Galena, Kansas Population 2020

2,847

Galena is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 2,847, it is the 90th largest city in Kansas and the 6388th largest city in the United States. Galena is currently declining at a rate of -0.49% annually and its population has decreased by -7.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,085 in 2010. Galena reached it's highest population of 10,155 in 1900. Spanning over 5 miles, Galena has a population density of 620 people per square mile.

The average household income in Galena is $43,878 with a poverty rate of 17.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $61,100. The median age in Galena is 40.3 years, 36.4 years for males, and 44.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Galena Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Galena was:

  • White: 94.94%
  • Native American: 4.41%
  • Two or more races: 0.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Galena, Kansas is 2,847, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,875.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,085.

Galena, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,77694.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native1294.41%
Two or More Races190.65%

Galena Population Pyramid 2020

Galena Median Age

40.3


Total

36.4


Male

44.4


Female

Galena Adults

There are 2,334 adults, (458 of whom are seniors) in Galena.

Galena Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Galena Sex Ratio

Female

1,484

50.75%

Male

1,440

49.25%

Galena Households and Families

Galena Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Galena Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.8%28.2%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
All65.4%34.6%
Female52.9%47.1%
Male39%61%

65.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1352.5165.4
Married4512.8771.8
Non Family3871.1669.5
Female2383.8952.9
Male592.9539

3.2

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Galena Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1698.21%
9th to 12th Grade1276.17%
High School Graduate75936.86%
Some College56427.39%
Associates Degree1647.97%
Bachelors Degree1517.33%
Graduate Degree1256.07%

Galena Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8301,589256
Hispanic10963
Native American1019220
Multiple Races1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 19.80%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,769$30,349$27,109
Less Than High School$28,611$30,833$
High School Grad$25,458$$26,406
Some College$25,288$31,324$20,563
Bachelors Degree$57,566$58,269$53,056
Graduate Degree$52,344$$51,719

$28,769

Average Earnings

$30,349

Average Male

$27,109

Average Female

Galena Language

Galena Language by Age

Galena Language

97.52% of Galena residents speak only English, while 2.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.48% of the population.

Galena Poverty

Galena Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,52442216.72%
Native1298062.02%
Hispanic188168.51%
Multiple19842.11%

17.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.00%

Male Poverty Rate

20.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galena

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galena is Native, with 62.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Galena is Hispanic, with 8.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.93%.

Name Poverty
High School17.73%
Some College15.74%
Less Than High School13.21%
Bachelors or Greater3.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed38.02%
Male Employed5.97%
Female Employed4.00%

Galena Income

Galena Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,838$43,878
Families$48,821$52,686
Married Families$54,219-
Non Families$21,328$26,855

Galena Marital Status

Galena Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Galena Married by Age and Sex

Galena Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Galena Marital Status by Race

Galena Veterans

267

Number of Veterans

251

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War92
Vietnam49
First Gulf War33
Korea12
World War II

$Galena Veterans by Education

3.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galena Employment Status

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

11.3%

Unemployment Rate

Galena Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

12.45%

Born in Kansas

98.70%

Native Born

1.30%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.70% of Galena residents were born in the United States, with 12.45% having been born in Kansas. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,847-14-0.49%
20192,861-14-0.49%
20182,875-13-0.45%
20172,888-14-0.48%
20162,902-41-1.39%
20152,943-36-1.21%
20142,979-22-0.73%
20133,001-46-1.51%
20123,047-25-0.81%
20113,072-28-0.90%
20103,100-187-0.58%
20003,287-21-0.06%
19903,308-279-0.81%
19803,587-125-0.34%
19703,712-115-0.30%
19603,827-202-0.51%
19504,029-346-0.82%
19404,375-361-0.79%
19304,736240.05%
19204,712-1,384-2.54%
19106,096-4,059-4.98%
190010,1550.00%