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The Village of Galatia had a population of 846 as of July 1, 2022. Galatia ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Galatia is located at latitude 37.8406 and longitude -88.6092 in Saline County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Galatia encompass a land area of 1.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Saline County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 417 feet.

The Village of Galatia 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.

The Village of Galatia is located within Township of Galatia, a minor civil division (MCD) of Saline County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Galatia: Gallatia.

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Galatia, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 846 (100%)
Population in Households 846 (100.0%)
Population in Families 663 (78.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 433
Diversity Index2 14


Median Household Income $54,491
Average Household Income $83,164
% of Income for Mortgage4 8%
Per Capita Income $33,274
Wealth Index5 74


Total HU (Housing Units) 431 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 261 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 95 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $86,486
Average Home Value $122,137
Housing Affordability Index3 285


Total Households 356
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 218
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population 1.01% -0.36%
Households -0.74% -0.51%
Families   -0.65%
Median Household Income   3.61%
Per Capita Income   3.59%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.31%

Galatia, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Galatia to the other 1,466 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 738 50th
Population Density # 1128 23rd
Median Household Income # 1102 25th
Housing Affordability Index # 1304 89th
Per Capita Income # 812 45th
Diversity Index # 1060 28th

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