Gallaway, TN Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 666. Estimated population in 2021: 712 (+6.9% change)
Males: 308 (46.2%), Females: 358 (53.8%)

Fayette County

Zip code: 38036

Median resident age: 38.1 years
Median household income: $15,192
Median house value: $52,500

Races in Gallaway:

  • Black (59.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (39.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (5.4%), Irish (2.1%), German (1.7%), English (1.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Elevation: 285 feet

Land area: 3.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Gallaway

  • High school or higher: 38.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gallaway city

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 9.0%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -90 (-11.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Gallaway:

  • LAKESIDE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM (about 16 miles; MEMPHIS, TN)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL TIPTON (about 17 miles; COVINGTON, TN)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-COLLIERVILLE (about 19 miles; COLLIERVILLE, TN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Gallaway:

  • MILLINGTON MUNI (about 18 miles; MILLINGTON, TN; Abbreviation: NQA)
  • MEMPHIS INTL (about 32 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Abbreviation: MEM)
  • MC KELLAR-SIPES REGIONAL (about 53 miles; JACKSON, TN; Abbreviation: MKL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Gallaway:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gallaway:

  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MACON CAMPUS (about 20 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,979)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS (about 27 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 15,831)
  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-UNION CAMPUS (about 27 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,979)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 27 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,019)
  • NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 55 miles; SENATOBIA, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,842)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 59 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,534)
  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 62 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,144)

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