In 2018, Galveston County, TX had a population of 338k people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $73,840. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Galveston County, TX grew from 335,036 to 337,890, a 0.852% increase and its median household income grew from $70,494 to $73,840, a 4.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Galveston County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (56.7%), White (Hispanic) (21.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.25%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.02%). N/A% of the people in Galveston County, TX speak a non-English language, and 93.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Galveston County, TX are The University of Texas Medical Branch (1,189 degrees awarded in 2017), College of the Mainland (708 degrees), and Galveston College (559 degrees).
The median property value in Galveston County, TX is $202,300, and the homeownership rate is 68%. Most people in Galveston County, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Galveston County, TX is 2 cars per household.