Galatia Saline County, Illinois

Galatia: Town in Saline County, Illinois

About

Galatia is a town located in the county of Saline in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 933 and a population density of 50 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 868 inhabitants.

Galatia Quick Facts

Population : 868 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Saline County
Area : 18.73 km2
Altitude : 1,260 feet / 384 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:41:42 (30th November 2021)
Postal code : 62935
Density : 46 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.49% (2010-2020)
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Location of Galatia on Illinois map.
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Map highlighting Galatia Township Saline County Illinois
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Geography

Galatia is located at 37°50'26"N 88°36'33"W (37.8406000, -88.6092200).

Galatia map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Galatia decreased by 7.49% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 933 - census
2011 931 -0.21% estimation process
2012 931 0% estimation process
2013 927 -0.43% estimation process
2014 916 -1.2% estimation process
2015 917 0.11% estimation process
2016 907 -1.1% estimation process
2017 897 -1.11% estimation process
2018 889 -0.9% estimation process
2019 881 -0.91% estimation process
2020 868 -1.5% estimation process

Galatia zip code is 62935. County name: Saline, County fips: 17165

Galatia, Gallatia

Local Places in Galatia

People born in Galatia (1)

American painter and illustrator John Barber was born in Galatia

Schools in Galatia

College & universities near Galatia, IL

Code Name City ZIP
148937 Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg (IL) 62946

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Galatia, IL

Code Name Address Type
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS

Post offices near Galatia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Galatia Post Office Galatia (IL) 62935

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Galatia , Kansas city in Barton County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 36 people.

Other cities in Saline County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Saline County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Saline 23,182
Harrisburg 8,404 County seat of Saline County, Illinois, United States
Somerset 3,955 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Eldorado 3,837 City in Saline County, Illinois, United States
Buena Vista 1,684 Township in Schuyler County, Illinois
Eagle 1,576 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Carrier Mills 1,527 City in Illinois, United States of America
Raleigh 328 Village in Illinois, United States
Stonefort 260 Township in Saline County, Illinois
Long Branch 235 Township in Saline County, Illinois
Muddy 62 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America