G A L E S B U R G I L L I N O I S . . . P R O U D P A S T
S T R O N G F U T U R E
The Galesburg region is located in the northwest portion of central Illinois
in Knox County, approximately 40 minutes from both Peoria and the Quad
Cities on I-74, a three-hour train ride from downtown Chicago and a two hour
drive from its suburbs. This central location allows residents to access
a variety of these citiesí amenities and attractions with ease.
Galesburg is mid-way between Minneapolis on the north, St. Louis on the
south, Indianapolis on the east and Kansas City on the west. The areaís
300-mile radius encompasses nearly 34 million people, 15% of the nationís
population. It is the largest 300-mile market west of Chicago, and is adjacent
to one of the 15 Top Logistics Centers in the Midwest, the Quad Cities.
TRAVEL TIME BY CAR
TRAVEL TIME BY TRAIN
Driving time assumes a 10-hour drive day, traveling at an average speed of 65 miles per hour, with no stops. For driving directions from your city to Galesburg, IL, please consult: