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The Town of Galestown had a population of 137 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Galestown is located at latitude 38.5626 and longitude -75.7158 in Dorchester County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Galestown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Dorchester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Town of Galestown (GNIS ID: 2390198) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Galestown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Galestown: Gales Town.
|Population in Households||137|
|Population in Familes||111|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.85|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||57 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||40 (70.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8 (14.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||9 (15.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$220,455|
|Average Home Value||$213,462|
|Median Household Income||$50,000|
|Average Household Income||$58,362|
|Per Capita Income||$23,696|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.74%|
The table below compares Galestown to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 468||10th|
|Population Density1||# 368||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 341||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 436||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 417||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.