Galax (city) ( Virginia )

County of Galax (city) information are available about the following places, ordered by kind:

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Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Galax (city) compared with those of the Virginia state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 6,682

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 6,837

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -155 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -2.3%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 8.23

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 854.60

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 447

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 6.7%

Virginia 6.7%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,556

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 23.3%

Virginia 23.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,352

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 20.2%

Virginia 11.6%

USA 12.4%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 52.2%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 52.2%

Virginia 50.8%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 47.8%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 47.8%

Virginia 49.2%

USA 49.3%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 1,789

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 15 minutes.

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,040

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 90.4%

Virginia 73.3%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 512

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 7.7%

Virginia 19.9%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 33

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 0.5%

Virginia 0.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 47

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 0.7%

Virginia 4.8%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 1

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 0.0%

Virginia 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 49

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 0.7%

Virginia 1.6%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 932

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 13.9%

Virginia 6.3%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,169

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 77.4%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Galax (city) 77.4%

Virginia 67.7%

USA 66.4%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) More population data

Births 2004 = 83

Deaths 2004 = 86

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 1

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 53.5%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Galax (city) 53.5%

Virginia 52.2%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 8.6%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Galax (city) 8.6%

Virginia 8.1%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 11.0%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Galax (city) 11.0%

Virginia 11.1%

USA 17.9%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 0

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 0

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 3,282

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 65

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 2.0%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Galax (city) 2.0%

Virginia 11.2%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 66.2%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Galax (city) 66.2%

Virginia 68.1%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 70,300

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 21%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Galax (city) 21%

Virginia 22%

USA 26%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 2,950

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.27

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 17,447

Median household income 2004 = $ 30,136

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 17.0%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Galax (city) 17.0%

Virginia 9.5%

USA 12.7%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 60.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Galax (city) 60.4%

Virginia 81.5%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 11.1%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Galax (city) 11.1%

Virginia 29.5%

USA 24.4%

County of Galax (city) (Virginia) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 3,082

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 181

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.9%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Galax (city) 5.9%

Virginia 3.0%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 0

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 0

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 0

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 0

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 358

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 6,239

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -22.2%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Galax (city) -22.2%

Virginia 5.4%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 566

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 14,882

Total number of firms 2002 = 824

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 24.9%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 328,280

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 0

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 142,854

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 21,475

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 11

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 1,701

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 0

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 74,958

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 11,260