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Information on Galesburg, Knox County

The City of Galesburg is located in the state of Illinois, in Knox County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Galesburg at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Galesburg City HALL, Knox County

Galesburg City Hall's addressGalesburg Galesburg Municipal Building
55 W TOMPKINS STREET

GALESBURG IL 61401
United States
Phone number of Galesburg City Hall+1 309-345-3641
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Galesburg official websiteci.galesburg.il.us
Mayor of GalesburgSalvador Garza
Knox County, Illinois: Vital Records Galesburg vital records
Birth Certificate Order your Illinois birth certificate online

Common questions about Galesburg

What county is Galesburg IL in?

Galesburg, IL is located in Knox County

Where is Galesburg, Illinois ?

Galesburg lies in Knox County, in the western part of Illinois, United States. It is situated approximately 45 miles northwest of Peoria and about 175 miles southwest of Chicago. The city is well-connected via Interstate 74 and serves as a significant hub in the region.

Demography of Galesburg

Name of Galesburg inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population33 706 inhabitants17 / 1 035
Population density in Galesburg1 880,6 pop/sq mi (726,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Galesburg, IL

Where to apply for a passport in Galesburg, IL? There are 2 passport offices in Galesburg, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
GALESBURG POST OFFICE476 E MAIN STREET3093426166
KNOX COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT CLERK GALESBURG IL200 S. CHERRY STREET3093453817

Top 3 most popular banks in Galesburg

There are 8 bank branches in Galesburg.
Midwest Bank is the most popular bank in Galesburg with 2 branch offices, followed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 2 branch offices and then Tompkins State Bank with 2 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Galesburg:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Midwest Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Tompkins State Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Midwest Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Woodforest National Bank1Full Service Retail Office
More info about banks in Galesburg

Galesburg administrative numbers

Galesburg City code1728326
Galesburg City postcode61401

Information on Galesburg, Knox County

Cities twinned with GalesburgCurrently, the town Galesburg isn’t twinned
Namesake of Galesburg
  • Galesburg, Kansas, États-Unis
  • Galesburg, Michigan, États-Unis
  • Galesburg, North Dakota, États-Unis
Natural parksGalesburg isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Galesburg

Russian: ГейлсбергSerbian: ГејлсбургChinese: 盖尔斯堡

Transportation modes in Galesburg

Airport
Galesburg Municipal Airport 3 miles
27.8 miles
Canton Municipal Airport 30.7 miles

Galesburg territory

Galesburg area17,92 sq mi (46,42 km²)
Galesburg altitude771 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 40.9502
Longitude: -90.3766
Latitude: 40° 57' 1'' North
Longitude: 90° 22' 36'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Galesburg close to?

Nearby cities include: East Galesburg, Henderson, Knoxville and Wataga
North HendersonHendersonHenderson
AbingdonNeighbouring townsEast Galesburg
AbingdonEast GalesburgEast Galesburg
East Galesburg 3.4 milesHenderson 5.2 milesKnoxville 5.6 miles
Wataga 7.4 milesAbingdon 10.2 milesNorth Henderson 11 miles
Rio 11.1 milesOneida 11.6 milesAlexis 12.2 miles
Monmouth 14.1 milesMaquon 15.3 milesVictoria 15.8 miles
Altona 15.9 milesSt. Augustine 15.9 milesWoodhull 16.1 miles
Alpha 16.7 milesLondon Mills 17.6 milesWindsor 17.8 miles
Williamsfield 18.8 milesLittle York 19.8 milesAvon 20.2 miles

Distance between Galesburg and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1604 milesHouston : 822 milesPhiladelphia : 804 miles
Phoenix : 1295 milesSan Antonio : 918 milesSan Diego : 1576 miles
Dallas : 665 milesSan Jose : 1697 milesJacksonville : 882 miles
Indianapolis : 237 miles closestSan Francisco : 1751 milesAustin : 844 miles
Columbus : 395 milesFort Worth : 684 milesCharlotte : 654 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Galesburg, IL

Elementary schools in Galesburg

Bright Futures Pre-K Prog

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : PK
Students : 225

Gale School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 358

King School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 356

Nielson Elementary School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 399

Silas Willard Elementary School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 444

Steele School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 365

Middle schools in Galesburg

Churchill Junior High School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 513

Lombard Junior High School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 492

High schools in Galesburg

Galesburg High School

District of GALESBURG CUSD 205
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1297

Alternative schools in Galesburg

RAES East Alt Educational

District of Henderson/Knox/Mercer/Warren Roe
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 21

Raes Rssp

District of Henderson/Knox/Mercer/Warren Roe
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 9

Private schools in Galesburg

Costa Catholic School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 223

Leisure and activities in Galesburg surrounding area

Golf course
Lake Bracken Country ClubSoangetaha Country Club
Bunker Links Municipal GolfGibson Woods Golf Course
to Monmouth 13.3 miles
Monmouth Country Club
to Monmouth 13.6 miles
Windmills Golf Course
to Rio 14.1 miles