Galveston, Indiana Population 2020

1,256

Galveston is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,256, it is the 271st largest city in Indiana and the 9386th largest city in the United States. Galveston is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -4.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,311 in 2010. Galveston reached it's highest population of 1,309 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Galveston has a population density of 2,184 people per square mile.

The average household income in Galveston is $55,379 with a poverty rate of 9.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $681 per month, and the median house value is $88,900. The median age in Galveston is 43.5 years, 38.8 years for males, and 48.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.8 males.

Galveston Demographics

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

  • White: 97.33%
  • Two or more races: 1.72%
  • Native American: 0.69%
  • Other race: 0.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Galveston, Indiana is 1,256, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,264.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,311.

Galveston, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,13297.33%
Two or More Races201.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.69%
Some Other Race30.26%

Galveston Population Pyramid 2020

Galveston Median Age

43.5


Total

38.8


Male

48.8


Female

Galveston Adults

There are 891 adults, (252 of whom are seniors) in Galveston.

Galveston Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Galveston Sex Ratio

Female

597

51.33%

Male

566

48.67%

Galveston Households and Families

Galveston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Galveston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All83%17%
Non Family81.4%18.6%
Female77.1%22.9%
Male58.3%41.7%

83.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5252.2283
Married2442.8487.3
Non Family1991.1281.4
Female702.9677.1
Male123.4258.3

2.81

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Galveston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.51%
9th to 12th Grade313.92%
High School Graduate33942.86%
Some College20525.92%
Associates Degree10613.40%
Bachelors Degree729.10%
Graduate Degree344.30%

Galveston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White772741102
Multiple Races88
Native American844
Hispanic33
Other Race33

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 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,734$36,852$27,596
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,806$36,500$21,528
Some College$30,417$33,750$27,917
Bachelors Degree$41,607$48,125$40,625
Graduate Degree$50,625$$51,250

$32,734

Average Earnings

$36,852

Average Male

$27,596

Average Female

Galveston Language

Galveston Language by Age

Galveston Language

98.87% of Galveston residents speak only English, while 1.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Galveston Poverty

Galveston Poverty by Race

9.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.13%

Male Poverty Rate

8.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Galveston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Galveston is White, with 10.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Galveston is White, with 10.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.59%.

Name Poverty
Some College10.93%
Bachelors or Greater2.83%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed6.60%
Male Employed1.09%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Galveston Income

Galveston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,536$55,379
Families$54,167$64,887
Married Families$61,500-
Non Families$31,917$37,573

Galveston Marital Status

Galveston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Galveston Married by Age and Sex

Galveston 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 55-64.

Galveston Marital Status by Race

Galveston Veterans

95

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam44
Second Gulf War18
First Gulf War15
Korea13
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437
35 to 5420
18 to 3414
75+13
55 to 6411
Name Veterans % of Total
White9010.37%
Hispanic342.86%
Other3100.00%
2 or More216.67%

$Galveston Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Galveston Employment Status

63.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Galveston Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

79.19%

Born in Indiana

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.74% of Galveston residents were born in the United States, with 79.19% having been born in Indiana. 0.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,256-4-0.32%
20191,260-4-0.32%
20181,2640.00%
20171,264-4-0.32%
20161,268-6-0.47%
20151,274-15-1.16%
20141,289-4-0.31%
20131,293-6-0.46%
20121,299-7-0.54%
20111,306-3-0.23%
20101,3090.00%