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Demographics

People

Total Population3,402
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens23.6%
Employed Population 16+1,695
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married54.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,471
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,308
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,938

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,286
% Above Poverty Level88.4%
% Below Poverty Level11.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time12 minutes
% Working from Home4.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone31.5%
Median Gross Rent$698
Median House Value$150,200

Ancestry

German30.6%
Irish14%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.9%
English12.8%
Polish7.4%
Welsh5.1%
Swedish4.2%
French Except Basque2.5%
Dutch1.3%
Scottish0.9%
Norwegian0.9%
Czech0.6%
Slovak0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
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Galena Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jo Daviess County
Standard Zip Codes61036
Phone Area Codes779,815
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.42
Approximate Longitude-90.42

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)

StationBELLEVUE L AND D 12
Distance10.4 miles
Jan Temp9 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip34.3 inches
StationDUBUQUE LOCK & DAM 11
Distance13.9 miles
Jan Temp9 to 27 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip33.9 inches
StationSTOCKTON 3 NNE
Distance21.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 26 F
Apr Temp36 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Apple River451$46,875
East Dubuque1,682$62,833
Elizabeth771$45,952
Hanover683$48,750
Menominee275$75,625

Galena Public Libraries

Galena Public Library District
601 SOUTH BENCH STREET
Galena, Illinois
(815) 777-0200

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Galena Hospitals

Midwest Medical Center
(Proprietary)
One Medical Center Drive
(815) 777-1340

Galena Public Schools

Galena High School
1206 Franklin St
ZIP: 61036
(815) 777-0917
High
Total Enrollment 238
Galena Middle School
1230 Franklin St
ZIP: 61036
(815) 777-2413
Middle
Total Enrollment 244
Galena Primary School
219 Kelly Ln
ZIP: 61036
(815) 777-2200
Primary
Total Enrollment 337

Galena Private Schools

Tri-state Christian School
11084 W Us Highway 20
ZIP: 61036
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 157
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