|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Galion is 10,390. Galion, Ohio is the 3,060th largest city in the US.
Parts of Galion are located within Crawford County, Morrow County and Richland County.
The peak population of Galion was in 1990, when its population was 11,832. In 1990, Galion was the 2,152nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,060th largest city in the US. Galion is currently 12.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Galion has shrunk 10.5% since the year 2000. Galion, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Galion has a population density of 1,381.9 people per square mile.
|3054||Shasta Lake, California||10,423||15.2%|
|3056||La Plata, Maryland||10,404||56.3%|
|3059||Spanish Fort, Alabama||10,392||88.7%|
|3061||Wood River, Illinois||10,386||-8.0%|
|3065||Lighthouse Point, Florida||10,370||-3.9%|
The total voting age population of Galion, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,533. The voting age population is 44.7% male and 55.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Galion are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Galion are 97.0% White, 1.1% Black, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.8% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 1.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Galion, 24.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.1%. On a per-household basis, 16.1% of families are below the poverty line in Galion.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.6% of Galion residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.7% of Galion residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Galion residents aged 5 and older, 2.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Galion is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Galion, 12.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Galion is $35,738.
In Galion, 60.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.7% of housing units in Galion.
Of all the housing units in Galion, 29.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Galion, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 230 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Galion is $604.
In Galion, 77.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.