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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Galena is 453. Galena, Alaska is the 13,584th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Galena was in 1990, when its population was 829. In 1990, Galena was the 10,639th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,584th largest city in the US. Galena is currently 45.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Galena has shrunk 32.6% since the year 2000. Galena, Alaska's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Galena, Alaska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 352. The voting age population is 44.9% male and 55.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.7% of the residents of Galena are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Galena are 59.2% American Indian, 34.3% White, 5.3% Two or more races and 1.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Galena, 15.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.0%. On a per-household basis, 11.2% of families are below the poverty line in Galena.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.4% of Galena residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Galena residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 30.7% have a bachelor's degree and 17.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Galena residents aged 5 and older, 10.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Galena is 10.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Galena, 57.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Galena is $72,188.
In Galena, 75.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.6% of housing units in Galena.
In Galena, 19.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Galena is $1,250.
In Galena, 66.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.