Galena, AK

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640 Vital Statistics. 27 Condition Alerts found.

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Galena Profile


Overview

Galena is a tiny city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 467 people and just one neighborhood, Galena is the 53rd largest community in Alaska.

Occupations and Workforce

Galena is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Galena is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galena who work in office and administrative support (20.08%), teaching (15.57%), and management occupations (8.61%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Galena is worth considering.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Galena spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 8.66 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

Galena is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Galena Demographics

The overall education level of Galena citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.31% of adults in Galena have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Galena in 2010 was $29,140, which is middle income relative to Alaska, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,560 for a family of four. However, Galena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Galena is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Galena home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Galena residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Galena include Irish, European, English, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Galena is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Galena 0.101011101001110
Alaska 7.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Galena VIOLENT CRIMES

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Galena 0.101011101001110
Alaska 28.18

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Galena 0.101011101001110
Alaska 8

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

GALENA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Alaska

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Better than of AK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AK Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sidney C. Huntington Elementary School
299 Antoski Avenue
Galena, AK, 99741
PK-06
Galena Interior Learning Academy (gila) School
359 Challenger Road
Galena, AK, 99741
09-12
Sidney C. Huntington Jr/sr High School
299 Antoski Avenue
Galena, AK, 99741
07-12
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) School
2157 Vanhorn Rd
Fairbanks, AK, 99701
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Black
Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.2% 42.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 36.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 6.4%

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YUKON-KOYUKUK SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Alaska

(10 is best)

Better than of AK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AK Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Allakaket School
3 Rd Street Complex
Allakaket, AK, 99720
PK-12
Johnny Oldman School
Moose Loop 4
Hughes, AK, 99745
PK-12
Kaltag School
Main Street
Kaltag, AK, 99748
PK-12
Jimmy Huntington School
Huslia School Blvd
Huslia, AK, 99746
PK-12
Ella B. Vernetti School
100 Main St
Koyukuk, AK, 99754
PK-10
Gladys Dart School
Elliott Hwy 162
Manley Hot Springs, AK, 99756
KG-12
Merreline A Kangas School
1 St & Hilltop
Ruby, AK, 99768
PK-12
Andrew K. Demoski School
123 Front St
Nulato, AK, 99765
PK-12
Raven Correspondence School
4762 Old Airport Way
Fairbanks, AK, 99709
PK-12
Minto School
Laker One St
Minto, AK, 99758
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.9% 42.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 36.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 6.4%

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