Living in Glendale Heights, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Glendale Heights SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
6

Glendale Heights, IL Crime Report

415
Total Crimes
1,219.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.52%
Below National Average

Glendale Heights, IL Cost Of Living

105
Glendale Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Glendale Heights, Illinois Info Snack

Glendale Heights is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. The population was 34,208 at the 2010 census. It is best known nationally as the hometown of Smashing Pumpkins founder Billy Corgan, but known more locally for its ethnically diverse population. The town elected Dupage County's first Asian mayor in 1995.
Population
34,280
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
9.4%
Median Home
$179,300
Median Income
$65,756
Median Rent
$1,218

Rankings for Glendale Heights in Illinois

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Map Of Glendale Heights, IL

Population over time in Glendale Heights

Year Population % Change
2017 34,280 -0.1%
2016 34,330 -0.2%
2015 34,395 -0.3%
2014 34,497 0.2%
2013 34,436 0.2%
2012 34,351 0.6%
2011 34,159 0.8%
2010 33,898 0.7%
2009 33,664 -
Crime/100k Glendale Heights IL USA
Violent Crime 52.9 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 35.3 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 17.6 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1166.6 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 94.0 306.7 376.0
Larceny 975.6 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 97.0 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Glendale Heights

White
33.7% (11,565)
African American
7.2% (2,468)
American Indian
0.1% (29)
Asian
22.6% (7,764)
Hawaiian
0.1% (40)
Other
0.8% (265)
Two Or More
4.1% (1,405)
Hispanic
31.3% (10,744)
Race Glendale Heights IL USA
White 33.7% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 7.2% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 22.6% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 31.3% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Glendale Heights, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.1% (139,605)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (68,752)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (176,834)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (271,405)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (535,306)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.7% (743,063)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (541,610)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.4% (698,629)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (170,529)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (82,262)
Income Glendale Heights IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.7% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.4% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Glendale Heights

Female
50.1% (17,160)
Male
49.9% (17,120)
Gender Glendale Heights IL USA
Female 50.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Glendale Heights for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (3,770)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,085)
High School / GED
23.0% (7,884)
Some College
22.0% (7,541)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,085)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (6,513)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,714)
Professional Degree
1.0% (342)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (342)
Education Glendale Heights IL USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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