Also See: Galena, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Galena had a population of 3,279 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Galena is located at latitude 42.4167 and longitude -90.429 in Jo Daviess County. The formal boundaries for the City of Galena encompass a land area of 4.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jo Daviess County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 633 feet.
The City of Galena (GNIS ID: 2394840) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Galena: La Pointe.
|Total Population||3,279 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,203 (97.7%)|
|Population in Families||2,277 (69.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||76 ( 2.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,832|
|Average Household Income||$69,961|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$33,707|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,984 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,066 (53.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||517 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||401 (20.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$170,330|
|Average Home Value||$201,947|
|Housing Affordability Index3||158|
|Average Household Size||2.02|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.11%|
|Per Capita Income||0.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.28%|
The table below compares Galena to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 418||70th|
|Population Density||# 918||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 772||44th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 256||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 398||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 353||74th|
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