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Income/capita 4%
Household income 56%
Unemployment 12%
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IndexGalenaOhioNational
Income per capita$30,907$27,800$29,829
Median household income$86,250$50,674$55,322
Median income owner occupied$94,375$65,077$70,586
Median income renter occupied$67,344$28,832$35,192
Median earnings male$46,591$36,579$36,919
Median earnings female$26,250$24,862$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level8.9%15.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Galena is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Galena is 56% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Galena is 12% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Galena is 41% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $57,494$86,250$172,500
      City
      $33,779$50,674$101,348
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Galena median earnings by income bracket

      Galena employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.9%4.4%
      Manufacturing sector11.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.8%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services17.0%14.8%
      Public administration4.8%2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services12.8%35.7%
      Other23.4%33.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      New Albany, OH9,384$191,375245.9%
      Powell, OH12,436$132,917140.3%
      Dublin, OH43,874$125,540126.9%
      Riverlea, OH583$109,68898.3%
      Hilliard, OH33,108$92,72767.6%
      Galena, OH719$86,25055.9%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Teec Nos Pos, AZ719$31,50043.1%
      Blythe, GA719$39,21929.1%
      Dalzell, IL719$55,7810.8%
      Stewardson, IL719$48,51612.3%
      Iron Station, NC719$51,8186.3%
      Galena, OH719$86,25055.9%
      Source: The Galena, OH employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).