Glendale

As an established suburb north of downtown Cincinnati, Glendale is known for its quiet streets lined with mature trees, historic homes, and charming downtown.

Welcome to Glendale

Upscale, luxurious amenities make up this charming neighborhood nestled in an ideal location
 
 
With architecture dating from the 1850s, you will find various styles and sizes of homes throughout this idyllic neighborhood. Modern and historic homes make up the local architecture. Shopping, restaurants, and other upscale amenities are found in the lively downtown area.

Glendale's rich history includes serving as part of the Underground Railroad. Some historic older homes still have hidden spaces and tunnels used during this time in our nation's history. Mostly farmland, Glendale was incorporated in 1855 and became a popular destination for people looking to escape crowded cities. Prominent residents include William Cooper Procter and William Alexander Procter, Procter & Gamble presidents.

Today, Glendale boasts modern conveniences coupled with small-town charm. With easy highway access, residents can enjoy local upscale amenities or head south to downtown or north to experience additional luxury shopping, dining, and entertainment. The welcoming atmosphere and classic, charming atmosphere make Glendale a popular spot for families, retirees, couples, and singles. As a bonus, Glendale has excellent school options.
 

What to Love

  • Conveniently located north of downtown Cincinnati
  • Suburb dining and shopping options
  • Enjoyable entertainment and cultural events
  • Plentiful green space in a well-planned environment
  • Easy access to the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
  • Excellent education options for families

Local Lifestyle

Residents of Glendale enjoy Village Square, located in the center of the city. You will often see friends chatting over coffee at a local coffee shop or strolling through playgrounds and parks while taking in the abundant shade provided by the neighborhood’s large trees.
 
Glendale also hosts several events throughout the year. Village Square boasts concerts, pop-up shops, markets, and more. Shoppers will find a unique range of home furnishings, apparel, gifts, wine, and cheese. Savor numerous cuisines and relax with friends and family in the charming, historic city.
 

Shopping, Dining & Entertainment

You will find products featured in InStyle, Oprah, and Vogue magazines at A Village Gift Shop at the Century House in Glendale. Owned by an interior designer, this destination for home décor and gifts also curates items from local designers and women-owned businesses.

Find more than the perfect latte at Bluebird Bakery in Village Square. This charming family-owned cafe features one-of-a-kind baked goods and a delightful selection of lunch and deli options. Each item is made from scratch, including salads, soups, pies, tortes, scones, and more.

Enjoy live music while sipping a glass of wine at Meritage Restaurant. Featuring a unique menu of hand-cut steaks, seafood, poultry, and more, you will soak in Glendale's quaint, historic atmosphere at this elevated dining destination.

More than just a local brewery, Third Eye Brewing Company serves its patrons hand-crafted beverages in a modern, comfortable setting. Their selection of beer is as impressive as their thoughtful menu. Catch up with friends in this fun atmosphere.
 

Things to Do

Enjoy a wide variety of live music during the Glendale Summer Concert Series at Harry Whiting Brown Community Center each Saturday in June and July. Relax with family and friends while enjoying refreshments available at the park.

Enjoy the thrill of climbing at RockQuest Climbing Center. A fun and unique activity for children and adults, the center allows visitors to sign up for classes, purchase a membership, and experience the physical and mental benefits of rock climbing. Excellent instructors walk you through each step, ensuring you get the most out of each visit.

Located in the heart of Glendale at Village Square, Piccolo Wine Room entertains its patrons with incredible music on Friday and Saturday nights. Enjoy the cozy atmosphere while sipping a glass of wine from their impressive selection. Delectable light appetizers and memorable dinners are available on select nights.

Escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life at Glenwood Gardens. Meticulously landscaped, this 335-acre park is known for its prairies, forests, wetlands, trails, and charming formal gardens. The paved trail makes for a delightful walk through the wonders of nature. Be sure to stop at the Cotswold Visitor Center and the Nature's Niche Gifts & Books shop to view some distinctive architecture and purchase gifts.
 

Overview for Glendale, OH

1,930 people live in Glendale, where the median age is 49.7 and the average individual income is $66,405. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,930

Total Population

49.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$66,405

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Glendale, OH

Glendale has 838 households, with an average household size of 2.26. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Glendale do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,930 people call Glendale home. The population density is 1,175.68 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,930

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

49.7

Median Age

49.43 / 50.57%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
838

Total Households

2.26

Average Household Size

$66,405

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Without Children:

Marital Status

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Single
Divorced
Separated

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Glendale, OH

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The following schools are within or nearby Glendale. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Glendale Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
St Gabriel Consolidated School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available

Around Glendale, OH

There's plenty to do around Glendale, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

48
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
37
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Firecracker Bakery, Sugar Shack By The Tracks, and JC's Taco Truck.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.39 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.24 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.63 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.43 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.14 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.43 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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