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Welcome to Glenview ...

The village of Glenview is located in Cook County<1>.

The location of Glenview has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Glenview: GLEN-vu<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Glenview has a population of 47,281 people<4> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Glenview.

Glenview is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: Glenview lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Glenview: (847) and (224)<6>

The ZIP code for Glenview: 60025<7>

Websites for Glenview ...

Official Website:   www.glenview.il.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.glenviewchamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glenview had an population of 47,281 people. This is an increase of 5.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.99% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Glenview had a population of 44,692 people. This makes Glenview the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Glenview represents 0.35% of the population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 31st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 44,692 people, the population of Glenview increased 6.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 41,847 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Glenview.

Communities Also Named Glenview ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Illinois communities named Glenview: This one is located in Cook County and the other is located in Saint Clair County.

Beyond Illinois, there are 17 communities that are also named Glenview - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (3), Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Tennessee (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Glenview.

Communities near Glenview ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Glenview.

  • Chicago [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chicago
    • Chicago [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<8> to the southeast of Glenview
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,677,643 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicago
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicago<9>
  • Cicero [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cicero
    • Cicero [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<8> to the south of Glenview
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 79,727 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<9>
  • Arlington Heights [Cook County]
  • Evanston [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evanston
    • Evanston [Cook County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<8> to the east of Glenview
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,683 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evanston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evanston<9>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Schaumburg [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schaumburg
      • Schaumburg [Cook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<8> to the west of Glenview
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,049 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schaumburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schaumburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schaumburg<9>
    • Palatine [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palatine
      • Palatine [Cook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<8> to the west of Glenview
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,830 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palatine<9>
    • Berwyn [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berwyn
      • Berwyn [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<8> to the south of Glenview
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,701 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwyn
    • Mount Prospect [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Prospect
      • Mount Prospect [Cook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<8> to the west of Glenview
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,299 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Prospect
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Prospect<9>
    • Oak Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Park
      • Oak Park [Cook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<8> to the south of Glenview
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 51,852 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Park<9>
    • Hoffman Estates [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoffman Estates
      • Hoffman Estates [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<8> to the west of Glenview
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoffman Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoffman Estates
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoffman Estates<9>

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 Glenview. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glenview.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glenview. 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 Glenview.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glenview. See our Newspapers Page for Glenview.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenview ...

Looking for more information about Glenview? 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 Glenview, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Glenview.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Illinois

About Cook County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Glenview: www.glenview.il.us/

The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.il.us/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Cook, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Glenview. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Glenview.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glenview - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Area code (224) is an overlay for area code (847).
<7>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 village (such as Glenview). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Glenview or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<8>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glenview) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Glenview. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GlenviewOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenview. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0822, Longitude: -87.8208       In this case, the coordinates for Glenview have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<9>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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