Gallaway, Tennessee Population 2021

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Gallaway is a city located in Fayette County Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 643, it is the 269th largest city in Tennessee and the 12231st largest city in the United States . Gallaway is currently declining at a rate of -0.31% annually and its population has decreased by -5.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 680 in 2010. Gallaway reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 6 miles, Gallaway has a population density of 103 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gallaway is $27,184 with a poverty rate of 48.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $498 per month, and the median house value is $112,500. The median age in Gallaway is 45 years, 38.8 years for males, and 52.4 years for females.

Gallaway Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 60.45%
  • White: 38.28%
  • Other race: 0.99%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Gallaway, Tennessee is 643 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 647.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 680.

Gallaway, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American42860.45%
White27138.28%
Some Other Race70.99%
Asian20.28%
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Gallaway Population by Race

Gallaway Population Pyramid $2021

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Gallaway Median Age

45


Total

38.8


Male

52.4


Female

Gallaway Adults

There are 553 adults, (210 of whom are seniors) in Gallaway.

Gallaway Age Dependency

106.4

Age Dependency Ratio

61.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gallaway Sex Ratio

Female

477

67.37%

Male

231

32.63%

Gallaway Population by Age

Gallaway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gallaway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Female17%83%
Non Family18.7%81.3%
All24.6%75.4%
Married61.9%38.1%

24.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gallaway Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2762.1724.6
Non Family1341.0518.7
Female1003.3117
Married42361.9
Male00

2.99

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Gallaway Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8918.46%
9th to 12th Grade7315.15%
High School Graduate19440.25%
Some College6814.11%
Associates Degree51.04%
Bachelors Degree265.39%
Graduate Degree275.60%
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Gallaway Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gallaway Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black26115919
White21215227
Hispanic777
Other Race777
Asian22

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Gallaway Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,042$26,875$20,347
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,111$$20,972
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,042

Average Earnings

$26,875

Average Male

$20,347

Average Female

Gallaway Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gallaway Language by Age

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Gallaway Language

96.72% of Gallaway residents speak only English, while 3.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.99% of the population.

Gallaway Language

Gallaway Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black39523559.49%
White1945528.35%

48.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

43.29%

Male Poverty Rate

51.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gallaway

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gallaway is Black, with 59.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gallaway is White, with 28.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 27.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.91%.

Gallaway Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade49.61%
High School44.30%
Some College41.27%
Bachelors or Greater6.45%

Gallaway Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed44.94%
Male Unemployed41.67%
Male Employed12.00%

Gallaway Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gallaway Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$19,125$27,184
Families$21,667$34,351
Married Families--
Non Families$13,750$17,687
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Income by Household Type

Gallaway Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

20.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

23.9%

Male Marriage Rate

18.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Gallaway Married by Age and Sex

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Gallaway 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 45-54.

Gallaway Marital Status by Race

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Gallaway Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

38

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam17
First Gulf War8
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Gallaway Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6412
65 to 7410
75+8
35 to 548
18 to 34

Gallaway Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2712.27%
Black113.40%

Gallaway Veterans by Race

Gallaway Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gallaway Veterans by Education

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30.8%

Labor Force Participation

24.9%

Employment Rate

19.2%

Unemployment Rate

Gallaway Employment by Age

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Gallaway Employment by Race

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Gallaway 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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82.49%

Born in Gallaway

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.31% of Gallaway residents were born in the United States, with 82.49% having been born in Tennessee. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Gallaway Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021643-2-0.31%
2020645-2-0.31%
2019647-2-0.31%
201864910.15%
2017648-3-0.46%
2016651-1-0.15%
2015652-6-0.91%
2014658-2-0.30%
2013660-2-0.30%
2012662-5-0.75%
2011667-3-0.45%
20106700.00%

Gallaway Population by Year