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Welcome to Galewood ...

Galewood is located in Kent County.

The area code for Galewood: (616)

Communities near Galewood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Galewood and not the distance if you drove it.<1>.

Community   2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance
Coopersville   [Map]   4,321   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
East Grand Rapids   [Map]   11,637   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Grandville   [Map]   16,002   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hudsonville   [Map]   7,285   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kentwood   [Map]   51,689   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rockford   [Map]   6,229   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Galewood.

Communities Also Named Galewood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Galewood - they are located in Delaware, Illinois and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Galewood.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Galewood. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Galewood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Galewood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Galewood:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galewood ...

Looking for more information about Galewood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Galewood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Galewood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Galewood.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Galewood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Galewood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Kent County: www.accesskent.com/

The official website for State of Michigan: www.michigan.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Galewood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Galewood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Galewood. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Galewood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Galewood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9312, Longitude: -85.6937     [Map].

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Galewood.

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Galewood.