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People

Total Population 835
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 17.1%
Employed Population 16+ 409
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 58.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 28.5%
Median Earnings25+ $45,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $33,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,722

Wealth

Median Family Income $83,542
% Above Poverty Level 93.6%
% Below Poverty Level 6.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.3%
Median Gross Rent $671
Median House Value $222,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.7%
US/American 0%
English 19.8%
Irish 29.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Galena Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles SW of Wilmington, Delaware (center to center)
Nearest Large City 39 miles E of Baltimore, Maryland
County Kent
Standard Zip Codes 21635
Phone Area Codes 410
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.34
Longitude -75.879

Galena Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MILLINGTON 1 SE
Distance 5.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
Station ABERDEEN PHILLIPS FIELD
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 47 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.2 inches
Station DOVER
Distance 23.5 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 68 to 87 F
Oct Temp 49 to 69 F
Annual Precip 46.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Galena, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Golts (21635)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Betterton 320 $43,750
Cecilton 883 $51,964
Chestertown 5,186 $54,857
Millington 620 $74,250
Sudlersville 464 $72,500

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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