The Galesburg Micropolitan Statistical Area
, as defined by the United States Census Bureau
, is an area consisting of two counties in west central Illinois
, anchored by the city of Galesburg
As of the 2000 census, the μSA had a population of 74,571 (though a July 1, 2007 estimate placed the population at 69,257).
Places with more than 30,000 inhabitants
Places with 1,000 to 10,000 inhabitants
Places with 500 to 1,000 inhabitants
Places with less than 500 inhabitants
As of the census
of 2000, there were 74,571 people, 29,222 households, and 19,390 families residing within the μSA. The racial makeup of the μSA was 91.30% White
, 5.11% African American
, 0.19% Native American
, 0.60% Asian
, 0.04% Pacific Islander
, 1.45% from other races
, and 1.32% from two or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 3.22% of the population.
The median income for a household in the μSA was $35,816, and the median income for a family was $43,224. Males had a median income of $31,258 versus $21,058 for females. The per capita income for the μSA was $17,466.