The City of Northglenn is a Home Rule Municipality
located in Adams
and Weld counties
, United States
. Northglenn is a part of the Denver–Aurora–Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area
. As of the 2010 census
the city's population was 35,789.
It was built as a master planned community in 1959 by Jordon Perlmutter
[Denver Post: "Pioneering Denver developer Jordon Perlmutter dies at age 84"]
October 17, 2011
The city is directly connected to Downtown Denver
via the Regional Transportation District N Line
at the Northglenn/112th station
Northglenn is located at (39.897418, -104.981891).
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of , of which is land and , or 1.23%, is water.
At the 2000 census
there were 31,575 people, 11,610 households, and 8,208 families living in the city. The population density was 4,256.2 people per square mile (1,643.0/km). There were 12,051 housing units at an average density of 1,624.4 per square mile (627.1/km). The racial makeup
of the city was 83.04% White, 1.52% African American, 1.14% Native American, 3.07% Asian, 0.15% Pacific Islander, 8.13% from other races, and 2.94% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino people of any race were 20.27%.
Of the 11,610 households 33.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.6% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 23.0% of households were one person and 5.5% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.19.
The age distribution was 26.7% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 32.9% from 25 to 44, 20.3% from 45 to 64, and 10.2% 65 or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.7 males.
The median household income was $48,276 and the median family income was $52,888. Males had a median income of $36,214 versus $28,231 for females. The per capita income for the city was $20,253. About 3.8% of families and 5.4% of the population were below the poverty line
, including 6.3% of those under age 18 and 4.7% of those age 65 or over.
Notable individuals who were born in or have lived in Northglenn include:
* Odell Barry
(1941- ), football wide receiver, mayor of Northglenn
* Steve Taylor
(1957- ), guitarist, singer-songwriter, producer
*Outline of Colorado
**Index of Colorado-related articles
*State of Colorado
**Colorado cities and towns
***Adams County, Colorado
****Adams County School District 12
***Weld County, Colorado
**Colorado metropolitan areas
***Front Range Urban Corridor
***North Central Colorado Urban Area
***Denver-Aurora-Boulder, CO Combined Statistical Area
***Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area
***Greeley, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area
External linksCity of Northglenn official websiteCDOT map of the Town of Northglenn
Category:Cities in Adams County, Colorado
Category:Cities in Weld County, Colorado
Category:Cities in Colorado
Category:Denver metropolitan area
Category:1969 establishments in Colorado
Category:Populated places established in 1969