is 197,507 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 199,357.

Glendale, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Glendale Population by Race

Glendale Population Pyramid 2022

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Glendale Median Age

41.6


Total

40


Male

43.1


Female

Glendale Adults

There are 164,085 adults, (35,730 of whom are seniors) in Glendale.

Glendale Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Glendale Sex Ratio

Female

105,874

53.11%

Male

93,483

46.89%

Glendale Population by Age

Glendale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glendale Household Types

34.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glendale Households and Families

3.3

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Glendale Households by Type

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Glendale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glendale Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.73%.

Glendale Educational Attainment by Race

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$46,694

Average Earnings

$51,201

Average Male

$41,361

Average Female

Glendale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glendale Language by Age

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Glendale Language

32.73% of Glendale residents speak only English, while 67.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 41.32% of the population.

Glendale Language

Glendale Poverty by Race

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13.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.69%

Male Poverty Rate

14.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glendale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glendale is White, with 16.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glendale is Multiple, with 8.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.28%.

Glendale Poverty

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Glendale Poverty Rate by Education

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Glendale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glendale Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Glendale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Glendale Married by Age and Sex

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Glendale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Glendale Marital Status by Race

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Glendale Marital Status

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3,377

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Glendale Veterans by War

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Glendale Veterans by Age

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Glendale Veterans by Race

Glendale Veterans by Education

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13.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glendale Veterans by Education

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62.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Glendale Employment by Age

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Glendale Employment by Race

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Glendale Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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35.07%

Born in Glendale

47.60%

Native Born

52.40%

Foreign Born

17.49%

Non Citizen

34.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

47.60% of Glendale residents were born in the United States, with 35.07% having been born in California. 17.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Glendale Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Glendale Population by Year