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Demographics

People

Total Population2,953
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens14.5%
Employed Population 16+1,135
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married50.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.4%
Median Earnings25+$25,783
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,938
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,448

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,265
% Above Poverty Level82.7%
% Below Poverty Level17.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.3%
Median Gross Rent$728
Median House Value$55,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)26.7%
Irish18.9%
German14.3%
English8%
Dutch7.2%
Danishn3.6%
French Except Basque0.9%
Welsh0.9%
Scottish0.8%
Canadian0.6%
Italian0.5%
Swiss0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
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Galena Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cherokee County
Standard Zip Codes66739
Phone Area Codes620
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.07
Approximate Longitude-94.63

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)

StationJOPLIN RGNL AP
Distance9.2 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 71 F
Annual Precip46 inches
StationCARTHAGE 5 S
Distance17.9 miles
Jan Temp22 to 42 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches
StationMIAMI
Distance18.9 miles
Jan Temp21 to 45 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 91 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip43.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Baxter Springs4,056$51,687
Cherokee862$52,344
Columbus3,178$50,694
Scammon504$50,278
Weir579$47,955

Galena Public Libraries

Galena Public Library
315 W. 7TH STREET
Galena, Kansas
(620) 793-5132

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Galena Public Schools

Galena High
602 East 8th Street
ZIP: 66739
(620) 783-4499
High
Total Enrollment 243
Galena Middle School
624 East 8th Street
ZIP: 66739
(620) 783-4499
Middle
Total Enrollment 211
Liberty Elem
624 E. 8th Street
ZIP: 66739
(620) 783-4499
Primary
Total Enrollment 161
Spring Grove Primary Center
1900 Galena Ave.
ZIP: 66739
(620) 783-4499
Primary
Total Enrollment 234
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