Galien, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 536 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.6%
 
Males: 260  (48.6%)
Females: 276  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  33.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 49113.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,506 (it was $35,250 in 2000)
Galien:

$46,506
MI:

$52,492

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,850 (it was $15,739 in 2000)

Galien village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $94,963 (it was $70,500 in 2000)
Galien:

$94,963
MI:

$147,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $194,327; Detached houses: $200,204; Townhouses or other attached units: $154,119; In 2-unit structures: $174,413; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,324; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $360,456; Mobile homes: $57,902

Median gross rent in 2016: $747.

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  • Races in Galien, MI (2010)

    Galien races chart
    • 52194.9%White alone
    • 101.8%Hispanic
    • 61.1%Black alone
    • 61.1%Two or more races
    • 50.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Galien: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.2%), Irish (20.5%), Italian (11.4%), Polish (5.0%), English (3.7%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 679 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 1,202 people per square mile   (low).

Galien,MI real estate house value index trend

Galien, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Galien:

  • High school or higher: 85.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Galien village:

  • Never married: 37.6%
  • Now married: 37.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 19.6%

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Michigan:

6.4%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Galien, Michigan as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Galien to the number of sex offenders is 44 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,297 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,147 (1.3%)

Galien satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Bend, IN (15.5 miles , pop. 107,789).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (60.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New Troy, MI (2.4 miles ), Three Oaks, MI (2.4 miles ), Hudson Lake, IN (2.6 miles ), New Carlisle, IN (2.6 miles ), Buchanan, MI (2.7 miles ), Shorewood-Tower Hills-Harbert, MI (2.9 miles ), Bridgman, MI (3.2 miles ), Baroda, MI (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $82,500
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $94,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.80 N, Longitude: 86.50 W

Area code: 269

Galien household income distribution Galien home values distribution

Crime rates in Galien (2009):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 279.7)

Crime rates in Galien (2016):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 236.5)

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Galien, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Galien-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.8 miles away from the Galien village center killed 36 people and injured 321 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 29.5 miles away from the village center killed 31 people and injured 252 people.

Earthquake activity:

Galien-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 243.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 218.8 miles away from Galien center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 141.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 283.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 272.6 miles away from Galien center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 276.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Berrien County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Galien topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Galien:

  • HAMILTON GROVE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NEW CARLISLE, IN)
  • MILLER'S MERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEW CARLISLE, IN)
  • REHAB INSTITUTE AT TRI-STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BUCHANAN, MI)
  • AWS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SOUTH BEND, IN)
  • FMC - NEPHROLOGY - BLACKTHORN (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SOUTH BEND, IN)
  • JORDANS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BRIDGMAN, MI)
  • RIVERIDGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NILES, MI)

Amtrak stations near Galien:

  • 13 miles: NEW BUFFALO (WHITAKER & RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 13 miles: NILES (598 DEY ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for taxi service.
  • 14 miles: SOUTH BEND (2702 W. WASHINGTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Galien:

  • 11 miles: Donald C. Cook 1 and 2 in Bridgman, MI.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Galien:

  • Andrews University (about 14 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,103)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 16 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 18 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 5,563)
  • Lake Michigan College (about 22 miles; Benton Harbor, MI; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 26 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)
  • Valparaiso University (about 37 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 47 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)

Library in Galien:

  • GALIEN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $95,739; Location: 302 NORTH CLEVELAND AVENUE; 34,371 books; 400 audio materials; 934 video materials; 49 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Galien: Galien Station (A), Galien Public Library (B), Galien Township Fire Department (C), Galien Township Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Galien include: Saint Peters Evangelical Church (A), Galien United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Germinder and Ward Graves (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Berrien County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 97.0. This is worse than average.

City:

97.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.02. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.02
U.S.:

6.40

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.5%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
Michigan average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Galien village (based on Berrien County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,679141
Catholic17,23111
Mainline Protestant10,53852
Black Protestant6,43721
Other4,72720
Orthodox1001
None83,101-
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: 41
Berrien County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
Berrien County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Berrien County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 155
Here:

9.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Berrien County:

29.1%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Galien:

46.1%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.7%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.4%
Michigan:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.5%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Galien:

77.5%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Galien, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$991
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,447
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$156
Streets and Highways 2$1,254$7,5240$0
Sewerage 2$2,446$14,6760$0
Other and Unallocable 2$2,570$15,4200$0
Totals for Government 6$6,270$12,54011$2,594

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $89,000 ($166.04)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($93.28)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($39.18)
    Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($26.12)
    General Public Buildings: $12,000 ($22.39)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($18.66)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($13.06)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($5.60)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($3.73)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $40,000 ($74.63)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($1.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $100,000 ($186.57)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $55,000 ($102.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($72.76)
    Rents: $18,000 ($33.58)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($7.46)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($1.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $65,000 ($121.27)
    Highways: $50,000 ($93.28)
  • Tax - Property: $70,000 ($130.60)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.73)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $783,000 ($1460.82)

4.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,318 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.67%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($267 average AGI)
Berrien County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Joseph County, IN  0.40% ($33,983 average AGI)
from Van Buren County, MI  0.36% ($25,888)
from Cass County, MI  0.35% ($26,766)


5.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,138 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($320 average AGI)
Berrien County:

0.07%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Joseph County, IN  0.44% ($30,228 average AGI)
to Van Buren County, MI  0.39% ($25,451)
to Cass County, MI  0.34% ($30,761)

Strongest AM radio stations in Galien:

  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WHFB (1060 AM; 5 kW; BENTON HARBOR-ST. JO, MI; Owner: WHFB B/CST ASSOCIATES LTD PARTNERSHP)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIMS (1420 AM; 5 kW; MICHIGAN CITY, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)

Strongest FM radio stations in Galien:

  • WWLV (102.3 FM; NEW CARLISLE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WAUS (90.7 FM; BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI; Owner: ANDREWS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WYTZ (97.5 FM; BRIDGMAN, MI; Owner: WSJM INC)
  • WSMK (99.1 FM; BUCHANAN, MI; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WUBU (106.3 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: PARTNERSHIP RADIO, LLC)
  • WHFB-FM (99.9 FM; BENTON HARBOR, MI; Owner: WHFB BROADCAST ASSOCIATES L P)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: ELKHART COMMUNITY SCHOOLS CORP.)
  • WIRX (107.1 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MI; Owner: WSJM, INC.)
  • WAOR (95.3 FM; NILES, MI; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: PLYMOUTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCNF (94.9 FM; BENTON HARBOR, MI; Owner: WSJM, INC.)
  • WSND-FM (88.9 FM; NOTRE DAME, IN; Owner: VOICE OF THE FIGHTING IRISH, INC.)
  • WRBR-FM (103.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: HICKS BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WETL (91.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: SOUTH BEND COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORP.)
  • WUBS (89.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: INTERFAITH CHRISTIAN UNION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Galien:

  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYGN-LP (Channel 12; BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS TELEVISION)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W18CF (Channel 18; ELKHART, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Galien fatal accident list:

Oct 1, 1995 10:40 AM, Cleveland, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 4, 1983 02:24 AM, 12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 945Total average daily traffic
  • 1,705Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Galien)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 1-093743, 628 Galien Buchanan Road (Lat: 41.811417 Lon: -86.467889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQNA528
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 11/23/2010, Expiration Date: 11/23/2020, Certifier: Anton KapelaRegistrant: Ab Servies LLC, 228 Park Av South, New York, NY 10003, Phone: (646) 770-1471, Email:
  • Galien, 628 Galien-Buchanan Road (Bowker #093743) (Lat: 41.811417 Lon: -86.467889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 81.1 m, Call Sign: WQPB546
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 19520.0 MHz, 19640.0 MHz, 19320.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+17 more)Grant Date: 03/28/2012, Expiration Date: 03/28/2022, Certifier: Cameron GrahamRegistrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, N.W., Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB8QPV, Grant Date: 12/21/1993, Expiration Date: 12/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2005, Registrant: Orson J Chapel, 17570 Batten Rd, Galien, MI 49113
  • Call Sign: KC8UXR, Licensee ID: L00583611, Grant Date: 07/24/2012, Expiration Date: 10/18/2022, Certifier: Roy G Smith, Registrant: Roy G Smith, 18880 Rickerman, Galien, MI 49113
  • Call Sign: KD8ANI, Licensee ID: L00938978, Grant Date: 10/17/2014, Expiration Date: 11/10/2024, Certifier: Gregory A Briney, Registrant: Gregory A Briney, 16746 N Cleveland Ave, Galien, MI 49113-9771

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR C125 SERIES (125 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 757RA , Serial Number: 15279933, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 07/30/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Kenny R Coy, 4429 Olive Branch Rd, Galien, MI 49113

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$79,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0115.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Galien, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1872.5 years
William1870.2 years
John1377.1 years
Mary1171.4 years
Charles971.9 years
Fred883.3 years
Walter776.7 years
Henry672.3 years
Martha677.3 years
Albert675.2 years
Most common last names in Galien, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Payne879.4 years
Roberts772.3 years
Renbarger775.8 years
Strefling679.0 years
Foster680.0 years
Hinman674.5 years
Smith676.6 years
Walls576.6 years
Carroll583.6 years
Olmstead583.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Galien compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 4 other airmen in this city.
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