Galena strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Alaska):
Short Commute Times
Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Galena to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Alaska (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Nearest Large City||358 miles NW of Anchorage, Alaska|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||99741|
|Phone Area Codes||907|
|Time Zone||Alaska (-9 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||-17 to -3 F|
|Apr Temp||15 to 38 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 72 F|
|Oct Temp||16 to 29 F|
|Annual Precip||12.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||-16 to -1 F|
|Apr Temp||14 to 34 F|
|Jul Temp||52 to 69 F|
|Oct Temp||17 to 29 F|
|Annual Precip||13 inches|
|Jan Temp||-27 to -5 F|
|Apr Temp||-0 to 30 F|
|Jul Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Oct Temp||5 to 23 F|
|Annual Precip||9.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.44|
|American Indian & Alaskan||428||63.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||13||1.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||641|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||67.6%|
|French (except Basque)||0.6%|
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GALENA AIR BASE COMPOSITE BLDG
A Magnet School.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 82 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.1
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299 ANTOSKI AVENUE
Serves 67 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 6.4
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