Galena Cherokee County, Kansas

Galena: City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States

Galena locator map
Location of Galena on Kansas map.

About

Galena is a city located in the county of Cherokee in the U.S. state of Kansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,085 and a population density of 258 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 2,858 inhabitants.

Geography

Galena is located at 37°4'33"N 94°38'23"W (37.0759000, -94.6396700).

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Downtown Galena
Downtown Galena image

Galena map

Galena Quick Facts

Population : 2,858 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
County : Cherokee County
Postal code : 66739
Phone Area Codes : 620
Area : 11.98 km2
Named for : galena
Altitude : 902 feet / 275 meters
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 23:12:10 (27th July 2021)
Density : 239 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -7.94% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Galena decreased by 7.94% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,085 - census
2011 3,076 -0.29% estimation process
2012 3,048 -0.92% estimation process
2013 3,002 -1.53% estimation process
2014 2,980 -0.74% estimation process
2015 2,944 -1.22% estimation process
2016 2,903 -1.41% estimation process
2017 2,886 -0.59% estimation process
2018 2,872 -0.49% estimation process
2019 2,858 -0.49% estimation process

Galena zip code is 66739. County name: Cherokee, County fips: 20021

Galena, Galina, Leedsville, ghalyna, glyna kanzas, Галина, غالينا, گلینا، کانزاس

People born in Galena (7)

People born in Galena, including politician James C. Corman, baseball player Bill Windle, baseball player George Grantham, you can see a list of people who born in Galena.

  • Henry Shenk (American football coach (1906-1989))
  • Jake LaTurner (American politician)
  • Wendell Jones (American painter)
  • Herbert A. Derfelt (professor of education)

Schools

College & universities near Galena

Code Name City ZIP
490601 Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences-Joplin Joplin (MO) 64804-1598

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Cherokee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County , KS.

City Name Population Title
Baxter Springs 3,948 City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America
Columbus 3,052 City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States
Riverton 929
Lowell 652 Census-designated place in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States
Weir 636 City in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States
Scammon 444 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America
Sherman 217 Human settlement in Kansas, United States
West Mineral 171 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America
Roseland 67 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Galena distances to largest Kansas cities

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