In 2017, Galesburg, IL had a population of 51.4k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $41,972. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Galesburg, IL declined from 51,752 to 51,374, a -0.73% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,605 to $41,972, a 3.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Galesburg, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.42%), White (Hispanic) (2.81%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.64%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.3%). N/A% of the people in Galesburg, IL speak a non-English language, and 98% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Galesburg, IL is $81,700, and the homeownership rate is 66.1%. Most people in Galesburg, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Galesburg, IL is 2 cars per household.