Galena, Ohio Population 2024

1,046

Galena is a city located in Delaware County and Licking County Ohio. Galena has a 2024 population of 1,046. Galena is currently growing at a rate of 2.75% annually and its population has increased by 11.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 934 in 2020.

The average household income in Galena is $123,500 with a poverty rate of 12.03%. The median age in Galena is 36.4 years: 32.1 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.

Galena Demographics

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

  • White: 87.8%
  • Two or more races: 5.31%
  • Black or African American: 2.99%
  • Asian: 1.66%
  • Other race: 1.66%
  • Native American: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
State
Ohio
Land Area (mi²)
1.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
605.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
11.99% (112)
The current population of Galena, Ohio is 1,046 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 934.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,05887.8%
Two or more races645.31%
Black or African American362.99%
Asian201.66%
Other race201.66%
Native American70.58%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Galena Population by Race

Galena Population Pyramid 2024

Galena Median Age

36.4

Total

32.1

Male

37.8

Female

Galena Adults

There are 924 adults, (142 of whom are seniors) in Galena.

Galena Age Dependency

54.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Galena Sex Ratio

Female63552.7%
Male57047.3%

Galena Population by Age

Galena Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3563.3890.79.3
Married2443.397.52.5
Non Family601.8371.728.3
Female445.7377.322.7
Male84.631000

3.5

Average Family Size

3.38

Average Household Size

90.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Galena Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade70.91%
Associates Degree547.01%
Bachelors Degree24932.34%
Graduate Degree9912.86%
High School Graduate18323.77%
Less Than 9th Grade192.47%
Some College15920.65%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Galena Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Galena Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White663641314
Black302910
Hispanic27276
2+ Races252513
Asian20175
Other Race20200
Native American660

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 52%.

Galena Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$60,000$102,500$45,000
Graduate Degree$100,000$109,167$93,750
High School Graduate$38,333$0$31,250
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$11,667
Overall$54,479$85,417$33,229
Some College$43,000$67,500$23,125

$54,479

Average Earnings

$85,417

Average Male

$33,229

Average Female

Galena Earnings by Educational Attainment

Galena Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Galena Language

94.12% of Galena residents speak only English, while 5.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.67% of the population.

Galena Language

Galena Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,05212011.41%
Hispanic291758.62%
Other201155%
Asian20525%
Black3638.33%

12.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.35%

Male Poverty Rate

13.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galena

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galena is Hispanic, with 58.62% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.52%.

Galena Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.23%
High School16.39%
Some College7.04%
Bachelors or Greater6.61%

Galena Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Female Employed7.21%
Male Employed1.71%
Male Unemployed0%

Galena Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Galena Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$125,588$134,706
Households$119,091$123,500
Married Families$131,250$-999,999,999
Non Families$29,464$48,183

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Galena Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Galena Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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 Over 65.

Galena Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Galena Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

88

Number of Veterans

57

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Second Gulf War28
Vietnam26
First Gulf War24
Korea0
World War II0

Galena Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 5450
75+17
55 to 6412
65 to 749
18 to 340

Galena Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White8810.81%
Hispanic622.22%

Galena Veterans by Race

Galena Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galena Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Galena Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Galena Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Galena Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

68.63%

Born in Galena

94.02%

Native Born

5.98%

Foreign Born

1.99%

Non Citizen

3.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.02% of Galena residents were born in the United States, with 68.63% having been born in Ohio. 1.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Galena Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,186282.42%
20281,158282.48%
20271,130282.54%
20261,102282.61%
20251,074282.68%
20241,046282.75%
20231,018252.52%
2022993323.33%
2021961272.89%
202093419526.39%
201973900%
2018739527.57%
2017687-4-0.58%
201669140.58%
201568730.44%
201468440.59%
201368030.44%
201267740.59%
201167371.05%
201066600%

Galena Population by Year