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About Galena Township

Galena is a suburb in the Michigan City Metro Area and in the LaPorte County. It has a population of 1,923 and a population density of 69, which is 26% below the national average. It has a median age of 50, which is 10 years above the Michigan City Metro median age and 12 years above the national average.


Galena has a median home value of $308,400, which is 30% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,755 is 57% above the metro average rent and 39% above the national average rent. The average household income in Galena is $65,705 , which is 13% above the Metro average household income and 1% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Galena is 7. Galena also has a crime index 60 that is below the Metro average and below the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Michigan City.


$312,400Median Home Value
$223,325 Michigan City Metro Area
$1,755Median Rent
$1,038 Michigan City Metro Area
7 /10
School Rating
60
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
3 hr 14 mins To Michigan City Metro Area

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Galena Township's population is made up of 70% married, 21% single, 4% divorced and 4% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 48%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 23%. Homeowners make up 95% of the population in Galena Township.

1,784Population
111,675 Michigan City Metro Area
77Population Density
  • 45% Male
  • 55% Female
49 Median Age
40 Michigan City Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Galena Township is $39,007. The Median Household Income is $77,760 and the Galena Township Unemployment Rate is 6%.

$39,007Income Per Capita
$34,999 Michigan City Metro Area
$77,760Median Household Income
$66,659 Michigan City Metro Area
9% Poverty Rate
16% Michigan City Metro Area
6% Unemployment Rate
6% Michigan City Metro Area
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$312,400Median Home Value
$223,325 Michigan City Metro Area
$1,755Median Rent
$1,038 Michigan City Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Michigan City Metro Area

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Renters
5%
Home Owners
95%
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7 /10
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Top Schools in Galena Township

New Prairie United School Corp School District
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605 East Michigan Street, Rolling Prairie, IN, 46371
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New Prairie United School Corp School District
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6434 East 700 North, Rolling Prairie, IN, 46371
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3 hr 14 mins
Michigan City Metro Area
Commute To
Chicago Midway International Airport
1 hr 28 mins
South Bend, IN
33 mins
Albert G Lane Technical College Preparatory High School
1 hr 12 mins
Indiana University South Bend
41 mins
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Galena Township crime index is 60 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Galena Township.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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