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Demographics

People

Total Population2,525
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens20.7%
Employed Population 16+1,085
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married53.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.3%
Median Earnings25+$32,480
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,403
% Above Poverty Level84.1%
% Below Poverty Level15.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.5%
Median Gross Rent$519
Median House Value$72,500

Ancestry

German24.8%
Swedish21.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.9%
English10.8%
Irish10.5%
Scottish2.6%
Italian2.6%
Dutch2.4%
Polish2.1%
Belgian1.4%
Norwegian1.3%
French Except Basque1.3%
Welsh0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
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Galva Almanac

CategoryValue
County Henry County
Standard Zip Codes61434
Phone Area Codes309
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.16
Approximate Longitude-90.03

Galva Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGALVA
Distance1.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches
StationKEWANEE 1 E
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp10 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationPRINCEVILLE
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp10 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 63 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Altona535$58,750
Bishop Hill147$62,917
Kewanee12,755$48,493
La Fayette220$36,875

Galva Public Libraries

Galva Public Library District
120 NORTHWEST THIRD AVENUE
Galva, Illinois
(309) 932-2180

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Galva Public Schools

Galva Elem School
224 Morgan Rd
ZIP: 61434
(309) 932-2420
Primary
Total Enrollment 286
Galva Jr-sr High School
224 Morgan Rd
ZIP: 61434
(309) 932-2151
High
Total Enrollment 267
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