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Welcome to Galesville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Galesville has a population of 1,594 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Galesville.
Galesville is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Galesville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Galesville had an population of 1,594 people. This is an increase of 7.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Galesville had a population of 1,481 people (or 5.14% of the total population of Trempealeau County). This makes Galesville the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Galesville represents 0.03% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 589th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,481 people, the population of Galesville increased 3.78% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,427 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Galesville.
Communities Also Named Galesville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Galesville - they are located in Illinois, Maryland and Oregon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Galesville.
Communities near Galesville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Galesville.
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 Galesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Galesville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Galesville. 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 Galesville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Galesville. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Galesville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Galesville ...
Looking for more information about Galesville? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Galesville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Galesville.
Adding Galesville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Galesville 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 Galesville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Galesville on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Galesville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Galesville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Trempealeau County: www.tremplocounty.com/
The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022