Northglenn, Colorado

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Northglenn, Colorado
City of Northglenn [1]
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The Northglenn City Hall.
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Location of the City of Northglenn in Adams and Weld counties, Colorado.
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Northglenn
Location of the City of Northglenn in the United States.
Coordinates: 39°53′51″N104°58′55″W / 39.89750°N 104.98194°W / 39.89750; -104.98194 Coordinates: 39°53′51″N104°58′55″W / 39.89750°N 104.98194°W / 39.89750; -104.98194
Country Flag of the United States.svg  United States
State Flag of Colorado.svg  Colorado
Counties [2] Adams County
Weld County
City [1] Northglenn
Incorporated April 19, 1969 [3]
Government
  Type Home Rule Municipality [1]
  MayorMeredith Leighty
Area
[4]
  Total7.44 sq mi (19.28 km2)
  Land7.35 sq mi (19.04 km2)
  Water0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2)
Elevation
[5]
5,377 ft (1,639 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Total35,789
  Estimate 
(2019) [6]
38,819
  Density5,280.78/sq mi (2,038.95/km2)
Time zone UTC−7 (MST)
  Summer (DST) UTC−6 (MDT)
ZIP codes [7]
80233, 80234, 80241, 80260
Area code(s) Both 303 and 720
FIPS code 08-54330
GNIS feature ID 0181266
Highways I-25, SH 7, SH 128, E-470
Website www.northglenn.org

The City of Northglenn is a Home Rule Municipality located in Adams and Weld counties, Colorado, 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. [8] It was built as a master planned community in 1959 by Jordon Perlmutter. [9]

Contents

The city is directly connected to Downtown Denver via the Regional Transportation District N Line at the Northglenn/112th station.

Geography

Northglenn is located at 39°53′51″N104°58′55″W / 39.89750°N 104.98194°W / 39.89750; -104.98194 (39.897418, -104.981891). [10]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.5 square miles (19.4 km2), of which 7.4 square miles (19.2 km2) is land and 0.077 square miles (0.2 km2), or 1.23%, is water. [8]

Climate

Climate data for Northglenn, Colorado (2000 - 2020)
MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecYear
Average high °F (°C)49
(9)
51
(11)
58
(14)
64
(18)
74
(23)
85
(29)
92
(33)
89
(32)
81
(27)
68
(20)
56
(13)
47
(8)
68
(20)
Average low °F (°C)19
(−7)
20
(−7)
28
(−2)
35
(2)
44
(7)
53
(12)
58
(14)
57
(14)
48
(9)
37
(3)
26
(−3)
18
(−8)
37
(3)
Average precipitation inches (mm)0.37
(9.4)
0.37
(9.4)
1.20
(30)
1.84
(47)
2.21
(56)
1.67
(42)
1.87
(47)
1.53
(39)
1.01
(26)
0.97
(25)
0.74
(19)
0.56
(14)
14.34
(364)
Source: NOAA [11]

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
1970 27,785
1980 29,8477.4%
1990 27,195−8.9%
2000 31,57516.1%
2010 35,78913.3%
2019 (est.)38,819 [6] 8.5%
U.S. Decennial Census [12]

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/km2). There were 12,051 housing units at an average density of 1,624.4 per square mile (627.1/km2). 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%. [13]

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 people

Notable individuals who were born in or have lived in Northglenn include:

See also

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