Galion, OH

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Living in Galion

Galion is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 9,982 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Galion is the 171st largest community in Ohio.

Galion is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Galion is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Galion who work in sales jobs (8.96%), management occupations (8.96%), and office and administrative support (8.81%).

Galion is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Galion are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.57% of adults in Galion have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Galion in 2018 was $21,293, which is low income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,172 for a family of four.

The people who call Galion home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Galion residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Galion include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Galion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.