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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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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
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    567.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    18.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    94.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    264.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    416
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    15,749.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,531.5
    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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