Galt, California Population 2022

25,731
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Galt is a city located in Sacramento County California. With a 2020 population of 25,731, it is the 297th largest city in California and the 1792nd largest city in the United States. Galt is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually and its population has increased by 1.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,383 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Galt has a population density of 3,782 people per square mile.

The average household income in Galt is $89,357 with a poverty rate of 8.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,198 per month, and the median house value is $356,700. The median age in Galt is 35.4 years, 35 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Galt Demographics

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

  • White: 73.91%
  • Other race: 12.83%
  • Two or more races: 7.08%
  • Asian: 4.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
The current population of Galt, California is 25,731 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 25,383.

Galt, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,39173.91%
Black or African American3381.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.42%
Asian1,1154.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.22%
Some Other Race3,36712.83%
Two or More Races1,8577.08%
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Galt Population by Race

Galt Population Pyramid 2022

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Galt Median Age

37.5


Total

37.7


Male

37.2


Female

Galt Adults

There are 19,645 adults, (3,264 of whom are seniors) in Galt.

Galt Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Galt Sex Ratio

Female

13,265

50.56%

Male

12,970

49.44%

Galt Population by Age

Galt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Galt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Male63.5%36.5%
Female56.3%43.7%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Galt Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4583.0873.5
Married5,1973.4581
Male3593.9363.5
Female1,2253.5456.3
Non Family1,6771.4364.8

3.41

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

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Galt Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5478.74%
9th to 12th Grade1,6109.10%
High School Graduate4,74826.83%
Some College4,46425.23%
Associates Degree1,88910.68%
Bachelors Degree2,46313.92%
Graduate Degree9745.50%
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Galt Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Galt Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian885603373
White9,2308,5402,292
Black19618646
2+ Races953806218
Native American63197
Hispanic6,8354,751594
Other Race2,0261,584116
Islander5732

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 94.90%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.15%.

Galt Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,752$48,000$37,973
Less Than 9th Grade$32,702$40,014$15,099
High School Graduate$33,186$34,022$23,452
Some College$51,453$62,465$41,625
Bachelors Degree$38,984$53,490$34,922
Graduate Degree$65,794$$67,656

$42,752

Average Earnings

$48,000

Average Male

$37,973

Average Female

Galt Earnings by Educational Attainment

Galt Language by Age

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Galt Language

64.51% of Galt residents speak only English, while 35.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.21% of the population.

Galt Language

Galt Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander572543.86%
Native1104137.27%
Multiple1,85141922.64%
Hispanic11,6121,39712.03%
Black3293811.55%
White12,0067416.17%
Asian1,091373.39%
Other251NaN%

8.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.45%

Male Poverty Rate

10.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galt is Islander, with 43.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Galt is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.39%.

Galt Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.25%
High School12.48%
Some College4.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.59%

Galt Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.70%
Male Unemployed7.64%
Female Employed6.31%
Female Unemployed35.54%

Galt Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Galt Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,969$91,548
Families$89,358$100,541
Married Families$94,155-
Non Families$38,205$51,247
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Income by Household Type

Galt Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Galt Married by Age and Sex

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Galt 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.

Galt Marital Status by Race

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Galt Marital Status

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1,439

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War228
First Gulf War381
Vietnam469
Korea138
World War II

Galt Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3429
35 to 54458
55 to 64367
65 to 74267
75+318

Galt Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2588.57%
Black178.29%
Asian858.89%
Other Race60.24%
2+ Races736.37%
Hispanic760.93%

Galt Veterans by Race

Galt Veterans by Education

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2.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galt Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Galt Employment by Age

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Galt Employment by Race

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Galt 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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67.55%

Born in Galt

81.31%

Native Born

18.69%

Foreign Born

9.17%

Non Citizen

9.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.31% of Galt residents were born in the United States, with 67.55% having been born in California. 9.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Galt Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19501,3330.00%
19601,8685353.43%
19703,2001,3325.53%
19805,5142,3145.59%
19908,8893,3754.89%
200019,47210,5838.16%
201023,6474,1751.96%
201123,8211740.74%
201223,9951740.73%
201324,1691740.73%
201424,3431740.72%
201524,5171740.71%
201624,6911740.71%
201724,8651740.70%
201825,0391740.70%
201925,2131740.69%
202025,3831700.67%
202125,5571740.69%
202225,7311740.68%

Galt Population by Year