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Glendale
  • Suburb of Denver, CO

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A

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Glendale is a suburb of Denver with a population of 5,177. Glendale is in Arapahoe County and is one of the best places to live in Colorado. Living in Glendale offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Glendale there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Glendale and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Glendale are highly rated.

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About Glendale...
Population
5,177

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$265,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,349
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    90%
  • Own
    10%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    515
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    19.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    95.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    305.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    648.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    13,732.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    2,861
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    2%
  • 10-17 years
    3%
  • 18-24 years
    14%
  • 25-34 years
    42%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    8%
  • 65+ years
    4%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    39%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

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