Galax city, Virginia

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Galax city, Virginia

Galax city, Virginia
Population
- Total:7.042 (2010)
- Density:782,4/sq mi (320,1/sq km)
Area
- Total:9 sq mi (23 sq km)
- Land:9 sq mi (22 sq km)
- Water:1 sq mi (1 sq km)
- % water:4,35 %
Latitude:+36.6656397
Longitude:-080.9143083

Quick information summary of the Galax city area.

Galax city is located in the state of Virginia. It occupies the area of 9 square miles. 1 square miles are water areas and 9 square miles remain for land areas. Center of the Galax city lies at +36.6656397, -080.9143083 coordinates. According to the 2010 Census, there are 7.042 living in the Galax city. The racial makeup shows these 3 races as the most frequent : White (85.83%), Black or African American (6.23%) and Some Other Race (5.15%). Median age is 40 for the males and 45 for the females.

Statistical data for the Galax city based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
7,042
White alone
6,04485.83 %
Black or African American alone
4396.23 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
70.10 %
Asian alone
370.53 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
80.11 %
Some Other Race alone
3635.15 %
Two or More races
1442.04 %

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Population break-up based on Counties and Subdivisions in the area

Counties Subdivisions
County (whole county) Galax city part within the County Subdivision (whole subdivision) Galax city part within the Subdivision
Galax city 7.042- Galax city part7.042
Galax city 7.042- Galax city part7.042

Statistical data for the Galax city

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
7,042
White alone
6,04485.83 %
Black or African American alone
4396.23 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
70.10 %
Asian alone
370.53 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
80.11 %
Some Other Race alone
3635.15 %
Two or More races
1442.04 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
7,042
Not Hispanic or Latino
6,05385.96 %
Hispanic or Latino
98914.04 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
7,042
Not Hispanic or Latino
6,05385.96 %
White alone
5,50190.88 %
Black or African American alone
4076.72 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
70.12 %
Asian alone
370.61 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
30.05 %
Some Other Race alone
70.12 %
Two or More races
911.50 %
Hispanic or Latino
98914.04 %
White alone
54354.90 %
Black or African American alone
323.24 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
00.00 %
Asian alone
00.00 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
50.51 %
Some Other Race alone
35636.00 %
Two or More races
535.36 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
42
Male
40
Female
45

Household Type

Total
2,922
Family households
1,80161.64 %
Husband-wife family
1,21867.63 %
Other family
58332.37 %
Male householder, no wife present
14024.01 %
Female householder, no husband present
44375.99 %
Nonfamily households
1,12138.36 %
Householder living alone
98587.87 %
Householder not living alone
13612.13 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Galax city - including Historical Features

Distance is calculated from the Galax city center coordinates

Distance limit:

Random list of Geographic Features located within the radius of 3 miles from the Galax city center

Building

  • Life Center of Galax [0.91 mi] [1.47 km]
  • Galax Volunteer Fire Department [0.8 mi] [1.28 km]
  • Galax - Grayson Emergency Medical Services [0.55 mi] [0.89 km]

Cemetery

  • Bishops Chapel Cemetery [1.5 mi] [2.42 km]
  • Galax Cemetery [0.32 mi] [0.51 km]
  • Mount Pisgah Cemetery [1.44 mi] [2.31 km]
  • Leonard Memorial Cemetery [1.45 mi] [2.34 km]
  • Painter Cemetery [1.43 mi] [2.31 km]
  • Felts Memorial Cemetery [1.07 mi] [1.72 km]
  • Mount View Cemetery [1.82 mi] [2.93 km]

Church

  • Union Church [2.3 mi] [3.7 km]
  • West Galax Methodist Church [1.7 mi] [2.73 km]
  • Church of the Good Shepherd [0.81 mi] [1.3 km]
  • Bishops Chapel [1.55 mi] [2.49 km]
  • Calvary Church [0.6 mi] [0.96 km]
  • First Christian Church [0.77 mi] [1.24 km]
  • Mount Pisgah Church [1.44 mi] [2.32 km]
  • Faith Temple [0.39 mi] [0.63 km]
  • Leonard Church [1.44 mi] [2.32 km]
  • Mount View Church [1.79 mi] [2.88 km]

Civil

  • City of Galax [0.62 mi] [0.99 km]

Crossing

  • Dickinson Ferry (historical) [3.89 mi] [6.26 km]

Hospital

  • Twin County Regional Hospital [0.64 mi] [1.04 km]

Locale

  • Twin County Plaza Shopping Center [0.6 mi] [0.96 km]

Park

  • Felts Park [0.69 mi] [1.11 km]

Populated Place

  • West Galax [1.33 mi] [2.14 km]
  • Oldtown [2.55 mi] [4.11 km]
  • Galax [0.62 mi] [0.99 km]
  • Cliffview [1.08 mi] [1.74 km]

School

  • Galax High School [0.98 mi] [1.57 km]
  • Cooperative Center for Exceptional Children [0.94 mi] [1.52 km]
  • Galax Middle School [0.9 mi] [1.45 km]
  • Galax Elementary School [0.77 mi] [1.24 km]
  • Bishop School (historical) [1.94 mi] [3.13 km]
  • Felts Junior High School [0.33 mi] [0.53 km]
  • Oak Hill School (historical) [0.82 mi] [1.32 km]

Stream

  • Town Branch [3.53 mi] [5.68 km]
  • Oglesby Branch [3.49 mi] [5.62 km]

Summit

  • Ward Knob [0.75 mi] [1.21 km]
  • Poplar Knob [3.15 mi] [5.06 km]
  • Enoch Knob [1.4 mi] [2.25 km]
  • Pope Knob [2.18 mi] [3.51 km]

Tower

  • WPRH-FM (Galax) [0.72 mi] [1.16 km]
  • WBOB-AM (Galax) [0.18 mi] [0.28 km]

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