Glendale /ˈɡlɛndeɪl/ is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. The 2013 estimates show that the population is 196,021 making it the third largest city in Los Angeles County and the 22nd largest city in the state of California.
Glendale lies at the eastern end of the San Fernando Valley, bisected by the Verdugo Mountains, and is a suburb in the Greater Los Angeles Area. The city is bordered to the northwest by the Sun Valley and Tujunga neighborhoods of Los Angeles; to the northeast by La Cañada Flintridge and the unincorporated area of La Crescenta; to the west by Burbank and Griffith Park; to the east by Eagle Rock and Pasadena; to the south by the Atwater Village neighborhood of Los Angeles; and to the southeast by Glassell Park neighborhood of Los Angeles. The Golden State, Ventura, Glendale, and Foothill freeways run through the city.
Glendale has one of the largest communities of Armenian descent in the United States. The city's Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery contains the remains of many noted celebrities and local residents.