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The City of Galena had a population of 3,207 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||3,207 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,131 (97.6%)|
|Population in Families||2,216 (69.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||76 ( 2.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$53,844|
|Average Household Income||$74,203|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$35,890|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,971 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,074 (54.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||481 (24.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||416 (21.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$185,043|
|Average Home Value||$216,830|
|Housing Affordability Index3||141|
|Average Household Size||2.01|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.16%|
|Per Capita Income||1.25%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.06%|
The table below compares Galena to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 419||69th|
|Population Density||# 932||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 887||35th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 202||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 334||76th|
|Diversity Index||# 368||73rd|
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