Galena, Alaska Population 2022

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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.

Galena Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Galenawas:

  • Native American: 56.83%
  • White: 34.65%
  • Two or more races: 8.12%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Galena, Alaska is 472 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 505.

Galena, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

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Galena Population by Race

Galena Population Pyramid 2022

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Galena Median Age

34.9


Total

32


Male

38.3


Female

Galena Adults

There are 364 adults, (57 of whom are seniors) in Galena.

Galena Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Galena Sex Ratio

Female

277

54.85%

Male

228

45.15%

Galena Population by Age

Galena Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Galena Household Types

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Galena Households and Families

2.84

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Galena Households by Type

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Galena Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Galena Educational Attainment by Race

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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%.

Galena Educational Attainment by Race

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$44,219

Average Earnings

$30,625

Average Male

$56,071

Average Female

Galena Earnings by Educational Attainment

Galena Language by Age

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Galena Language

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.

Galena Language

Galena Poverty by Race

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13.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.91%

Male Poverty Rate

17.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galena

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%.

Galena Poverty

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Galena Poverty Rate by Education

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Galena Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Galena Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Galena Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Galena Married by Age and Sex

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Galena Marriage

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.

Galena Marital Status by Race

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Galena Marital Status

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20

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Galena Veterans by War

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Galena Veterans by Age

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Galena Veterans by Race

Galena Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galena Veterans by Education

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75.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.8%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Galena Employment by Age

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Galena Employment by Race

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Galena Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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60.20%

Born in Galena

98.42%

Native Born

1.58%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Galena Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Galena Population by Year