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Household income NAT. AVG.
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IndexGalena ParkTexasNational
Income per capita$17,550$27,828$29,829
Median household income$47,849$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,824$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,145$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$30,340$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$18,306$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate6.8%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level27.5%16.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Galena Park is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Galena Park is 14% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Galena Park is 45% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Galena Park is 82% higher than the national average

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      $31,896 $47,849 $95,698
      $36,481 $54,727 $109,454
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Galena Park median earnings by income bracket

      Galena Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.2%23.2%
      Manufacturing sector23.9%23.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services16.2%16.2%
      Public administration2.0%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.9%11.9%
      Education, health & social services4.6%4.6%

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      Southside Place, TX1,515$250,001351.9%
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      Taylor Lake Village, TX3,685$130,735136.3%
      Shoreacres, TX1,551$118,021113.3%
      Galena Park, TX10,848$47,84913.5%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Heath, OH10,847$51,5246.9%
      Shiloh, PA10,850$64,33616.3%
      Vermillion, SD10,852$43,75020.9%
      Sturgis, MI10,853$42,66822.9%
      Farmersville, CA10,842$44,28619.9%
      Galena Park, TX10,848$47,84913.5%
      Source: The Galena Park, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).