Glendale, Ohio

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Glendale, Ohio
Village
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Coordinates: 39°16′17″N 84°27′50″W / 39.27139°N 84.46389°W / 39.27139; -84.46389Coordinates: 39°16′17″N 84°27′50″W / 39.27139°N 84.46389°W / 39.27139; -84.46389
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hamilton
Area[1]
 • Total 1.69 sq mi (4.38 km2)
 • Land 1.69 sq mi (4.38 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[2] 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 2,155
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 2,154
 • Density 1,275.1/sq mi (492.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 45246
Area code(s) 513
FIPS code 39-30380[5]
GNIS feature ID 1064729[2]
Website www.glendaleohio.org

Glendale is a village in Hamilton County, Ohio, United States. The population was 2,155 at the 2010 census.[6] It is site of the Glendale Historic District.

Geography[edit]

Glendale is located at 39°16′17″N 84°27′50″W / 39.27139°N 84.46389°W / 39.27139; -84.46389 (39.271258, -84.463957).[7]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.69 square miles (4.38 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 2,155 people, 969 households, and 628 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,275.1 inhabitants per square mile (492.3/km2). There were 1,057 housing units at an average density of 625.4 per square mile (241.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 81.4% White, 15.4% African American, 1.5% Asian, 0.4% from other races, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.3% of the population.

There were 969 households of which 23.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.0% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.2% were non-families. 30.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.20 and the average family size was 2.75.

The median age in the village was 49.6 years. 19.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.8% were from 25 to 44; 38.1% were from 45 to 64; and 20.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 48.4% male and 51.6% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 2,188 people, 942 households, and 649 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,312.9 people per square mile (505.9/km²). There were 1,000 housing units at an average density of 600.1 per square mile (231.2/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 82.82% White, 14.17% African American, 0.14% Native American, 0.69% Asian, 0.23% from other races, and 1.97% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.19% of the population.

There were 942 households out of which 24.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.0% were married couples living together, 8.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.0% were non-families. 27.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.30 and the average family size was 2.79.

In the village the population was spread out with 19.6% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 24.6% from 25 to 44, 32.4% from 45 to 64, and 17.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 95.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $75,113, and the median income for a family was $84,341. Males had a median income of $57,361 versus $45,556 for females. The per capita income for the village was $40,787. About 0.8% of families and 2.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.4% of those under age 18 and 4.7% of those age 65 or over.

Culture[edit]

Glendale's symbol is the black squirrel. Twenty-five statues of squirrels in varying attire have been placed by certain buildings in the style of downtown Cincinnati's Big Pig Gig.

Government[edit]

The Glendale Village government is Ohio Statutory (Strong Mayor) and includes the following officials: Mayor Ralph Hoop, Vice Mayor Deborah Grueninger, Clerk/Treasurer John Earls, Solicitor Don Lofty, Assistant Solicitor Laura Abrams and Councilpersons Dr. William Aronstein, Will Kreidler, and David Schmid, Mike Besel, and Dr. Jenny Kilgore.[8]

Appointed officials include Administrator Loretta Rokey, Police Chief David Warman, and Fire Chief David Moore.[9]

Glendale operates its own wastewater (sewage) treatment plant and water plant (artesian wells).[10] The public works foreman is Tom Alderfer. Glendale Fire Chief David Moore leads a 35-man all-volunteer fire department. In all departments, there are a total of 21 full-time employees.

Elected officials representing Glendale are Steve Chabot (R), U.S. House of Representatives, 1st District; Bill Seitz (R), Ohio Senate, 8th District; and Connie Pillich (D), Ohio House of Representatives, 28th District.

Education[edit]

Glendale is served by Princeton City Schools, a consolidated school district also serving the communities of Evendale, Lincoln Heights, Sharonville, Springdale and Woodlawn. Glendale public students attending Glendale Elementary, Princeton Middle School, and Princeton High School. Private schools in Glendale are Bethany School (a K-8 school associated with the Episcopal Church) and St. Gabriel (affiliated with the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cincinnati[11]).[12]

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