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Galesburg Fast Facts
Galesburg Population:32,195
Knox County Population:51,648
Elevation:765 ft.
Temperature:Avg High - Winter: 22°
Avg High - Summer: 78°
Annual Precipitation:36.8 inches
Annual Snowfall:14.6 inches
Galesburg Retail Sales:8.5%
Hotel/Motel Tax:13.0%
Current Weather via The Weather Channel®
Utilities
   • Electric Supplier - Ameren IP - www.ameren.com
   • Natural Gas Supplier - Ameren IP - www.ameren.com
   • Water Supplier - City of Galesburg - www.ci.galesburg.il.us
   • Sewage Treatment - Galesburg Sanitary District - www.gbgsd.org
   • Solid Waste Disposal - Waste Management - www.wm.com
   • Knox County Landfill - 309.375.6795
Long Distance Carriers
   • AT&T, Sprint, MCI, CenturyLink
Galesburg has four local and regional points of presence.
Newspaper & Radio
Newspapers - Local and Region
   • The Register-Mail: Daily, Monday-Saturday, Sunday (Galesburg), 309.343.7181, www.galesburg.com
   • Knox County Neighbors: Weekly, Wednesday (Galesburg), 309.344.3800, www.galesburg.com
   • The Review-Atlas: Daily, Monday-Saturday (Monmouth), 309.734.3176
   • The Peoria Journal Star: Daily, Monday-Saturday, Sunday (Peoria)
   • The Quad City Times: Daily, Monday-Saturday, Sunday (Davenport, IA)
Radio Stations - Galesburg and Monmouth
   • FM - WAAG-95, WLSR, WVKC, WMOI, WKAY
   • AM - WGIL-1400, WAIK-1590
Television/Cable
Comcast provides cable television service to the community that includes CBS, NBC, ABC and PBS affiliates from both the Quad Cities and Peoria, independent stations including WGN (Chicago) and TBS (Atlanta), a local government/education channel, and the usual range of premium channels and cable services. For complete channel listings, visit Comcast at
www.comcast.com
Relocation Information

Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce
185 S. Kellogg Street
P.O. Box 749
Galesburg, Illinois 61401
Phone: 309.343.1194
Fax: 309.343.1195
General e-mail: chamber@galesburg.org
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