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Population Demographics for Galveston, Texas in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population47,743100
Hispanic or Latino14,92531
Black or African American9,14519
Some Other Race5,23210
Two or More Races1,5863
American Indian410Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population24,39023,35347,743
Hispanic or Latino7,7427,18314,925
Black or African American4,4734,6729,145
Some Other Race2,7642,4685,232
Two or More Races8237631,586
American Indian227183410

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Galveston

Total Population:47,743
Male Population:24,390
Female Population:23,353

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Galveston

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Galveston

Total Population:45,266
Male Population:22,556
Under 5 years:1,397
5 to 9 years:1,246
10 to 14 years:1,256
15 to 17 years:807
18 and 19 years:622
20 years:359
21 years:379
22 to 24 years:1,236
25 to 29 years:1,673
30 to 34 years:1,451
35 to 39 years:1,215
40 to 44 years:1,299
45 to 49 years:1,819
50 to 54 years:1,883
55 to 59 years:1,703
60 and 61 years:611
62 to 64 years:797
65 and 66 years:439
67 to 69 years:607
70 to 74 years:653
75 to 79 years:512
80 to 84 years:369
85 years and over:223
Female Population:22,710
Under 5 years:1,384
5 to 9 years:1,210
10 to 14 years:1,083
15 to 17 years:793
18 and 19 years:585
20 years:324
21 years:323
22 to 24 years:1,258
25 to 29 years:1,594
30 to 34 years:1,328
35 to 39 years:1,157
40 to 44 years:1,329
45 to 49 years:1,751
50 to 54 years:1,783
55 to 59 years:1,798
60 and 61 years:621
62 to 64 years:810
65 and 66 years:457
67 to 69 years:602
70 to 74 years:836
75 to 79 years:659
80 to 84 years:533
85 years and over:492

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Galveston

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Galveston

Family led homes:10,779
Husband-wife family:6,867
Other family:3,912
Population of male led with no wife present:986
Population female led with no husband present:2,926
Population of Nonfamily homes:9,164
Population living alone:7,318
Population not living alone:1,846

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Galveston with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,947
Population of family homes:4,886
Husband-wife family:2,587
Under 6 years only:625
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:600
6 to 17 years only:1,362
Other family:2,299
Male householder, no wife present:487
Under 6 years only:139
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:91
6 to 17 years only:257
Female led with no husband present:1,812
Under 6 years only:455
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:436
6 to 17 years only:921
Nonfamily households:61
Male led households:45
Under 6 years only:17
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:26
Female led householder:16
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:12
Households with no people under 18 years:14,996
Family households:5,893
Husband-wife family:4,280
Other family:1,613
Male led with no wife present:499
Female led with no husband present:1,114
Nonfamily households:9,103
Male led householder:4,659
Female led householder:4,444

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Galveston, by type

Total Home Population:19,943
Population of Family homes:10,779
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:498
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,596
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,816
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,467
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,195
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:971
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,295
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:734
Population of 85 year olds and over:207
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:9,164
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,061
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,310
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:877
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,794
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,013
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:856
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,136
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:796
Population of 85 year olds and over:321

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Galveston containing people over 60

Total Population:19,943
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:6,978
1-person household:2,835
2-or-more-person household:4,143
Family households:3,802
Nonfamily households:341
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:12,965
1-person household:4,483
2-or-more-person household:8,482
Family homes:6,977
Nonfamily homes:1,505

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Galveston with multiple generations.

Total Population:19,943
Home has three or more generations:904
Home does not have three or more generations:19,039

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Galveston under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:9,161
Unmarried partner of home lead present:966
In family homes:943
Population of male led and male partner homes:16
Population of male led and female partner households:343
Population of female led and female partner households:35
Population of female led and male partner households:549
In nonfamily homes:23
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:19
Population of female led and female partner homes:3
Population of female led and male partner homes:1
No unmarried partner of home lead present:8,195
In family homes:8,147
Population of husband-wife family homes:4,887
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:434
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,826
In nonfamily homes:48

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Galveston

Total Population:32,551
Population Under 18 years:9,015
Population 18 years and over:23,536

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Galveston have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:9,552
Family home:6,134
Nonfamily homess:3,418
Male led home:1,609
Living alone:1,294
Not living alone:315
Female led home:1,809
Living alone:1,572
Not living alone:237
Population of Renter occupied homes:10,391
Family run homes:4,645
Husband-wife family:2,180
Other family:2,465
Male led with no wife present:583
Female led with no husband present:1,882
Nonfamily Homes:5,746
Male led homes:3,095
Male living alone:2,349
Male not living alone:746
Female led homes:2,651
Females living alone:2,103
Females not living alone:548

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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