City of Avondale - Google Map
Avondale is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to Phoenix. According to the 2010 census, the population of the city is 76,238. Avondale, incorporated in 1946, experienced rapid residential and commercial growth in the years since 1980. Once primarily a sparsely populated farming community with many acres of alfalfa and cotton fields, Avondale has transformed into a major bedroom suburb for Phoenix. Several major residential subdivisions and shopping centers have recently been built on former farmland, many adjacent to Interstate 10.
City of Glendale - Google Map
Glendale is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, located about nine miles northwest from Downtown Phoenix. According to the 2010 census, the population of the city is 226,721. Glendale is home to the entertainment district known as Westgate City Center, which includes the University of Phoenix Stadium (AZ Cardinals), Gila River Arena (Phoenix Coyotes), hotels, restaurants and an outlet mall. Desert Diamond Casino and Top Golf are other nearby attractions. Downtown Glendale is home to antique shops, mom and pop stores, and candy factories. Every winter, the downtown district is lit up with holiday lights all season and the event known as Glendale Glitters hosts vendor shopping, food, and live entertainment for the whole family.
City of Goodyear - Google Map
Goodyear is a suburb of Phoenix and is in the Phoenix metropolitan area. According to the 2010 census, the population of the city is 65,275. Goodyear was the third fastest-growing place among all cities and towns in Arizona of any size between 1990 and 2000 (with an increase of 245.2%). The July 1, 2015, MAG population estimate was 79,003. The city is named after Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, because the company cultivated extensive farmland here to grow cotton for use in their tires. The city is home to the Goodyear Ballpark, where the Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds of the MLB practice their spring training.
City of Litchfield Park - Google Map
Litchfield Park is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona. It is twenty miles northwest of Phoenix. According to the 2010 census, the population of the city is 5,476. Much like Goodyear, Litchfield Park's farmland was used by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company to produce cotton for the tires. Litchfield park is approximately 3.1 square miles, as most of its land was sold off after a major development plan was scrapped in the 1960s. It is home to the Wigwam Hotel which has hosted many celebrity guests.