Galveston, Indiana Population 2021

1,247
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Galveston is a city located in Cass County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,247, it is the 272nd largest city in Indiana and the 9432nd largest city in the United States . Galveston is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -4.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,311 in 2010. Galveston reached it's highest population of 1,312 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Galveston has a population density of 2,168 people per square mile.

The average household income in Galveston is $59,260 with a poverty rate of 11.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $732 per month, and the median house value is $88,300. The median age in Galveston is 38.8 years, 34.8 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.

Galveston Demographics

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

  • White: 96.08%
  • Black or African American: 1.71%
  • Two or more races: 1.22%
  • Native American: 0.82%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Galveston, Indiana is 1,247 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,265.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,311.

Galveston, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,17896.08%
Black or African American211.71%
Two or More Races151.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.82%
Some Other Race20.16%
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Galveston Population by Race

Galveston Population Pyramid $2021

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Galveston Median Age

38.8


Total

34.8


Male

41.9


Female

Galveston Adults

There are 914 adults, (202 of whom are seniors) in Galveston.

Galveston Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Galveston Sex Ratio

Female

651

53.10%

Male

575

46.90%

Galveston Population by Age

Galveston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Galveston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.3%
All78.3%21.7%
Non Family73.5%26.5%
Female67.9%32.1%
Male33.3%66.7%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Galveston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5252.3478.3
Married2402.9888.8
Non Family1891.1973.5
Female782.8367.9
Male183.6133.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Galveston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade354.48%
High School Graduate34544.17%
Some College19825.35%
Associates Degree9211.78%
Bachelors Degree8510.88%
Graduate Degree263.33%
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Galveston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Galveston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White763732108
Native American1063
2+ Races66
Hispanic22
Other Race22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 30.00%.

Galveston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,609$41,250$23,125
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$$
High School Graduate$31,875$38,828$15,139
Some College$31,071$45,125$28,194
Bachelors Degree$50,486$51,000$44,375
Graduate Degree$60,000$$53,750

$34,609

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Galveston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Galveston Language by Age

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Galveston Language

98.92% of Galveston residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

Galveston Language

Galveston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,17614111.99%
Native10330.00%

11.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.87%

Male Poverty Rate

10.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galveston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galveston is Native, with 30.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Galveston is White, with 11.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.38%.

Galveston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.00%
Some College11.38%
High School3.48%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Galveston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed9.22%
Male Employed2.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Galveston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Galveston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,766$59,260
Families$56,667$67,493
Married Families$63,077-
Non Families$35,139$40,332
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Income by Household Type

Galveston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Galveston Married by Age and Sex

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Galveston 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 55-64.

Galveston Marital Status by Race

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Galveston Marital Status

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76

Number of Veterans

76

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
Second Gulf War20
First Gulf War15
Korea8
World War II

Galveston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
18 to 3417
35 to 5416
55 to 6411
75+8

Galveston Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White728.17%
Hispanic233.33%
2+ Races220.00%
Other Race2100.00%

Galveston Veterans by Race

Galveston Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galveston Veterans by Education

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68.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Galveston Employment by Age

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Galveston Employment by Race

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Galveston 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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82.79%

Born in Galveston

99.84%

Native Born

0.16%

Foreign Born

0.16%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.84% of Galveston residents were born in the United States, with 82.79% having been born in Indiana. 0.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Galveston Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,247-6-0.48%
20201,253-6-0.48%
20191,259-6-0.47%
20181,265-1-0.08%
20171,266-5-0.39%
20161,271-7-0.55%
20151,278-14-1.08%
20141,292-4-0.31%
20131,296-6-0.46%
20121,302-7-0.53%
20111,309-3-0.23%
20101,3120.00%

Galveston Population by Year