Galena is a city located in Yukon-Koyukuk County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 472, it is the 127th largest city in Alaska and the 19496th largest city in the United States. Galena is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -6.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 505 in 2020. Spanning over 25 miles, Galena has a population density of 27 people per square mile.
The average household income in Galena is $80,308 with a poverty rate of 13.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Galena is 32.1 years, 28.4 years for males, and 34.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Galenawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
92.17% of Galena residents speak only English, while 7.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 4.35% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Galena is Hispanic, with 36.36% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Galena is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.32%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Galena
98.42% of Galena residents were born in the United States, with 60.20% having been born in Alaska. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.