Galena, Alaska

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Population in 2014: 468 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -30.7%
Males: 257  (54.9%)
Females: 211  (45.1%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99741.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,572 (it was $61,125 in 2000)
Galena:

$61,572
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,407 (it was $22,143 in 2000)

Galena city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $141,181 (it was $75,600 in 2000)
Galena:

$141,181
AK:

$254,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $148,931; Detached houses: $145,823

Median gross rent in 2013: $994.

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  • Races in Galena, AK (2010)

    Galena races chart
    • 29462.6%American Indian alone
    • 13328.3%White alone
    • 296.2%Two or more races
    • 112.3%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Asian alone

Races in Galena detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Galena: 106.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (13.7%), Irish (3.0%), Dutch (2.7%), English (1.3%), Norwegian (1.3%), Portuguese (1.3%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 17.9 square miles.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (very low).

Galena, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Galena:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Galena city:

  • Never married: 41.2%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Alaska:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $975 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (331.9 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2657.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Koyukuk, AK (5.1 miles) , Nulato, AK (6.0 miles ), Ruby, AK (6.4 miles) , Kaltag, AK (7.9 miles ), Huslia, AK (8.2 miles ), Hughes, AK (10.8 miles) , Koyuk, AK (11.2 miles ), Shaktoolik, AK (11.4 miles ).

Latitude: 64.74 N, Longitude: 156.89 W

Area code: 907

Galena household income distribution Galena home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

14.9%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -147 (-17.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (25%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Galena: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Galena, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Galena-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is 441% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 388.6 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 183.3 miles away from Galena center
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 288.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/2000 at 10:24:59, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.2 MS, 6.1 ML, 5.7 MW, Depth: 4.5 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/2002 at 11:27:19, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 276.3 miles away from Galena center
On 5/1/1991 at 07:18:43, a magnitude 6.4 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MB, Depth: 71.0 mi) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Galena topographic map

airports located in Galena:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Galena:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 267 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 331 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 331 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1672 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1675 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1687 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1697 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high schools in Galena:

  • GALENA INTERIOR LEARNING ACADEMY (GILA) (Location: 359 CHALLENGER ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • SIDNEY C. HUNTINGTON JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 299 ANTOSKI AVENUE, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Galena:

  • SIDNEY C. HUNTINGTON ELEMENTARY (Location: 299 ANTOSKI AVENUE, Grades: PK-6)

Library in Galena:

  • CHARLES EVANS COMMUNITY/SCHOOL LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,344; Location: 299 ANTOSKI DRIVE; 10,505 books; 51 audio materials; 859 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Galena: Galena Volunteer Fire Department (A), Galena Public Health Center - Interior Region (B), Galena Air Station Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Creek (A), Kala Slough (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.5%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.4% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  15.3%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households
63 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Alaska average:

10.4

Galena travel time to work - commute Galena mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Galena city (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,14818
Catholic1,45310
Evangelical Protestant1645
Other87-
Orthodox853
None1,651-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

17.19 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

29.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.9%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Galena:

52.8%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Galena:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Galena:

22.5%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.8%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Galena:

6.8
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Galena:

59.2%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Galena:

83.0%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Galena, AK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,981$65,8860$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,690$70,1400$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$7,280$87,3600$0
Streets and Highways 5$15,868$38,0830$0
Water Supply 7$27,801$47,6592$4,855
Electric Power 6$24,998$49,9961$2,898
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 77$427,614$66,6416$9,234
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 88$284,212$38,75645$18,668
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,076
Totals for Government 188$810,444$51,73055$36,731

Galena government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Elementary & Secondary Education: $868,000 ($1854.70)
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $21,989,000 ($46985.04)
    Electric Utilities: $1,752,000 ($3743.59)
    Health Services - Other: $1,266,000 ($2705.13)
    Central Staff Services: $258,000 ($551.28)
    Financial Administration: $184,000 ($393.16)
    Sewerage: $174,000 ($371.79)
    General - Other: $158,000 ($337.61)
    Police Protection: $80,000 ($170.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($168.80)
    Water Utilities: $75,000 ($160.26)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($53.42)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($42.74)
    Libraries: $13,000 ($27.78)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($10.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($10.68)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($36.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $381,000 ($814.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,809,000 ($18822.65)

Galena government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $294,000 ($628.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $185,000 ($395.30)
    Sewerage: $181,000 ($386.75)
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $43,000 ($91.88)
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $31,000 ($66.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,595,000 ($5544.87)
    All Other: $550,000 ($1175.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $42,000 ($89.74)
    Property Sale Other: $25,000 ($53.42)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,163,000 ($4621.79)
    Water Utilities: $978,000 ($2089.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $16,628,000 ($35529.91)
    All Other: $464,000 ($991.45)
    General Support: $43,000 ($91.88)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $151,000 ($322.65)
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000 ($23.50)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.14)

Galena government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $330,000 ($705.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Electric Utilities: $286,000 ($611.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $44,000 ($94.02)

Galena government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,081,000 ($4446.58)

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
Alaska average:

8.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.27% ($31,500 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.20% ($42,760)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
Alaska average:

8.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.59% ($29,587 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.24% ($41,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Galena:

  • KIYU (910 AM; 5 kW; GALENA, AK; Owner: BIG RIVER PULBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNSA (930 AM; 3 kW; UNALAKLEET, AK; Owner: UNALAKLEET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Galena:

  • K04LZ (Channel 4; GALENA, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K10LJ (Channel 10; GALENA, AK; Owner: CITY OF GALENA)

Galena fatal accident list:

Jan 17, 1999 03:05 AM, Campion Road, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Feb 17, 1996 08:55 AM, Campion, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 24, 1993 00:30 AM, Campion, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 28, 1991 87:99 PM, Dump Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 735Total average daily traffic
  • 7Total average daily truck traffic
  • 750Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Galena)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fish & Game Ofc (Lat: 64.738250 Lon: -156.936361), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQH285, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.26540 MHz, 3.23140 MHz, 4.46140 MHz, 4.56140 MHz, 5.19640 MHz, 7.48140 MHzGrant Date: 02/16/1996, Expiration Date: 03/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/20/2001Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 656-1663
  • Police Office (Lat: 64.732139 Lon: -156.934417), Call Sign: KXQ876
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.250 MHz, 155.550 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/2014, Expiration Date: 10/10/2024Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 East Tudor Road, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 269-5764, Fax: (907) 269-5562, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 64.687722 Lon: -156.727194, Call Sign: KB97218, Licensee ID: L00008533
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.250 MHzGrant Date: 08/25/1988, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022Registrant: Big River Public Broadcasting Corp., Po Box 165, Galena, AK 99741-0165
  • 7.1 Mile Easterly (Lat: 64.687722 Lon: -156.727194), Structure height: 62 m, Call Sign: KPG989, Licensee ID: L00008533
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.020 MHzGrant Date: 09/30/1987, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022Registrant: Big River Public Broadcasting Corp., Po Box 165, Galena, AK 99741-0165

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: AA8FY, Licensee ID: L00134397, Grant Date: 09/13/1996, Expiration Date: 01/05/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/17/2001, Registrant: R Justin Huber, Galena, AK 99741-0131
  • Call Sign: KA7DCK, Grant Date: 06/16/1992, Expiration Date: 06/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2004, Registrant: Michael J Rath, Galena, AK 99741
  • Call Sign: AL2J, Previous Call Sign: AA8FY, Licensee ID: L00134397, Grant Date: 02/08/2011, Expiration Date: 04/17/2021, Certifier: R Justin Huber, Registrant: R Justin Huber, Galena, AK 99741
  • Call Sign: KL1EI, Licensee ID: L00399717, Grant Date: 08/06/2011, Expiration Date: 09/13/2021, Certifier: Timothy J Bodony, Registrant: Timothy J Bodony, Galena, AK 99741
  • Call Sign: AE5EX, Previous Call Sign: KD5EKJ, Licensee ID: L01301728, Grant Date: 03/14/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Cancellation Date: 09/30/2008, Certifier: Scott A Betterton, Registrant: Scott A Betterton, Galena, AK 99741
  • Call Sign: AL3H, Previous Call Sign: AE5EX, Licensee ID: L01301728, Grant Date: 03/14/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Certifier: Scott A Betterton, Registrant: Scott A Betterton, Galena, AK 99741


FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Galena)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Galena and their reported violations in the past:

GALENA WATER SYSTEM WTP-1 (Population served: 332, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Other (MAY-10-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2012), St Other (APR-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2012), St Other (APR-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Other (2 times from MAY-02-2011 to JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2012), St Other (APR-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Other (FEB-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2011), St Other (JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2012), St Other (APR-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Other (DEC-03-2008), St Boil Water Order (DEC-05-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-05-2008), St Other (DEC-10-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2011)
  • 17 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-01-2008)
GALENA WTP-2 (Population served: 290, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-25-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2006)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common last names in Galena, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Demoski550.2 years
Evans371.7 years
Henry379.7 years
Nollner375.6 years
Huntington244.5 years
Solomon274.5 years
Thurmond263.5 years
Wholecheese256.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (66%)
  • Wood (34%)

Galena compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.

Galena on our top lists:

  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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