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Located in: Los Angeles County (see below)

Time Zone: Glendale lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT)

Telephone Area Codes: (747)<1>, (818)

ZIP Codes: 91201-91210, 91221-91222, 91225-91226, 91740-91741<2>

Elevation: 1,550 feet [472.44 m] above sea level<3>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Glendale)


2016:<4>     200,831   (4.75% increase since 2010)  
2010:     191,719   (1.67% decrease since 2000)
2000:     194,973

Total Area:<5>   30.58 sq. miles [79.2 km²]

Housing Units:<6>   76,269

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GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<7>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Glendale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1426, Longitude: -118.2550     [Map].

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   34° 8' 33"
Lon:   -118° 15' 17"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<8>   Pasadena

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Glendale

GNIS ID:   2410597
FIPS State / Place Code:   06 / 30000

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Glendale)

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The city of Los Angeles is the County Seat for Los Angeles County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Los Angeles)


2016:     10,137,915   (3.25% increase since 2010)  
2010:     9,818,605   (3.14% increase since 2000)
2000:     9,519,338

Total Area:   4,750 sq. miles [12,304.9 km²]   - of which 14.59% is water (693 sq. miles [1,795 km²])

Housing Units:   3,445,076

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Los Angeles

GNIS ID:   277283
FIPS State / County Code:   06 / 037

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Glendale)

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From the US Census


2016:     39,250,017   (5.36% increase since 2010)  
2010:     37,253,956   (9.99% increase since 2000)
2000:     33,871,648

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of California

GNIS ID:   1779778
FIPS State:   06

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Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (747) is an overlay for area code (818). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Glendale.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Glendale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Glendale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Glendale includes: 91201, 91202, 91203, 91204, 91205, 91206, 91207, 91208, 91209, 91221, 91225, 91740 & 91741.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glendale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Glendale. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<7>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Glendale, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<8>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Glendale.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Glendale.