Of the 88 cities in Los Angeles County, Glendale has the third largest population with over 200,000 people. High quality educational, medical and transportation services are readily available to residents. There are three area hospitals and one county health center to ensure that residents have access to superior health care. In addition, there are over 30 parks for recreation and enjoyment as well as six libraries scattered strategically throughout the city.
The Glendale Unified School District has a respected reputation as a leader in educational quality. Additionally, there are a number of highly respected private and parochial schools available to students who are looking to learn in a faith-based setting. For higher education, students may head to Glendale Community College. Other local colleges include Occidental College, Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Los Angeles Valley College, and California State University, Los Angeles, among others.
Residents of Glendale are fortunate to live in an area where the county’s economy is thriving and the city’s job market is just as strong. Some of the city’s top employers include the City of Glendale, Nestle Company, Glendale Adventist Medical Center, the Glendale Community College District, and Glendale Unified School District. Industries that provide greatly to Glendale’s economy include health care; professional, scientific and technical services; educational services; and finance and insurance.
Lack of shopping and retail services is never a problem for residents of this wonderful community. The Glendale Galleria, The Americana at Brand (which has been compared to The Grove in Los Angeles), and the Glendale Fashion Center are just a few of the many shops that residents can head out to for some retail therapy. More shopping can be done in North Glendale at the Montrose Shopping Park.
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