Information About Galena Park

The total estimated population is 9,494. Density is average at 3,251 persons per square mile.

Races of Residents

Population by Race: White: 5,990; Black: 690; Two or More Races: 370; American Indian: 56; Asian: 42; Other Race: 2,346; Hispanic Population: Hispanic or Latino: 6,832 (72%); Not Hispanic or Latino: 2,662 (28%)

There are 3,294 foreign born residents, of which 26.5% are naturalized citizens.

Most Common Birthplaces

Foreign Born: Mexico: 3,116; El Salvador: 113; Honduras: 8; Dominican Republic: 7; Hong Kong: 6; Colombia: 4; France: 3; U.S. Born: This State: 5,485; South: 386; Midwest: 201; West: 83; Northeast: 60;

Most Common Foreign Birthplaces in Galena Park Most Common US Birthplaces in Galena Park

The sex distribution is 50% male and 50% female. The median age is 28 years.

Age Distribution

There are 1,052 married couples with children and 241 single-parent households (67 men, 174 women).

The median household income is $30,731 in 1999 dollars.

Median Household Income Comparisons

U.S.: $41,994; Texas: $39,927; Galena Park: $30,731;

27% of the population lives below the poverty line.

Poverty Level Comparisons

U.S.: 12%; Texas: 15%; Galena Park: 27%;

Household Income Distribution

In thousands of dollars.

Work Type and Occupations

Work Type: Private wage and salary: 2,196; Government: 426; Self-employed: 97; Unpaid family work: 11; Occupation: Sales and office: 750; Production, transportation, and material moving: 738; Construction, extraction, and maintenance: 617; Office and administrative support: 565; Service: 473; Transportation and material moving: 406;

Work Types in Galena Park Common Occupations in Galena Park

The average commute time is 25 minutes to and from work.

Transportation to Work

Car or truck (drove alone): 2,203; Car or truck (carpooled): 495; Walked: 49; Worked at home: 46; Public transportation: 9;

Transportation to work methods in Galena Park

Educational Attainment

Percent of population in Galena Park.

There are 2,860 housing units, of which 2,446 are single family homes.

Owner vs. Renter Occupied Housing

All Housing Units: Owner: 1,883; Renter: 819; Vacant: 158; Owner-Occupied: Mortgaged: 955; Not Mortgaged: 928;

Owner vs. Renter Occupied Housing in Galena Park

The median single family home value is $44,000.

Median Monthly Cost for Mortgaged Homes

U.S.: $1,088; Texas: $986; Galena Park: $664;

Median Rent for Rental Units

U.S.: $519; Texas: $490; Galena Park: $403;

The average household size is 4 and the median number of rooms in housing units is 5.

Housing Units By Year Built

1939 or earlier: 204; 1940 to 1949: 719; 1950 to 1959: 1,059; 1960 to 1969: 402; 1970 to 1979: 230; 1980 to 1989: 174; 1990 to 1994: 7; 1995 to 1998: 35; 1999 to March 2000: 30;

6.0% of homes lack plumbing and 5.3% lack telephone service.

Commonly Used Home Heating Fuel

Utility Gas: 1,935; Electricity: 719; No Fuel: 29; Bottled, tank, or LP gas: 19;

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