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Welcome to Galena Park ...

The city of Galena Park is located in Harris County.

The location of Galena Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Galena Park has a population of 10,931 people<2> (see below for details).

Galena Park is near sea level<3>.

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

Area Codes for Galena Park: (281)<4>, (713) and (832)

The ZIP code for Galena Park: 77547<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Galena Park had a population of 10,887 people. This makes Galena Park the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Galena Park represents 0.04% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 206th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,887 people, the population of Galena Park increased 2.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 10,592 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Galena Park had an population of 10,931 people. This is an increase of 0.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.2% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Galena Park.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Galena Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Galena Park. 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 Galena Park.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galena Park ...

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

Communities near Galena Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Houston   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the West (W) of Galena Park

Pasadena   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Galena Park

Pearland   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Galena Park

Located in Brazoria County

League City   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Galena Park

Located in Galveston County

Baytown   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Galena Park

Friendswood   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Galena Park

Located in Galveston County

La Porte   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Galena Park

Deer Park   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Galena Park

Bellaire   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Galena Park

Humble   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Galena Park

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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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 Galena Park.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Galena Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Of the area codes for Galena Park, area code (281, 832) is an overlay.

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<5>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 Galena Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Galena Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Galena Park) 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 Galena Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Galena Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Galena Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.7450, Longitude: -95.2334     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Galena Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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