Galena, OH

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Galena Profile


Overview

Galena is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 698 people and just one neighborhood, Galena is the 635th largest community in Ohio. Galena has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Galena, where the median household income is $82,321.00.

Galena real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Galena house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Galena is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.23% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Galena is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galena who work in office and administrative support (16.32%), sales jobs (15.03%), and management occupations (8.81%).

Also of interest is that Galena has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.07% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Galena is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Galena really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Galena perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Galena is a small village, 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 education level of Galena citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.35% of adults in Galena have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Galena in 2010 was $30,006, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,024 for a family of four. However, Galena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Galena include English, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Galena 0.101011101001110
Ohio 25.88

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Galena 0.101011101001110
Ohio 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

BIG WALNUT LOCAL


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District Quality Compared to Ohio

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Better than of OH 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)

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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 OH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Harrison Street Elementary School
70 Harrison St
Sunbury, OH, 43074
PK-04
Big Walnut Intermediate School
105 Baughman St
Sunbury, OH, 43074
05-06
General Rosecrans Elementary School
301 S. Miller Drive
Sunbury, OH, 43074
KG-05
Hylen Souders Elementary School
4121 Miller Paul Rd
Galena, OH, 43021
PK-04
Big Walnut Elementary School
940 S Old 3c Rd
Sunbury, OH, 43074
KG-04
Big Walnut Middle School
105 Baughman St
Sunbury, OH, 43074
06-08
Big Walnut High School
555 S Old 3c Rd
Sunbury, OH, 43074
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.5% 44.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.3% 40.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 4.7%

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JOHNSTOWN-MONROE LOCAL


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH 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 OH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Willis C Adams Middle School
80 W Maple St
Johnstown, OH, 43031
06-08
Searfoss Elementary School
85 W Douglas St
Johnstown, OH, 43031
04-05
Oregon Elementary School
125 N Oregon St
Johnstown, OH, 43031
01-03
Johnstown High School
401 S Oregon St
Johnstown, OH, 43031
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.0% 44.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.2% 40.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 4.7%

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