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Glendale Heights, IL

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Glendale Heights’ progressive spirit of civic and economic growth shows in the growing diversification of its residential options, service, shopping, and recreational facilities as well as its growing number of modern business parks. There are plenty of choices for just the right kind of residence, social entertainment, or career opportunity with one of the companies that have housed their business here. A fun fact for rock fans: Glendale Heights is the hometown of Billy Corgan, founding member of Smashing Pumpkins.

Key City Stats
The average age of Glendale Heights, IL is
Under 5 Years
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 8.18%
  • 8.15%
  • 7.68%
  • Female
  • 7.78%
  • 8.97%
  • 7.11%
is average rent in Glendale Heights, IL
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 0.98%
  • 1.62%
  • 9.67%
of units are available for rent in Glendale Heights
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 353
  • 47
  • 161
Getting Around in Glendale Heights, IL

Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Glendale Heights is:
30 to 34 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 6.39%
  • 17.57%
  • 3.22%

A Community for Child

Developing young people is a clear priority in Glendale Heights. It has a preschool and after school programs for school-age children, closely tailoring its offerings to provide developmentally appropriate and fun activities. Such activities include academic enrichment, art projects, sports, and local and extra-local field trips. There are basketball, football, and cheerleading teams for youth, providing a strong social anchor between young adults and the rest of the community. Additionally, Glendale Heights Spring Break Sports Clinics provide a safe and fun place for children and youth to socialize, play, and develop their athletic skills while school is out of session.

Glendale Lakes: Golf

Glendale Lakes Golf Club broadens recreational activity and events to include more than play on its full 18-hole course. The course itself boasts a championship design and has been chosen many times by locals and professionals alike for scheduled outings as well as for tournaments. The Club has a scenic room overlooking the golf course; it can accommodate events for up to 250 people. On top of offering a mid-priced Americana-themed menu, Glendale Lakes Restaurant offers catering for weddings, baby showers, and other large-scale events scheduled that take place in the club’s events room, such as business meetings and parties.