Galena Jo Daviess County, Illinois

Galena: County seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Location of Galena on Illinois map.

About

Galena is a city located in the county of Jo Daviess in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,429 and a population density of 300 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 3,158 inhabitants.

The city was created 195 years ago in 1825.

Geography

Galena is located at 42°25'0"N 90°25'44"W (42.4166700, -90.4290200).

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Galena Illinois skyline

Weather

Galena forecast: Sunny, with a high near 83. more

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Galena Quick Facts

Population : 3,158 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Jo Daviess County
Postal code : 61036
Phone Area Codes : 815
Area : 11.43 km2
Named for : galena
Altitude : 633 feet / 193 meters
Capital city : Galena is capital of Jo Daviess County
Establishment : January 01, 1826 (195 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:45:24 (4th August 2021)
Density : 276 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -8.58% (2010-2019)
Weather : 83℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Galena decreased by 8.58% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1850 6,004 -
2010 3,429 -75.09% census
2011 3,405 -0.7% estimation process
2012 3,385 -0.59% estimation process
2013 3,353 -0.95% estimation process
2014 3,334 -0.57% estimation process
2015 3,288 -1.4% estimation process
2016 3,252 -1.11% estimation process
2017 3,207 -1.4% estimation process
2018 3,177 -0.94% estimation process
2019 3,158 -0.6% estimation process

Galena zip code is 61036. County name: Jo Daviess, County fips: 17085

Galena, Galina, La Pointe, garina, ghalyna, gyalena, jlyna aylynwy, Галина, جلینا، ایلینوی, غالينا, گلینا، الینوائے, ग्यालेना, ガリーナ

Schools

College & universities near Galena

Code Name City ZIP
153074 Capri College-Dubuque Dubuque (IA) 52004-0873

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Galena

Code Name Address Type
DVP Davenport, Iowa 304 West River Drive BUS
RKI Rock Island, IL 3500 5th Avenue BUS
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS
MSN Madison, Wisconsin 800 Langdon St. BUS
SMD Madison (South), Wisconsin Hwy 51 & East Broadway Ave. BUS

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Jo Daviess County

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

City Name Population Title
Stockton 1,712 City in Illinois
East Dubuque 1,569 City in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States
Warren 1,304 Village in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States
Guilford 1,143 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Hanover 768 Village in Illinois, United States
Elizabeth 722 Settlement in Illinois
Woodbine 551 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Scales Mound 356 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Apple River 343 Township in Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Pleasant Valley 248 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Menominee 240 Village in Illinois, United States
Council Hill 134 Township in Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Nora 116 Village in Illinois, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Galena distances to largest Illinois cities

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