Galax, VA - Best Places To Live

Galax Info Snack

Population
6,981
Median Home Price
$108,300
Median Income
$30,430
Unemployment Rate
8.15%

Galax Highlights

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Galax, VA

Population over time in Galax

YearPopulation% Change
20146,9810.06%
20136,9770.5%
20126,942-0.24%
20116,9590.33%
20106,936-

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Race / Ethnicity in Galax

White
75.6% (5,275)
Hispanic
18.5% (1,290)
Black / African American
4.5% (315)
Two or More races
1.0% (71)
American Indian / Alaska Native
0.2% (15)
Asian
0.2% (15)
Some Other Race
0.0% (0)
Native Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
PopulationGalaxVirginiaUSA
White75.6%63.9%62.8%
Hispanic18.5%8.4%16.9%
Black / African American4.5%18.9%12.2%
Two Or More Races1.0%2.6%2.1%
Asian0.2%5.8%4.9%
American Indian / Alaska Native0.2%0.2%0.7%
Some Other Race0.0%0.2%0.2%
Native Hawaiian0.0%0.1%0.2%

Gender in Galax

Female
52.6% (3,674)
Male
47.4% (3,307)
PopulationGalaxVirginiaUSA
Female52.6%50.9%50.8%
Male47.4%49.1%49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Galax for adults over 25

High School \ GED)
32.5% (1,623)
Some College
29.4% (1,468)
Less Than High School
25.7% (1,286)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (448)
Master's Degree
2.4% (120)
Professional Degree
0.8% (38)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (13)
EducationGalaxVirginiaUSA
High School \ GED32.5%25.0%28.0%
Some College29.4%27.1%29.1%
Less Than High School25.7%12.1%13.7%
Bachelor's Degree9.0%20.7%18.3%
Master's Degree2.4%11.0%7.8%
Professional Degree0.8%2.4%2.0%
Doctorate Degree0.3%1.6%1.3%

Household income for Galax, Virginia

Less than $10,000
13.1% (389)
$15,000 to $19,999
12.9% (384)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (262)
$50,000 to $59,999
8.4% (249)
$20,000 to $24,999
8.1% (240)
$60,000 to $74,999
7.8% (231)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.9% (206)
$25,000 to $29,999
6.2% (183)
$30,000 to $34,999
6.1% (181)
$100,000 to $124,999
5.8% (173)
$45,000 to $49,999
5.8% (171)
$40,000 to $44,999
3.9% (115)
$35,000 to $39,999
2.9% (87)
$125,000 to $149,999
2.1% (62)
$200,000 or More
0.8% (23)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (12)
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