Galveston, TX Real Estate
Galveston, Texas is located in Galveston County. Nearby cities and towns include Tiki Island, Bayou Vista, Jamaica Beach, Hitchcock, La Marque, Texas City, Santa Fe, San Leon, Dickinson, Bacliff, League City, Kemah, Hillcrest, Clear Lake Shores, Alvin, Liverpool, Nassau Bay, Webster, Seabrook, El Lago, and Taylor Lake Village. Galveston is a suburban community with a population of 48,797. The median household income is $37,193. In Galveston, 39% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 25% of the households. Half the population of Galveston commutes 15 minutes or less to work, with 58% of residents holding white collar jobs and 42% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Galveston, TX is 37 years, with 29% of those homes owned, 33% rented, and 37% not occupied. In the previous year, 596 Galveston properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Galveston in the previous year was $198,114.