Galena, Maryland Population 2022

582
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Galena is a city located in Kent County Maryland. Galena has a 2020 population of 582. Galena is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 609 in 2010.

The average household income in Galena is $71,745 with a poverty rate of 9.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $488 per month, and the median house value is $222,200. The median age in Galena is 34 years, 30.4 years for males, and 51.4 years for females.

Galena Demographics

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

  • White: 94.72%
  • Black or African American: 2.64%
  • Other race: 1.06%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Galena, Maryland is 582 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 582.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 609.

Galena, Maryland Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71894.72%
Black or African American202.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.40%
Asian20.26%
Some Other Race81.06%
Two or More Races70.92%
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Galena Population by Race

Galena Population Pyramid 2022

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Galena Median Age

38.3


Total

34.5


Male

40.4


Female

Galena Adults

There are 646 adults, (166 of whom are seniors) in Galena.

Galena Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Galena Sex Ratio

Female

455

60.03%

Male

303

39.97%

Galena Population by Age

Galena Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Galena Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.8%2.2%
Female78.6%21.4%
All65%35%
Male53.3%46.7%
Non Family37.3%62.7%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Galena Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3432.2165
Married1343.0497.8
Male153.1353.3
Female284.3678.6
Non Family1661.0937.3

3.17

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Galena Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.57%
9th to 12th Grade244.70%
High School Graduate16832.88%
Some College11121.72%
Associates Degree5711.15%
Bachelors Degree9418.40%
Graduate Degree499.59%
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Galena Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Galena Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian222
2+ Races777
White456442124
Hispanic27157
Black16133
Other Race88
Native American3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian 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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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,760$51,410$39,643
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,125$43,750$30,972
Some College$50,452$51,223$26,563
Bachelors Degree$66,221$66,667$66,188
Graduate Degree$54,375$170,833$

$50,760

Average Earnings

$51,410

Average Male

$39,643

Average Female

Galena Earnings by Educational Attainment

Galena Language by Age

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Galena Language

94.88% of Galena residents speak only English, while 5.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.43% of the population.

Galena Language

Galena Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native33100.00%
Black20735.00%
White676588.58%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic4848.33%

9.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.32%

Male Poverty Rate

12.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galena

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galena is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Galena is Hispanic, with 8.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.77%.

Galena Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.50%
High School13.10%
Some College4.76%
Bachelors or Greater1.40%

Galena Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.05%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.96%
Female Unemployed36.36%

Galena Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Galena Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,563$76,081
Families$110,625$103,775
Married Families$135,319-
Non Families$26,750$45,115
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Income by Household Type

Galena Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Galena Marital Status by Race

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Galena Marital Status

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82

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War65
Vietnam10
Korea5
World War II

Galena Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5451
55 to 6413
65 to 747
75+11

Galena Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7412.13%
Black850.00%

Galena Veterans by Race

Galena Veterans by Education

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2.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

71.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galena Veterans by Education

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72.8%

Labor Force Participation

70.6%

Employment Rate

3%

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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39.18%

Born in Galena

98.42%

Native Born

1.58%

Foreign Born

0.92%

Non Citizen

0.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.42% of Galena residents were born in the United States, with 39.18% having been born in Maryland. 0.92% 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
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20106090.00%
2011606-3-0.49%
2012601-5-0.83%
2013595-6-1.00%
201459610.17%
2015592-4-0.67%
2016588-4-0.68%
2017583-5-0.85%
2018582-1-0.17%
20195820.00%
20205820.00%
20215820.00%
20225820.00%

Galena Population by Year