Galveston, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Galveston, Texas Info Snack

Population
50,307
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
18.7%
Median Home
$196,400
Median Income
$51,280
Median Rent
$1,024

Galveston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Galveston, TX Crime Report

2,021
Total Crimes
3,982.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
69.74%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Galveston
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,021 3,982.2 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 327 644.3 446.5 387.8
Murder 6 11.8 6.6 6.5
Robbery 65 128.1 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 176 346.8 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 1,694 3,337.9 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 225 443.3 370.7 314.2
Larceny 1,217 2,398.0 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 252 496.5 287.0 246.0

Galveston, TX Cost Of Living

93
Galveston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Galveston Texas National Average
Overall 93 94 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 93 89 100
Health 97 95 100
Housing 85 83 100
Transportation 94 89 100
Utilities 111 101 100

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Rankings for Galveston in Texas

Map Of Galveston, TX

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Population over time in Galveston

Year Population % Change
2020 50,307 0.5%
2019 50,039 0.7%
2018 49,706 0.5%
2017 49,443 1.0%
2016 48,971 0.9%
2015 48,513 0.7%
2014 48,178 -0.4%
2013 48,352 -1.8%
2012 49,238 -1.5%
2011 49,990 -

Race / Ethnicity in Galveston

White
49.4% (24,860)
African American
15.9% (7,991)
American Indian
0.3% (137)
Asian
2.8% (1,395)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.1% (32)
Two Or More
1.5% (730)
Hispanic
30.1% (15,161)
Race Galveston TX USA
White 49.4% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 15.9% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.8% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 30.1% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Galveston

Female
49.9% (25,109)
Male
50.1% (25,197)
Gender Galveston TX USA
Female 49.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Galveston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (3,018)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,024)
High School / GED
24.0% (12,073)
Some College
23.0% (11,570)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,024)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (9,558)
Master's Degree
6.0% (3,018)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,509)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,509)
Education Galveston TX USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Galveston, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.2% (515,064)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (317,855)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (551,954)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (490,703)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (581,188)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (869,346)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (506,480)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.5% (577,011)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (362,633)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (258,460)
Income Galveston TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.5% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 7.8% 8.3%

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