StatisticEast GalesburgIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)53922891
Median age45.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%44%43%
Speak English98%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Galesburg is 136% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in East Galesburg is 20% higher than Illinois
  • In East Galesburg 98.78% of the population is White
  • In East Galesburg 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In East Galesburg 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare East Galesburg, IL Demographics


      East Galesburg population breakdown by race

      RaceEast GalesburgIllinoisNational
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.41%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.81%5.86%4.75%
      In East Galesburg, 2.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      East Galesburg age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The East Galesburg, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).