Latest Data (2017)
Population 246,709
Nationwide Rank 87

Quick Facts

Glendale, Arizona is the 87th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Glendale, Arizona is a city.

Glendale, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Glendale had its largest population ever.

Glendale, Arizona's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Glendale, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
77 Durham, North Carolina 267,743 41.7%
78 Fort Wayne, Indiana 265,904 4.7%
79 St. Petersburg, Florida 263,255 5.8%
80 Laredo, Texas 260,654 45.2%
81 Buffalo, New York 258,612 -11.4%
82 Madison, Wisconsin 255,214 21.4%
83 Lubbock, Texas 253,888 26.7%
84 Chandler, Arizona 253,458 41.1%
85 Scottsdale, Arizona 249,950 22.3%
86 Reno, Nevada 248,853 35.2%
87 Glendale, Arizona 246,709 11.2%
88 Norfolk, Virginia 244,703 4.4%
89 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 244,605 20.9%
90 North Las Vegas, Nevada 242,975 105.9%
91 Gilbert, Arizona 242,354 106.5%
92 Chesapeake, Virginia 240,397 20.0%
93 Irving, Texas 240,373 25.2%
94 Hialeah, Florida 239,673 5.9%
95 Garland, Texas 238,002 10.1%
96 Fremont, California 234,962 15.0%
97 Richmond, Virginia 227,032 14.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
84 Chandler 253,458 41.1%
85 Scottsdale 249,950 22.3%
87 Glendale 246,709 11.2%
91 Gilbert 242,354 106.5%
133 Tempe 185,038 16.4%
153 Peoria 168,181 51.5%
203 Surprise 134,085 314.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 246,709 87
2016 245,895 86
2015 240,126 89
2014 237,517 88
2013 234,632 87
2012 232,143 87
2011 228,656 89
2010 226,721 88
2009 253,209 75
2008 251,772 73
2007 250,936 72
2006 247,180 71
2005 244,230 73
2004 239,423 74
2003 235,940 77
2002 232,394 77
2001 230,261 78
2000 221,780 80
1990 150,867 120