Galatia is a city located in Saline County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 805, it is the 751st largest city in Illinois and the 16232nd largest city in the United States. Galatia is currently declining at a rate of -1.35% annually and its population has decreased by -2.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 827 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Galatia has a population density of 412 people per square mile.
The average household income in Galatia is $67,778 with a poverty rate of 14.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $521 per month, and the median house value is $64,400. The median age in Galatia is 41.4 years, 37.7 years for males, and 49.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Galatiawas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
95.89% of Galatia residents speak only English, while 4.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.11% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Galatia is White, with 15.84% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Galatia is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.20%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Galatia
99.45% of Galatia residents were born in the United States, with 78.36% having been born in Illinois. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.