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Welcome to Gallatin ...

The city of Gallatin is located in Daviess County<1> and is the County Seat for Daviess County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gallatin has a population of 1,749 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Gallatin.

Gallatin is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Gallatin lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gallatin is within the boundaries of the (660) area code.

The ZIP code for Gallatin: 64640<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gallatin had an population of 1,749 people. This is a decrease of 2.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.24% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gallatin had a population of 1,786 people (or 21.18% of the total population of Daviess County). This makes Gallatin the county's most populous community.

The population of Gallatin represents 0.03% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 258th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,786 people, the population of Gallatin has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,789 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gallatin.

Adding Gallatin to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gallatin in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gallatin was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Gallatin on a map titled .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gallatin on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Gallatin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Gallatin: This one is located in Daviess County and the other is located in Clay County.

Beyond Missouri, there are 11 communities that are also named Gallatin - they are located in Arkansas, Mississippi, Montana, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Gallatin ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gallatin.

  • Cameron [Clinton County]
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    • Cameron [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Gallatin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,649 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cameron have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cameron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cameron<7>
  • Hamilton [Caldwell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
    • Hamilton [Caldwell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Gallatin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,684 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<7>
  • Jamesport [Daviess County]
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    • Jamesport [Daviess County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Gallatin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 515 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamesport have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamesport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamesport<7>
  • Gilman City [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilman City
    • Gilman City [Harrison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Gallatin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 357 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilman City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilman City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilman City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Breckenridge [Caldwell County]
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      • Breckenridge [Caldwell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Gallatin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 353 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breckenridge
    • Pattonsburg [Daviess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pattonsburg
      • Pattonsburg [Daviess County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Gallatin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 345 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pattonsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pattonsburg<7>
    • Kingston [Caldwell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston
      • Kingston [Caldwell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Gallatin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 332 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Kidder [Caldwell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kidder
      • Kidder [Caldwell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Gallatin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 317 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kidder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kidder<7>
    • Winston [Daviess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winston
      • Winston [Daviess County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Gallatin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 253 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winston
    • Altamont [Daviess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altamont
      • Altamont [Daviess County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Gallatin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altamont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altamont

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gallatin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gallatin.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gallatin. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gallatin.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gallatin. See our Newspapers Page for Gallatin.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gallatin ...

Looking for more information about Gallatin? 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 Gallatin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gallatin.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Daviess County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Daviess, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gallatin.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gallatin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Gallatin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gallatin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gallatin) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gallatin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GallatinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gallatin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9146, Longitude: -93.9613    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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