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Demographics

People

Total Population3,535
Male Share of the Population52.8%
Female Share of the Population47.2%
Senior Citizens21%
Employed Population 16+1,669
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married58.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher34.2%
Median Earnings25+$40,248
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,455
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,015

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,734
% Above Poverty Level89.4%
% Below Poverty Level10.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home6.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$921
Median House Value$230,200

Ancestry

Irish33.6%
Italian21.4%
English15.1%
German14.9%
Polish10.9%
French Except Basque9.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.9%
Scottish3%
Dutch2.9%
Russian2%
Lithuanian1.4%
Latvian1.1%
Welsh1.1%
Norwegian1.1%
Hungarian0.9%
Canadian0.7%
Swedish0.6%
US/American0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Galway Almanac

CategoryValue
County Saratoga County
Standard Zip Codes12074
Phone Area Codes518
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.01
Approximate Longitude-74.03

Galway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSARATOGA SPRINGS 4 SW
Distance10.9 miles
Jan Temp12 to 30 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 60 F
Annual Precip43.3 inches
StationCONKLINGVILLE DAM
Distance21.2 miles
Jan Temp8 to 29 F
Apr Temp32 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 58 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches
StationALBANY INTL AP
Distance22 miles
Jan Temp13 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 60 F
Annual Precip38.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Amsterdam18,063$44,078
Ballston Spa5,134$73,668
Broadalbin5,187$80,466
East Glenville6,587$93,505
Fort Johnson627$63,558
Hagaman1,371$76,667

Galway Public Libraries

Galway Public Library
5264 NORTH STREET
Galway, New York
(518) 882-6385

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Galway Public Schools

Galway Junior/senior High School
5317 Sacandaga Rd
ZIP: 12074
(518) 882-1221
High
Total Enrollment 431
Joseph Henry Elementary School
5317 Sacandaga Rd
ZIP: 12074
(518) 882-1291
Primary
Total Enrollment 443
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