Demographics

People

Total Population917
Male Share of the Population52.2%
Female Share of the Population47.8%
Senior Citizens24.8%
Employed Population 16+308
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married44.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.3%
Median Earnings25+$37,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,813
% Above Poverty Level79%
% Below Poverty Level21%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.4%
Median Gross Rent$345
Median House Value$62,000

Ancestry

English25.7%
German20.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.2%
Irish15.9%
Russian3.5%
Dutch3.2%
French Except Basque2.8%
Scottish2.6%
Polish2.5%
Hungarian1.1%
Italian0.7%
Danishn0.7%
Welsh0.4%
Croatian0.4%
Swedish0.4%
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Galatia Almanac

CategoryValue
County Saline County
Standard Zip Codes62935
Phone Area Codes618
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.84
Approximate Longitude-88.61

Galatia Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHARRISBURG
Distance9 miles
Jan Temp22 to 40 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 70 F
Annual Precip46.1 inches
StationMARION 4 NNE
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp65 to 87 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches
StationMCLEANSBORO
Distance17.1 miles
Jan Temp20 to 39 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Broughton179$17,969
Carrier Mills2,085$39,063
Eldorado4,151$36,361
Harrisburg9,344$49,680
Thompsonville569$39,688

Galatia Public Libraries

Galatia Public Library District
217 SOUTH MAIN CROSS STREET
Galatia, Illinois
(618) 268-9200

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Galatia Public Schools

Galatia Elem School
200 N Hickory St
ZIP: 62935
(618) 268-6371
Primary
Total Enrollment 268
Galatia High School
200 N Mckinley St
ZIP: 62935
(618) 268-4194
High
Total Enrollment 121
Galatia Jr High
200 N Mckinley St
ZIP: 62935
(618) 268-4194
Middle
Total Enrollment 56
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