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Glendale Heights is a village in DuPage County, in the Chicago metro area.

The latitude of Glendale Heights is 41.910N. The longitude is -88.071W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 761 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 32,848.


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Median household income
Local
$56,285
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Glendale Heights demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Glendale
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Summerfest - July 11-15, 2007
  • International Day - Sept. 9, 2007
  • Harvest Fest - Oct. 7, 2007
Dates often change. Check Glendale Heights web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Glendale Heights demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the DuPage County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Chicago area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60139 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

15% of Glendale Heights residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Glendale Heights ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Glendale Heights was $21,911, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

27% of Glendale Heights residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Glendale Heights, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $764.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,334.


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Libraries in Glendale Heights include Glenside Public Library ... View libraries

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Politics

DuPage County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Glendale Heights political report.

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The average commute time for Glendale Heights workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Glendale Heights between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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