Real Estate Market Update for Galesburg, IL
Map Information for Galesburg, IL
Area Information for Galesburg, IL
  • Population: 32,631
  • Median Age: 39.13 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 10.96 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8.5%
  • Population Density: 1,838/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -3.77%
  • Closest Airport: Quad City International
  • Closest College: Knox College
  • Closest Jr. College: Carl Sandburg College
  • Median Household Income: $34,607
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 11.57%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.52 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $65,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Chicago Fire
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 8%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Galesburg, IL
Median Age: 39.13 Married: 30% Number of Households: 12,758 Households with Children: 3,240
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Galesburg, IL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Churchill Junior High School 0.6 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Steele School 0.9 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Cooke School 0.9 mi Public K-5 1 5
      Galesburg High School 1.1 mi Public 9-12 2 2
      Galesburg Area Voc Ctr 1.1 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Silas Willard Elementary School 1.1 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Galesburg Alternative School/phoenix Program 1.3 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Knox County Academy 1.3 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Gale School 1.4 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Bright Futures Pre K Prog 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Lombard Junior High School 1.5 mi Public 6-8 2-5 2
      Nielson Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5 2 2
      King School 1.9 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Galesburg Christian School 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Costa Catholic School 2.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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