In 2019, Galveston, TX had a population of 50.2k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $49,319. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Galveston, TX grew from 50,039 to 50,241, a 0.404% increase and its median household income grew from $44,902 to $49,319, a 9.84% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Galveston, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (48.5%), White (Hispanic) (27.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.81%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.67%). 0% of the households in Galveston, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 91.1% of the residents in Galveston, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Galveston, TX are The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (1,267 degrees awarded in 2019) and Galveston College (707 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Galveston, TX was $182,800, and the homeownership rate was 43.9%. Most people in Galveston, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Galveston, TX was 2 cars per household.