Galena, AK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 255 housing units in Galena. This represents a 10.8% decline from 286 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 255 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Galena is about 62.3%. Galena's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.7%. Average household size is 2.87 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Galena were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type13.30%
One Bedroom14.10%
Two Bedrooms43.50%
Three Bedrooms23.50%
Four Bedrooms4.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$75,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$17,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$525

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan1.70%
Simple Mortgage22.90%
Debt Free75.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs11.8%