Galesburg, Michigan Population 2022

2,057
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Galesburg is a city located in Kalamazoo County Michigan. Galesburg has a 2020 population of 2,057. Galesburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 0.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,049 in 2010.

The average household income in Galesburg is $43,175 with a poverty rate of 27.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $648 per month, and the median house value is $66,000. The median age in Galesburg is 33.2 years, 30.4 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Galesburg Demographics

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

  • White: 85.96%
  • Two or more races: 7.04%
  • Black or African American: 6.50%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Galesburg, Michigan is 2,057 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,049.

Galesburg, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,89285.96%
Black or African American1436.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.23%
Some Other Race60.27%
Two or More Races1557.04%
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Galesburg Population by Race

Galesburg Population Pyramid 2022

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Galesburg Median Age

36.6


Total

29.9


Male

40.2


Female

Galesburg Adults

There are 1,675 adults, (372 of whom are seniors) in Galesburg.

Galesburg Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Galesburg Sex Ratio

Female

1,177

53.48%

Male

1,024

46.52%

Galesburg Population by Age

Galesburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Galesburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.2%25.8%
All54.9%45.1%
Non Family47.8%52.2%
Female42.7%57.3%
Male36.2%63.8%

54.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Galesburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8312.554.9
Married2832.8874.2
Male58436.2
Female1783.7742.7
Non Family3121.1647.8

3.07

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Galesburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade302.08%
9th to 12th Grade1087.47%
High School Graduate69247.89%
Some College41828.93%
Associates Degree876.02%
Bachelors Degree604.15%
Graduate Degree503.46%
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Galesburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Galesburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race444
2+ Races47378
Hispanic50357
White1,2411,12898
Native American55
Black115105

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Galesburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,764$33,365$26,133
Less Than 9th Grade$25,156$28,750$18,958
High School Graduate$30,184$29,792$30,365
Some College$32,578$40,000$22,083
Bachelors Degree$30,625$30,938$
Graduate Degree$26,125$13,929$

$30,764

Average Earnings

$33,365

Average Male

$26,133

Average Female

Galesburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Galesburg Language by Age

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Galesburg Language

98.28% of Galesburg residents speak only English, while 1.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Galesburg Language

Galesburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1216755.37%
White1,76545625.84%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic863743.02%
Multiple1503322.00%

27.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.23%

Male Poverty Rate

31.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galesburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galesburg is Black, with 55.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Galesburg is Multiple, with 22.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.27%.

Galesburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.91%
High School27.34%
Some College28.72%
Bachelors or Greater18.37%

Galesburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.04%
Male Unemployed58.33%
Female Employed27.48%
Female Unemployed38.89%

Galesburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Galesburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,339$43,083
Families$33,750$45,303
Married Families$38,750-
Non Families$28,333$33,790
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Income by Household Type

Galesburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Galesburg Married by Age and Sex

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Galesburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Galesburg Marital Status by Race

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Galesburg Marital Status

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101

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War19
Vietnam33
Korea
World War II3

Galesburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 348
35 to 5412
55 to 6429
65 to 7427
75+25

Galesburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White724.94%
Black2215.38%
2+ Races712.07%
Hispanic55.95%

Galesburg Veterans by Race

Galesburg Veterans by Education

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9.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galesburg Veterans by Education

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53.8%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Galesburg Employment by Age

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Galesburg Employment by Race

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Galesburg 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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81.19%

Born in Galesburg

99.05%

Native Born

0.95%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.05% of Galesburg residents were born in the United States, with 81.19% having been born in Michigan. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Galesburg Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,0090.00%
20112,01340.20%
20122,01740.20%
20132,02140.20%
20142,02540.20%
20152,02940.20%
20162,03340.20%
20172,03740.20%
20182,04140.20%
20192,04540.20%
20202,04940.20%
20212,05340.20%
20222,05740.19%

Galesburg Population by Year