Population Demographics for Galax, Virginia in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population7,042100
White6,04485
Hispanic or Latino98914
Black or African American4396
Some Other Race3635
Two or More Races1442

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population3,3153,7277,042
White2,8073,2376,044
Hispanic or Latino506483989
Black or African American210229439
Some Other Race194169363
Two or More Races7767144

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Galax

 
Total Population:7,042
Male Population:3,315
Female Population:3,727

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Galax

 
Both sexes42
Male39
Female45

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Galax

 
Total Population:6,665
Male Population:3,185
Under 5 years:222
5 to 9 years:193
10 to 14 years:231
15 to 17 years:155
18 and 19 years:70
20 years:41
21 years:32
22 to 24 years:114
25 to 29 years:183
30 to 34 years:178
35 to 39 years:221
40 to 44 years:225
45 to 49 years:218
50 to 54 years:223
55 to 59 years:229
60 and 61 years:71
62 to 64 years:103
65 and 66 years:58
67 to 69 years:89
70 to 74 years:115
75 to 79 years:94
80 to 84 years:77
85 years and over:43
Female Population:3,480
Under 5 years:191
5 to 9 years:217
10 to 14 years:220
15 to 17 years:112
18 and 19 years:71
20 years:58
21 years:32
22 to 24 years:131
25 to 29 years:175
30 to 34 years:181
35 to 39 years:203
40 to 44 years:232
45 to 49 years:222
50 to 54 years:268
55 to 59 years:247
60 and 61 years:82
62 to 64 years:136
65 and 66 years:90
67 to 69 years:119
70 to 74 years:140
75 to 79 years:136
80 to 84 years:106
85 years and over:111

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Galax

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Galax

 
Total:2,922
Family led homes:1,801
Husband-wife family:1,218
Other family:583
Population of male led with no wife present:140
Population female led with no husband present:443
Population of Nonfamily homes:1,121
Population living alone:985
Population not living alone:136

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

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

 
Total:2,922
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:851
Population of family homes:840
Husband-wife family:483
Under 6 years only:110
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:103
6 to 17 years only:270
Other family:357
Male householder, no wife present:72
Under 6 years only:19
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:47
Female led with no husband present:285
Under 6 years only:65
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:53
6 to 17 years only:167
Nonfamily households:11
Male led households:8
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:5
Female led householder:3
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:2
Households with no people under 18 years:2,071
Family households:961
Husband-wife family:735
Other family:226
Male led with no wife present:68
Female led with no husband present:158
Nonfamily households:1,110
Male led householder:462
Female led householder:648

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Galax, by type

 
Total Home Population:2,922
Population of Family homes:1,801
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:109
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:254
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:357
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:353
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:185
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:139
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:230
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:143
Population of 85 year olds and over:31
Population of Nonfamily Homes:1,121
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:54
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:77
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:113
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:203
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:114
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:119
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:182
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:171
Population of 85 year olds and over:88

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Galax containing people over 60

 
Total Population:2,922
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:1,165
1-person household:527
2-or-more-person household:638
Family households:600
Nonfamily households:38
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:1,757
1-person household:458
2-or-more-person household:1,299
Family homes:1,201
Nonfamily homes:98

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Galax with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:2,922
Home has three or more generations:92
Home does not have three or more generations:2,830

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Galax under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:1,539
Unmarried partner of home lead present:115
In family homes:105
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner households:39
Population of female led and female partner households:3
Population of female led and male partner households:63
In nonfamily homes:10
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:8
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:1,424
In family homes:1,420
Population of husband-wife family homes:917
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:65
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:438
In nonfamily homes:4

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Galax

 
Total Population:5,230
Population Under 18 years:1,513
Population 18 years and over:3,717

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Galax have lived in one place.

 
Total:2,922
Population of Owner occupied homes:1,805
Family home:1,253
Nonfamily homess:552
Male led home:213
Living alone:171
Not living alone:42
Female led home:339
Living alone:314
Not living alone:25
Population of Renter occupied homes:1,117
Family run homes:548
Husband-wife family:242
Other family:306
Male led with no wife present:53
Female led with no husband present:253
Nonfamily Homes:569
Male led homes:257
Male living alone:214
Male not living alone:43
Female led homes:312
Females living alone:286
Females not living alone:26