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   (County: Jo Daviess County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Galena City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Galena City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 83

5 to 9 years : 58

10 to 14 years : 66

15 to 17 years : 53

18 and 19 years : 27

20 years : 24

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 66

25 to 29 years : 73

30 to 34 years : 107

35 to 39 years : 72

40 to 44 years : 144

45 to 49 years : 167

50 to 54 years : 70

55 to 59 years : 128

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 49

65 and 66 years : 21

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 110

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 28

85 years and over : 66

Female:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 9 years : 36

10 to 14 years : 165

15 to 17 years : 84

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 6

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 67

25 to 29 years : 123

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 106

40 to 44 years : 149

45 to 49 years : 36

50 to 54 years : 148

55 to 59 years : 112

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 73

65 and 66 years : 57

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 63

75 to 79 years : 42

80 to 84 years : 96

85 years and over : 126


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Galena City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,876

Multiple ancestry : 1,201

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 91

Ancestry not reported : 59


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Galena City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,841

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 40

Not a U.S. citizen : 346


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Galena City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 149

5 to 17 years : 462

18 to 24 years : 211

25 to 34 years : 343

35 to 44 years : 471

45 to 54 years : 421

55 to 59 years : 240

60 and 61 years : 101

62 to 64 years : 122

65 to 74 years : 323

75 years and over : 384

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 17 years : 139

18 to 24 years : 67

25 to 34 years : 159

35 to 44 years : 199

45 to 54 years : 121

55 to 59 years : 82

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 64

65 to 74 years : 208

75 years and over : 250

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 70

5 to 17 years : 291

18 to 24 years : 109

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 232

45 to 54 years : 265

55 to 59 years : 117

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 58

65 to 74 years : 115

75 years and over : 94

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 32

5 to 17 years : 32

18 to 24 years : 35

25 to 34 years : 131

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Galena City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 709

Female : 682

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 596

Female : 854

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 241

Female : 145


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Galena City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,301

Born in other state in the United States : 1,442

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 46


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Galena City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 266

Now married, except separated : 593

Divorced : 186

Separated : 0

Widowed : 203

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 316

Now married, except separated : 553

Divorced : 187

Separated : 0

Widowed : 127

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 198

Divorced : 0

Separated : 54

Widowed : 22


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Galena City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 2,618

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 316

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 55

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 9


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Galena City, Illinois

  • German: 1,428   (36.4%)
  • Irish: 585   (14.9%)
  • English: 408   (10.4%)
  • United States Or American: 284   (7.2%)
  • Other Groups: 260   (6.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 172   (4.4%)
  • Italian: 150   (3.8%)
  • Swedish: 123   (3.1%)
  • Polish: 123   (3.1%)
  • Norwegian: 69   (1.8%)
  • Dutch: 52   (1.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 45   (1.1%)
  • Danish: 42   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 29   (0.7%)
  • British: 28   (0.7%)
  • European: 20   (0.5%)
  • Luxemburger: 20   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 17   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 17   (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 15   (0.4%)
  • Serbian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 7   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Israeli: 5   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Galena City, Illinois is 3,227



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Galena City, Illinois: 1,546
Female Population in Galena City, Illinois: 1,681


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Galena City, Illinois: 44.4
Median Female Resident Age in Galena City, Illinois: 44.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Galena City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

50.1

Male

46.6

Female

52.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.5

Female

40.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.5

Male

30.5

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

30.5

Female

46.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.4

Male

26.2

Female

26.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

11.8

Female

28.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.1

Male

22.8

Female

26.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.3

Male

48.2

Female

53.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Galena City, Illinois


  • White: 2,789
  • African American: 14
  • American Indian: 34
  • Asian: 18
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 340
  • Two or More Races: 32



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Galena City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Galena City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.95%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 126   (10.83%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (3.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (2.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (1.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 73   (6.28%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 390   (33.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 72   (6.19%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 129   (11.09%)
  • Associate Degree: 62   (5.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 142   (12.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 68   (5.85%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.43%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.94%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 72   (5.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 45   (3.24%)
  • 10th Grade: 24   (1.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (1.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 75   (5.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 469   (33.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 158   (11.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 212   (15.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 87   (6.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 156   (11.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 49   (3.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Galena City, Illinois

  • Galena Usd 120


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1206 N Franklin St, Galena, IL 61036, Phone: (815) 777-3086, Students: 841 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Galena City, Illinois

  • Galena Primary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 219 Kelly Ln, Galena, IL 61036, Phone: (815) 777-2200, Students: 363 )

  • Galena Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 1230 N Franklin St, Galena, IL 61036, Phone: (815) 777-2413, Students: 228 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Galena City, Illinois

  • Galena High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1206 N Franklin St, Galena, IL 61036, Phone: (815) 777-0917, Students: 250 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Galena City, Illinois

  • Tri-state Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 11084 Highway 20 W, Galena, IL 61036, Phone: (815) 777-3800, Students: 162 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Galena City, Illinois

  • Galena Public Library District


    601 South Bench Street, Galena, IL 61036

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Galena City, Illinois


  • Planetary Studies Foundation Ltd


    10 Winterwood Ln, Galena, IL 61036

  • Southeast Kansas Nature Center Foundation Of Galena


    1902 Dewey, Galena, KS 66739

  • Stone County Historical Society


    Po Box 63, Galena, MO 65656

  • Us Grant Center Inc


    122 1/2 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Galena City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Galena City, Illinois.

Area Features of Galena City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Heller Airport  

Building


(1) Galena Area Emergency Medical Services District   (2) Galena Fire Department   (3) Galena Police Department   (4) Galena-jo Daviess County History Museum   (5) Jo Daviess County Courthouse   (6) Jo Daviess County Sheriff S Office   (7) Saint Josephs Hall   (8) Scales Mound Fire Department Station 2   (9) Stone Slough Post Light  

Cemetery


(1) Grant Hill Cemetery   (2) Greenwood Cemetery   (3) Miners Chapel Cemetery   (4) Prospect Hill Methodist Episcopalian Cemetery   (5) Saint Marys Cemetery   (6) Saint Michaels Cemetery  

Census


(1) The Galena Territory Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) The Reach  

Church


(1) Church Of The Nazarene   (2) First German Presbyterian Church   (3) First Presbyterian Church   (4) First United Methodist Church   (5) Grace Episcopal Church   (6) Saint Marys Catholic Church   (7) Saint Matthews Lutheran Church   (8) Saint Michaels Roman Catholic Church   (9) Westminster Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Galena   (2) Township Of Council Hill   (3) Township Of East Galena   (4) Township Of Rawlins   (5) Township Of Vinegar Hill   (6) Township Of West Galena  

Dam


(1) Smallpox Creek Dam  

Gut


(1) Kehough Slough  

Hospital


(1) Midwest Medical Center  

Island


(1) Hale Island  

Lake


(1) Fish Trap Lake   (2) Spratts Lake  

Locale


(1) Furnace Lead Mill Historical   (2) Green Valley Farm   (3) Horsepower Farm   (4) Windfall Farm  

Mine


(1) Appleton Mine   (2) Blackjack Mine   (3) Bower Mine   (4) Lake Quarry   (5) Marsden Diggins   (6) Merry Widow Mine   (7) Northwestern Mine   (8) Pilot Knob Mine   (9) Schoenhard Quarry   (10) Sheboygan Mine   (11) Tenstrike Mine   (12) Unity Mine   (13) Vinegar Hill Mine  

Park


(1) Galena Historic District   (2) Grant Park  

Populated Place


(1) Aiken   (2) Bremen   (3) Galena   (4) Galena Junction   (5) Gears Ferry   (6) Millbrig Historical   (7) Portage   (8) Rice  

Post Office


(1) Avery Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Galena Lake  

School


(1) Belden School Historical   (2) Cottage Grove School Historical   (3) Furnace School Historical   (4) Galena High School   (5) Glen Hollow School Historical   (6) Green Valley School Historical   (7) Independence School Historical   (8) Miners School Historical   (9) Mount Hope School Historical   (10) Mount Pleasant School Historical   (11) Rock School Historical   (12) Spring Creek School Historical   (13) Vinegar Hill School Historical   (14) West Diggings School Historical  

Stream


(1) Deadmans Slough   (2) East Fork Galena River   (3) Galena River   (4) Harris Slough   (5) Hughlett Branch   (6) Mud Slough   (7) Smallpox Creek   (8) Stone Slough  

Summit


(1) Dygerts Mound   (2) Horseshoe Mound   (3) Pilot Knob  

Valley


(1) Millbrig Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Galena City, Illinois

61036 (pop. 6,185)


Cities Nearby Galena City, Illinois

West Galena Township, IL  (pop. 3,233) 0.3 Miles
Rawlins Township, IL  (pop. 499) 1.7 Miles
East Galena Township, IL  (pop. 1,043) 1.8 Miles
Council Hill Township, IL  (pop. 79) 5.8 Miles
Menominee Township, IL  (pop. 744) 5.9 Miles
Guilford Township, IL  (pop. 1,049) 6.6 Miles
Menominee Village, IL  (pop. 133) 6.9 Miles
Scales Mound Village, IL  (pop. 370) 10.1 Miles
Scales Mound Township, IL  (pop. 631) 10.2 Miles
Elizabeth Township, IL  (pop. 1,097) 10.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Galena City, Illinois

815



Elevation in Galena City, Illinois is 709.0 ft. (216.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Galena City, Illinois

Lat: 42.418171 N        Long: -90.431472 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Galena City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Galena City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 73   (4.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 105   (6.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 121   (7.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 87   (5.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 98   (6.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 170   (10.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 239   (14.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 199   (12.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 86   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 140   (8.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 98   (6.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 29   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 69   (4.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 124   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Galena City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,268

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 125

In 3-person carpool : 30

In 4-person carpool : 23

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 16

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 217

Other means : 1

Worked at home : 87


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Galena City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 223

5 to 9 minutes : 511

10 to 14 minutes : 344

15 to 19 minutes : 124

20 to 24 minutes : 159

25 to 29 minutes : 108

30 to 34 minutes : 125

35 to 39 minutes : 11

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 30

60 to 89 minutes : 30

90 or more minutes : 15


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Galena City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 477

No Social Security income : 996


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Galena City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 377

No retirement income : 1,096


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Galena City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 39

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 92

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $44,999 : 105

$45,000 to $49,999 : 55

$50,000 to $59,999 : 68

$60,000 to $74,999 : 60

$75,000 to $99,999 : 155

$100,000 to $124,999 : 150

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Galena City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $59,130


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Galena City, Illinois

  • WGLR (1280 AM; 0.5 kW; Lancaster, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • KMAQ (1320 AM; 0.5 kW; Andrew, IA; Owner: Maquoketa Broadcasting Co.)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Radio Dubuque, Inc.)
  • WDBQ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPVL (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; Platteville, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Galena City, Illinois

  • WCCI (100.3 FM; Savanna, IL; Owner: Carroll County Communications, Inc.)
  • WVRE (101.1 FM; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Radio Dubuque, Inc.)
  • KXGE (102.3 FM; Kieler, WI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; East Dubuque, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KLYV (105.3 FM; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KIYX (106.1 FM; Potosi, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • WPVL-FM (107.1 FM; Potosi, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)
  • WDBQ-FM (107.5 FM; Galena, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WJTY (88.1 FM; Livingston, WI; Owner: Family Life Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KIAD (88.5 FM; East Dubuque, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KDSO (88.9 FM; Epworth, IA; Owner: Cascade Community Radio,)
  • WSSW (89.1 FM; Platteville, WI; Owner: Educational Communications Board)
  • KDUB (89.7 FM; Sherrill, IA; Owner: University Of Northern Iowa)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Shullsburg, WI; Owner: St. Michael's Church Of Galena)
  • WSUP (90.5 FM; Platteville, WI; Owner: Board Of Regents, University Of Wisconsin System)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Radio Dubuque, Inc.)
  • KMAQ-FM (95.1 FM; Andrew, IA; Owner: Maquoketa Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (95.5 FM; Mineral Point, WI; Owner: Km Radio Of Independence, L.l.c.)
  • KGRR (97.3 FM; Peosta, IA; Owner: Radio Dubuque, Inc.)
  • WGLR-FM (97.7 FM; Lancaster, WI; Owner: Queenb Radio Wisconsin, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Galena City, Illinois

  • 960920IP (Channel 29; Asbury, IA; Owner: Family Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Christian Television Network Of Iowa, Inc.)
  • KFXB (Channel 40; Dubuque, IA; Owner: Christian Television Network Of Iowa, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Galena City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 207  (23.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 177  (19.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 151  (17.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 159  (17.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 308  (34.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 310  (35.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 209  (23.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 146 Farms In Galena City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Galena City, Illinois

Galena State Bank & Trust Co. - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $891.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

U.s. Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $768.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Apple River State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $278.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Galena City, Illinois

  • Dubuque Regional


    (about 14.3 miles in Dubuque, Iowa; Airport Code: DBQ)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 40.9 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)

  • Albertus


    (about 45.0 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Prairie Du Chien Municipal


    (about 54.4 miles in Prairie Du Chien, Wisconsin; Airport Code: PCD)

  • Davenport Municipal


    (about 56.4 miles in Davenport, Iowa; Airport Code: DVN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Galena City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

65.76%

Carpooled

14.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.45%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

12.24%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

7.14%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Galena City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Galena City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 656

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 152

Female householder, no husband present : 98

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 371

Householder not living alone : 196


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Galena City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 76

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 52

All other households : 1,345


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Galena City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 543

Renter-occupied housing units : 113

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 106

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 91

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 339

Renter-occupied housing units : 228


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Galena City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 102

$10,000 to $14,999 : 66

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 63

$25,000 to $29,999 : 122

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 111

$40,000 to $44,999 : 105

$45,000 to $49,999 : 67

$50,000 to $59,999 : 88

$60,000 to $74,999 : 197

$75,000 to $99,999 : 212

$100,000 to $124,999 : 150

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $199,999 : 43

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Galena City, Illinois)

Total : 1,729


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Galena City, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,473

Vacant : 256


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Galena City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Galena City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 54

Built 1990 to 1999 : 237

Built 1980 to 1989 : 9

Built 1970 to 1979 : 181

Built 1960 to 1969 : 79

Built 1950 to 1959 : 70

Built 1940 to 1949 : 32

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,059


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Galena City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,165

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 45

Electricity : 263

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Galena City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 9

$60,000 to $69,999 : 75

$70,000 to $79,999 : 27

$80,000 to $89,999 : 25

$90,000 to $99,999 : 105

$100,000 to $124,999 : 83

$125,000 to $149,999 : 112

$150,000 to $174,999 : 161

$175,000 to $199,999 : 111

$200,000 to $249,999 : 121

$250,000 to $299,999 : 48

$300,000 to $399,999 : 50

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Galena City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 18

Home equity loan only : 65

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 509

Housing units without a mortgage : 343


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Galena City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $198,700

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $171,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $137,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $93,100

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $140,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Galena City, Illinois: 54.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Galena City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 16.46%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 60.76%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 22.78%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Galena City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 7 7 $352,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $352,500
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $269,976
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $269,976
2001        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,076,834
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,076,834
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $254,387
  Two Family 2 4 $259,880
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $122,000
  Five or More Family 2 40 $3,721,000
  Total

8 51 $4,357,267
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $944,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $944,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $717,259
  Two Family 4 8 $596,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 13 $1,313,259
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $281,000
  Two Family 4 8 $600,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 10 $881,000
2006        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,091,755
  Two Family 3 6 $420,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 13 $1,511,755


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Galena City, IL): $36,103
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Galena City): $95,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Galena City): $384
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Galena City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 79.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.5%
Electricity: 12.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Galena City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Galena City, Illinois

Jodaviess County Health Depart


     Address: 9483 Us Rte 20 W. Po Box 318, Galena, Illinois 61036
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/13/1981

Finley Hospital Home Health (the)


     Address: 3385 Hillcrest Road, Dubuque, Iowa 52002
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Mercy Home Care/dubuque


     Address: 250 Mercy Drive, Dubuque, Iowa 52001
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 9/19/1984

Lafayette Cty Nur Agcy


     Address: 729 Clay St Po Box 118, Darlington, Wisconsin 53530
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 4/23/1973

Homeward Bound Home Hlth


     Address: 130 W Elm St, Lancaster, Wisconsin 53813
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/25/1996

Hospitals Close To Galena City, Illinois

Midwest Medical Center


     Address: One Medical Center Drive, Galena, Illinois 61036
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Mercy Medical Center-dubuque


     Address: 250 Mercy Drive, Dubuque, Iowa 52001
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Finley Hospital (the)


     Address: 350 North Grandview, Dubuque, Iowa 52001
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Memorial Hsptl Lafayette Cty


     Address: 800 Clay St Po Box 70, Darlington, Wisconsin 53530
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Southwest Health Center Inc


     Address: 1400 East Side Rd, Platteville, Wisconsin 53818
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Galena City, Illinois

St Dominic Villa


     Address: 2375 Sinsinawa Rd, Hazel Green, Wisconsin 53811
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Southwest Hlth Ctr


     Address: 808 S Washington St, Cuba City, Wisconsin 53807
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Manorcare Health Services


     Address: 901 West Third Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Mercy Medical Center-dubuque


     Address: 250 Mercy Drive, Dubuque, Iowa 52001
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 20
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Finley Hospital (the)


     Address: 350 North Grandview Avenue, Dubuque, Iowa 52001
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 10
     Percent Occupied: 31%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Galena City, Illinois

Name: Quad Cities
Address: 22710 206th Avenue North; Cordova, IL 61242
Distance: 50 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Galena City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 1,270
    Disabled Workers: 120
    Widowers Workers: 165
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 75


(updated 2007)



Jo Daviess County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.85%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.30%
  • Other 0.85%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Galena City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Jo Daviess County, IL

5.69 % of Jo Daviess County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $64,765

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Jo Daviess County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Dubuque County , IA 0.99 % ($139,806 AGI )
  • Stephenson County , IL 0.65 % ($38,115 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.56 % ($72,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Jo Daviess County, IL

5.36 % of Jo Daviess County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,652

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Jo Daviess County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Dubuque County , IA 1.45 % ($29,326 AGI )
  • Stephenson County , IL 0.60 % ($48,250 AGI )
  • Grant County , WI 0.28 % ($32,385 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Galena City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.



















Storms In Galena City, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
08/22/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
07/04/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
         
Hail        
04/13/2006, 07:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/13/2006, 07:21 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/10/2001, 06:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/11/2000, 04:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/11/2000, 03:55 pm 0 0 -- $3K
05/17/2000, 01:05 pm 0 0 $15K $25K
05/11/2000, 07:13 am 0 0 $1K --
05/16/1999, 08:14 pm 0 0 $25K --
05/28/1998, 06:30 pm 0 0 -- $35K
08/03/1997, 07:12 pm 0 0 -- $50K
07/01/1997, 10:53 pm 0 0 -- $14K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/14/2007, 02:25 am 0 0 $2K --
08/14/2007, 02:05 am 0 0 $15K --
08/20/2003, 05:50 pm 0 0 $35K --
08/20/2003, 05:45 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/13/2002, 05:30 pm 0 0 $45K --
04/11/2001, 05:40 pm 0 0 $6K --
09/11/2000, 05:00 pm 0 0 $13K $10K
09/11/2000, 04:20 pm 0 0 $25K $18K
09/11/2000, 04:10 pm 0 0 $7K --
09/11/2000, 04:08 pm 0 0 $9K --
09/11/2000, 04:00 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/31/1998, 01:10 am 0 0 $15K $15K
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Galena City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Galena City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 29 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 204 29 29
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 6 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 174 175 59
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 48 27 32
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,396 786 943
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 29 59
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 29 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 9 9
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8 5 5


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



Jails in Galena City, Illinois


  • Jo Daviess County Jail


    330 N. Bench St., Galena, IL 61036
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 12
    Avg. Population: 25
    Year Built: 1976


(updated 2006)



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