Also See: Galestown, MD ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Galestown had a population of 126 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Galestown is located at latitude 38.5662 and longitude -75.7149 in Dorchester County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Galestown 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Galestown: Gales Town.
|Total Population||126 (100%)|
|Population in Households||126 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||101 (80.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$51,405|
|Average Household Income||$62,564|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||0%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,305|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||57 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||36 (63.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8 (14.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||13 (22.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$200,000|
|Average Home Value||$220,833|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||2.86|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.29%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.14%|
The table below compares Galestown to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 473||9th|
|Population Density||# 384||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 440||15th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 46||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 449||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 324||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.