In 2021, Galveston County, TX had a population of 347k people with a median age of 37.9 and a median household income of $79,328. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Galveston County, TX grew from 337,600 to 347,084, a 2.81% increase and its median household income grew from $74,633 to $79,328, a 6.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Galveston County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (56%), White (Hispanic) (16.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12%), Two+ (Hispanic) (6.37%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.4%).
None of the households in Galveston County, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.9% of the residents in Galveston County, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Galveston County, TX are College of the Mainland (1,297 degrees awarded in 2021), The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (1,235 degrees), and Galveston College (224961) (660 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Galveston County, TX was $229,300, and the homeownership rate was 67.9%.
Most people in Galveston County, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Galveston County, TX was 2 cars per household.