Glendale is a small city of Maricopa county in Arizona state. It is located about 14 km Northwest of Phoenix. Glendale has a total area of about 145 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 1150 ft. above the sea level. The education sector is quite advanced in the area and there are a number of schools which serve the local community. Sports is also an important activity with a large number of stadiums and playing grounds in the region. Some operate under the public-private ownership. A number of local celebrations are special attraction of the city, like the Ranch of Historic Manistee. They attract a substantial number of tourists in the area.