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43,857
Job Openings
4.8%
Unemployment Rate
$51,830
Median Base Salary
11k
Population

Galena Park has the 2422nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Galena Park is part of the Houston metro area. Unemployment in the Houston area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Houston has the 5th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Galena Park is below average at $51,830, and the median cost of a home in Galena Park is $67,500, which is below the national average. 5% of workers in Galena Park hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 61% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Galena Park. 78% of Galena Park workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Galena Park spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.