It has a population of 2, according to the census. Since it has had a population growth of 2. The village, and the town that surrounds it, were named after the canton of Glarus in eastern Switzerland. In the early s, after several years of failed crops and as food became scarce, much of the canton of Glarus in Switzerland found itself deep in poverty. With more workers than available jobs, the government of the canton saw emigration to America as a solution. Authorities established the Glarus Emigration Society in , which offered loans to help residents purchase land in the New World. All other expenses associated with the voyage to America were to be paid by the emigrants themselves. Given the desperate economic conditions in Switzerland , volunteers decided to leave their homeland to start anew in America. In magistrates in Glarus dispatched two men, Nicolas Duerst and Fridolin Streiff, to find a suitable location for a colony in the New World.
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