City of Glendale major industries in Glendale Arizona


A dynamic city located in Greater Phoenix’s northwest valley, Glendale has earned a business-friendly reputation by providing expedited, professional staff assistance, making strategic infrastructure investments, and collaborating to leverage public-private partnerships. As Arizona’s sixth largest city with a population of over 234,000, Glendale is the place for family and business.

Highly Strategic Location

Glendale is accessible via the Loop 101, U.S. 60, Loop 303 and is three miles from Interstates 10 and 17.

Sports & Entertainment Destination

Glendale has hosted two Super Bowls, three college football championship games, the Fiesta Bowl and the 2017 NCAA Men’s Final Four.

Aerospace & Defense Hub

Glendale’s Luke Air Force Base is home to the new F-35 training program.


Glendale has invested more than $400 million in infrastructure improvements in the western Loop 101 corridor.


Home to six colleges and universities, including ASU West, Glendale Community College and Midwestern University.


Glendale’s colleges and universities provide an economic impact of $771 million.

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