In 2020, Galveston, TX had a population of 50.3k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $51,280. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Galveston, TX grew from 50,241 to 50,307, a 0.131% increase and its median household income grew from $49,319 to $51,280, a 3.98% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Galveston, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.4%), White (Hispanic) (23.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (15.9%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.62%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.77%).
None of the households in Galveston, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
91.7% of the residents in Galveston, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Galveston, TX are The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (1,150 degrees awarded in 2020) and Galveston College (224961) (598 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Galveston, TX was $196,400, and the homeownership rate was 45%.
Most people in Galveston, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Galveston, TX was 2 cars per household.