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Welcome to Galena ...
When the people of Galena refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Galenian<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Galena has a population of 469 people<2> (see below for details).
The city of Galena is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Galena lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Galena: (907)
The ZIP code for Galena: 99741<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Galena had an population of 469 people. This is a decrease of 0.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.52% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Galena had a population of 470 people.
The population of Galena represents 0.07% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 470 people, the population of Galena decreased 30.37% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 675 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Galena.
Communities Also Named Galena ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Galena - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada (3), New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Galena.
Communities near Galena ...
We have created a list of 3 communities that are near Galena.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Galena. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Galena.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Galena. See our Newspapers Page for Galena.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galena ...
Looking for more information about Galena? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Galena, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Galena.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 07 Apr 2020