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Welcome to Glendale ...
When the people of Glendale refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Glendalian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Glendale has a population of 199,587 people<3> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Glendale, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated February 15, 1906.
In the past, Glendale was named Tropico
Glendale is 1,550 feet [472 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Glendale lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Glendale: (818) & (747)<5>
The ZIP codes for Glendale: 91201-91210, 91221-91222, 91225-91226, 91740-91741<6>
Websites for Glendale ...
Official Website: www.ci.glendale.ca.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glendale had an population of 199,587 people. This is an increase of 4.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.37% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Glendale had a population of 191,719 people. This makes Glendale the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Glendale represents 0.51% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 191,719 people, the population of Glendale decreased 1.67% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 194,973 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Glendale.
Communities Also Named Glendale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Glendale: This one is located in Los Angeles County and the other is located in Humboldt County.
Beyond California, there are 108 communities that are also named Glendale - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois (4), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Minnesota (2), Mississippi (5), Missouri (5), Montana, Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York (4), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (4), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island, South Carolina (5), South Dakota, Tennessee (8), Texas, Utah (2), Virginia (6), Washington (2), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Glendale.
Communities near Glendale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Glendale.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Glendale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glendale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glendale. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Glendale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glendale. Our list includes 24 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Glendale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glendale ...
Looking for more information about Glendale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Glendale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glendale.
Adding Glendale to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Glendale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Glendale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Glendale on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Glendale: www.ci.glendale.ca.us/
The official website for Los Angeles County: www.lacounty.info/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2022