In 2017, Galveston, TX had a population of 49.7k people with a median age of 38.5 and a median household income of $42,486. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Galveston, TX grew from 49,443 to 49,706, a 0.532% increase and its median household income grew from $42,216 to $42,486, a 0.64% increase.
The population of Galveston, TX is 45.9% White Alone, 28.7% Hispanic or Latino, and 20% Black or African American Alone. 27.1% of the people in Galveston, TX speak a non-English language, and 90.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Galveston, TX is $163,300, and the homeownership rate is 42.6%. Most people in Galveston, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Galveston, TX is 2 cars per household.