Galva Henry County, Illinois

Galva: City in Illinois, USA

About

Galva is a city located in the county of Henry in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,589 and a population density of 905 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,449 inhabitants.

Galva Quick Facts

Population : 2,449 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Henry County
Postal code : 61434
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 2.86 km2
Altitude : 840 feet / 256 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:03:01 (17th May 2022)
Density : 856 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.72% (2010-2020)
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Location of Galva on Illinois map.
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Geography

Galva is located at 41°10'3"N 90°2'33"W (41.1675400, -90.0426100).

Galva map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Galva decreased by 5.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,589 - census
2011 2,572 -0.66% estimation process
2012 2,566 -0.23% estimation process
2013 2,547 -0.75% estimation process
2014 2,538 -0.35% estimation process
2015 2,526 -0.48% estimation process
2016 2,517 -0.36% estimation process
2017 2,499 -0.72% estimation process
2018 2,490 -0.36% estimation process
2019 2,480 -0.4% estimation process
2020 2,449 -1.27% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 71,513
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 68,679
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 73,168
April 1, 2010 Population : 68,747
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.0%
People over 65 (%) : 15.8%
Female persons, % : 52.2%
White only, percent : 72.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 5.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 8.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 32.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 50.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,682
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 14.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.2%

Galva zip code is 61434. County name: Henry, County fips: 17073

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $390,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,144
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $545
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,326
2015-2019 Households : 24,542
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.79
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 163,831
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 754,857
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 305,611
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,221,123
2012 total retail sales per capita : $31,768
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $74,839
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $36,630
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 6,730
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,234
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,478
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,231
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,126
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 591
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,728
2010 population per square mile : 1,903.0
2010 land area in square miles : 36.13
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $192,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,841
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $676
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,664
2015-2019 Households : 23,277
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.59
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 36.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 15.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 69,193
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,027,956
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 67,025
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,345,405
2012 total retail sales per capita : $24,461
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $62,973
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,110
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 6,854
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,319
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,904
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,091
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,548
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 296
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,307
2010 population per square mile : 4,464.7
2010 land area in square miles : 11.85
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 81.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $325,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,892
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $753
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,029
2015-2019 Households : 10,066
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 1.93
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 45,758
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 219,030
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 186,378
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,049
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $61,395
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $46,684
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,041
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,076
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 527
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 168
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,672
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 370
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,506
2010 population per square mile : 1,108.9
2010 land area in square miles : 15.01
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $128,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,068
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $338
2015-2019 median gross rent : $684
2015-2019 Households : 2,714
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 74.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 23.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 33,319
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 61,646
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 787,934
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 293,326
2012 total retail sales per capita : $41,934
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,460
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,911
Percentage of people living in poverty : 24.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 748
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 368
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 242
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 35
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 598
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 36
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 594
2010 population per square mile : 1,569.8
2010 land area in square miles : 4.39
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 68.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $66,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $896
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $443
2015-2019 median gross rent : $634
2015-2019 Households : 13,958
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.35
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 59,504
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 468,271
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 589,457
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 251,014
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,271
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $37,893
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,213
Percentage of people living in poverty : 25.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,644
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,343
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 867
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 190
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,329
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 307
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,212
2010 population per square mile : 3,436.0
2010 land area in square miles : 10.17
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 91.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $387,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,254
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $799
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,238
2015-2019 Households : 4,156
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.48
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 98.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 71.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 1.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,926
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,711
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 25,024
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,414
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $127,419
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $67,301
Percentage of people living in poverty : 1.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,243
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 699
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 456
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 81
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,146
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 199
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,028
2010 population per square mile : 2,567.0
2010 land area in square miles : 4.00

People born in Galva (3)

People born in Galva, including political cartoonist Rollin Kirby, politician George Helgesen Fitch, Benjamin Freelon Pitezel, .

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Schools in Galva

College & universities near Galva, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143613 Carl Sandburg College Galesburg (IL) 61401

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Galva, IL

Code Name Address Type
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS
PCT Princeton 107 Bicentennial Dr. RAIL
RKI Rock Island, IL 3500 5th Avenue BUS

Post offices near Galva

Post Office Name City ZIP
Galva Post Office Galva (IL) 61434

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Galva , Kansas human settlement in McPherson County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 887 people.
  • Galva , Iowa City in Ida County, Iowa, United States with a population of 424 people.

Other cities in Henry County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Henry County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Kewanee 12,174 City in Henry County, Illinois, United States
Geneseo 6,505 Township in Henry County, Illinois
Colona 5,049 City in Henry County, Illinois, United States
Green Rock 2,970 City in Illinois, United States of America
Dayton 2,258 Census-designated place in Illinois, USA
Cambridge 2,051 Village in Henry County, Illinois, United States
Orion 1,776 Village in Henry County, Illinois, United States
Annawan 1,056 Township in Henry County, Illinois
Atkinson 955 Town in Illinois, United States
Woodhull 771 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Alpha 626 City in Illinois, United States of America
Andover 565 Village in Illinois, USA
Osco 437 Township in Henry County, Illinois
Hooppole 189 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Cleveland 178 Village in Henry County, Illinois, United States
Bishop Hill 121 Village in Illinois, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Galva distances to largest Illinois cities