10 Interesting Facts About Glendale, Arizona

Facts About Glendale, Arizona

Facts About Glendale

  • Glendale is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States.
  • Glendale is located at 33°32′19″N 112°11′11″W (33.538654, −112.186261).
  • According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 55.8 square miles, of which 55.7 square miles is land and 0.1 square miles is water.
  • Glendale is twinned with Ørland, Norway.
  • Glendale was founded in 1887 by land developer William John Murphy.
  • Glendale is the site of two major sports venues: State Farm Stadium and Gila River Arena.
  • Glendale averages 294 sunny days each year.
  • The estimated population of Glendale is 247,813, as of 2019.
  • The 5 largest ethnic groups in Glendale, AZ are White, Hispanic, Black or African American, Other 5.98%, and Asian 4.19%.
  • In 2019, the median property value in Glendale, AZ was $214,700, and the homeownership rate was 55.4%.


Facts About Glendale
Facts About Glendale