Galveston County, Texas state, USA

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Galveston County, Texas, USA

Map of Galveston County
Population
- Total:291.309 (2010)
- Density:768,6/sq mi (297,3/sq km)
Area
- Total:875 sq mi (2.264 sq km)
- Land:379 sq mi (980 sq km)
- Water:496 sq mi (1.284 sq km)
- % water:56,71 %
Latitude:+29.2287059
Longitude:-094.8948647

Basic information about the Galveston County

The Galveston County is located in the state of Texas. This county occupies 875 square miles, with 496 square miles being water areas. There are 291.309 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Galveston County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (72.46%), followed by Black or African American (13.77%) and Some Other Race (7.43%). There are 108.969 households in the county, while 69,51% of them are family households and 30,49% represent non family households. There are 17 cities and towns in Galveston County. The most populated city is League City city and the smallest town or village is Tiki Island village.


Statistical data for the Galveston County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
291,309
White alone
211,08872.46 %
Black or African American alone
40,11213.77 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,7480.60 %
Asian alone
8,6902.98 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1490.05 %
Some Other Race alone
21,6317.43 %
Two or More races
7,8912.71 %

Statistical data for the Galveston County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
291,309
White alone
211,08872.46 %
Black or African American alone
40,11213.77 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,7480.60 %
Asian alone
8,6902.98 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1490.05 %
Some Other Race alone
21,6317.43 %
Two or More races
7,8912.71 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
291,309
Not Hispanic or Latino
226,03977.59 %
Hispanic or Latino
65,27022.41 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
291,309
Not Hispanic or Latino
226,03977.59 %
White alone
172,65276.38 %
Black or African American alone
39,22917.35 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1,0520.47 %
Asian alone
8,5153.77 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1280.06 %
Some Other Race alone
4260.19 %
Two or More races
4,0371.79 %
Hispanic or Latino
65,27022.41 %
White alone
38,43658.89 %
Black or African American alone
8831.35 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
6961.07 %
Asian alone
1750.27 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
210.03 %
Some Other Race alone
21,20532.49 %
Two or More races
3,8545.90 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
37
Male
36
Female
38

Household Type

Total
108,969
Family households
75,74769.51 %
Husband-wife family
55,36773.09 %
Other family
20,38026.91 %
Male householder, no wife present
5,72328.08 %
Female householder, no husband present
14,65771.92 %
Nonfamily households
33,22230.49 %
Householder living alone
26,93181.06 %
Householder not living alone
6,29118.94 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Galveston County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Galveston County

City Alias ZIP Codes
BacliffBacliff77518
DickinsonDickinson77539
DickinsonSan Leon77539
FriendswoodFriendswood77549, 77546
GalvestonGalveston77553, 77552, 77555, 77551, 77550, 77554
GalvestonIsland77550
GalvestonJamaica Beach77550, 77554
GalvestonTiki Island77554
GalvestonU Of T Med Br At Galveston77555
GalvestonVirginia Point77550
GalvestonWest Galveston77554
GilchristCaplen77617
GilchristGilchrist77617
GilchristPort Bolivar77617
High IslandHigh Island77623
HitchcockBayou Vista77563
HitchcockHitchcock77563
KemahClear Lake Shores77565
KemahClear Lk Shrs77565
KemahKemah77565
La MarqueLa Marque77568
League CityLeague City77574, 77573
Port BolivarBolivar77650
Port BolivarCrystal Beach77650
Port BolivarPort Bolivar77650
Santa FeAlta Loma77510
Santa FeArcadia77517
Santa FeSanta Fe77517, 77510
Texas CityTexas City77592, 77591, 77590
Texas CityWest Texas City77591, 77590

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