Glendale is the third largest city in the Los Angeles County, and the 22nd largest in the state of California.  
Glendale is located east of the San Fernando Valley, bisected by the Verdugo Mountains; to the west by Bubankand Griffith Park; to the east by Eagle Rockand Pasadena; to the south by the Atwater Villageneighborhood of Los Angeles; and to the southeast by Glassell Parkneighborhood of Los Angeles. The Golden State, Ventura, Glendale, and Foothill freewaysrun through the city.