Galax is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 6,345, it is the 55th largest city in Virginia and the 4190th largest city in the United States . Galax is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually and its population has decreased by -9.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,042 in 2010. Galax reached it's highest population of 6,991 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Galax has a population density of 770 people per square mile.
The average household income in Galax is $53,117 with a poverty rate of 23.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $574 per month, and the median house value is $96,600. The median age in Galax is 45 years, 44.8 years for males, and 45.3 years for females.