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 sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galena who work in office and administrative support (22.61%), teaching (13.48%) and management occupations (6.96%).
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 8.53 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.