Glendale, WI

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Glendale profile

Living in Glendale

Glendale is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 12,728 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Glendale is the 63rd largest community in Wisconsin.

Glendale real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Glendale house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Glendale is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.33% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Glendale is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glendale who work in sales jobs (11.28%), teaching (10.78%), and management occupations (10.52%).

Also of interest is that Glendale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Glendale. 51.50% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Glendale in 2010 was $38,380, which is wealthy relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,520 for a family of four. However, Glendale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Glendale is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Glendale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Glendale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Glendale include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Russian.

The most common language spoken in Glendale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.