In 2019, Galax city, VA had a population of 6.52k people with a median age of 45 and a median household income of $33,575. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Galax city, VA declined from 6,638 to 6,517, a −1.82% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,938 to $33,575, a 5.13% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Galax city, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.1%), White (Hispanic) (10.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.97%), Black or African American (Hispanic) (2.56%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.38%). 0% of the households in Galax city, VA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.2% of the residents in Galax city, VA are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Galax city, VA was $96,600, and the homeownership rate was 68.1%. Most people in Galax city, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Galax city, VA was 2 cars per household.