Glendale CO

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Glendale, CO Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Glendale Housing Market Information

With a population of 5,170, 3,014 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $729,437, Glendale house prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, Glendale real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Large apartment complexes or high rise apartments are the single most common housing type in Glendale, accounting for 91.23% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Glendale include row houses and other attached homes ( 3.79%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.00%), and a few single-family detached homes ( 1.99%). This particular housing mix is relatively uncommon and characteristic of cities that are compact and walkable, and which often have a lively downtown.

Glendale is dominated by renter-occupied one, two, or no bedrooms apartments. 91.37% of Glendale's dwellings are rentals.

There is a lot of housing in Glendale built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Glendale built between 1940-1969 ( 15.81%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 15.41%).

Glendale Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Glendale has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Glendale real estate appreciated 79.94% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 6.05%, putting Glendale in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Glendale definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Glendale appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Glendale's appreciation rate has been 2.01%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Glendale were at 0.92%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 3.75%.

Relative to Colorado, our data show that Glendale's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Colorado.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Glendale Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q1 - 2020 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q2 - 2020 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q2
112.32% 3.74%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,850 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 8.63
Renters 91.37
Vacant 7.86

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 15.4
1970 - 1999 68.5
1940 - 1969 15.8
1939 or Older 0.3

Types of Homes

Single-Family 2.0
Townhomes 3.8
Small Apt. Buildings 3.0
Apt. Complexes 91.2
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 5.75
1 Bedroom 53.93
2 Bedrooms 35.25
3 Bedrooms 4.37
4 Bedrooms 0.70
5 or more bedrooms 0.00