Galesburg, Michigan

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Population in 2014: 2,039 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.6%
 
Males: 979  (48.1%)
Females: 1,060  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Michigan median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 49053.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $35,929 (it was $34,663 in 2000)
Galesburg:

$35,929
MI:

$51,084

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $19,695 (it was $16,785 in 2000)

Galesburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $76,362 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
Galesburg:

$76,362
MI:

$137,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $176,181; Detached houses: $182,919; Townhouses or other attached units: $195,156; In 2-unit structures: $147,361; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $165,725; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $84,016; Mobile homes: $36,461

Median gross rent in 2015: $620.

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  • Races in Galesburg, MI (2010)

    Galesburg races chart
    • 1,85592.3%White alone
    • 492.4%Black alone
    • 492.4%Hispanic
    • 402.0%Two or more races
    • 90.4%American Indian alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone

Races in Galesburg detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Galesburg: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.5%), German (18.3%), American (13.8%), Dutch (9.4%), Irish (6.0%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 830 feet

Land area: 1.39 square miles.

Population density: 1,466 people per square mile   (low).

Galesburg,MI real estate house value index trend

Galesburg, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Galesburg:

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Galesburg city:

  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 38.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 20.7%

13 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Michigan:

6.3%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Galesburg, Michigan as of May 26, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Galesburg to the number of sex offenders is 101 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Galesburg city:  1.5% ($977)
Michigan:  1.3% ($1,461)
Galesburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kalamazoo, MI (8.5 miles , pop. 77,145).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (85.1 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (120.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Greater Galesburg, MI (0.8 miles ), Augusta, MI (2.2 miles ), Comstock Northwest, MI (2.3 miles ), Climax, MI (2.3 miles ), Richland, MI (2.5 miles ), Eastwood, MI (2.6 miles ), South Gull Lake, MI (2.6 miles ), Parchment, MI (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $85,300
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $160,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.29 N, Longitude: 85.42 W

Area code: 269

Galesburg household income distribution Galesburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Galesburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2011 2014 2015
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000150
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.049.8245.90.0
Robberies 0010010
per 100,000 0.00.050.10.00.049.20.0
Assaults 0101013
per 100,000 0.049.70.050.30.049.2146.6
Burglaries 97612181423
per 100,000 450.5348.1300.8603.6896.9688.61,124.1
Theft 34263037213730
per 100,000 1,701.71,292.91,503.81,861.21,046.31,820.01,466.3
Auto thefts 1402130
per 100,000 50.1198.90.0100.649.8147.60.0
Arson 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.1) 107.8106.1100.2134.8148.5354.2166.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Galesburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Michigan average:

1.78
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Michigan:

4.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +113 (+6.0%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Galesburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Galesburg, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Galesburg-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Galesburg city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 tornado 22.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 44 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Galesburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 295.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 224.2 miles away from Galesburg center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 264.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 132.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 272.6 miles away from Galesburg center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 293.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kalamazoo County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Galesburg topographic map

Birthplace of: William Rufus Shafter - Army Medal of Honor recipient.

Hospitals and medical centers in Galesburg:

  • ARBORIDGE CARE CENTER (1080 N 35TH ST)
  • LAURELS OF GALESBURG (THE) (1080 N 35TH ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Galesburg:

  • FOUNDATION FOR BEHAVIORAL RESOURCES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; AUGUSTA, MI)
  • FMC - GULL ROAD (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • ALLIANCE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • BORGESS GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • BATTLE CREEK VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 7 miles away; BATTLE CREEK, MI)
  • FMC - KALAMAZOO EAST (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • BORGESS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)

Amtrak stations near Galesburg:

  • 9 miles: KALAMAZOO (459 N. BURDICK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.
  • 13 miles: BATTLE CREEK (104 CAPITAL AVE. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Galesburg:

  • Western Michigan University (about 11 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; Full-time enrollment: 20,840)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 13 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 4,078)
  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 15 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 7,369)
  • Davenport University (about 40 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 45 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Calvin College (about 46 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 49 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)

Public high schools in Galesburg:

Public elementary/middle school in Galesburg:

See full list of schools located in Galesburg

Library in Galesburg:

  • GALESBURG MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $78,844; Location: 188 EAST MICHIGAN AVENUE; 26,426 books; 641 audio materials; 999 video materials; 25 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Galesburg: Galesburgh Memorial Library (A), Galesburgh Memorial Museum (B), Galesburg City Hall (C), Galesburg - Charleston Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Galesburg: Congregational United Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Shafter Cemetery (1), Galesburg Old Cemetery (2), Oak Grove Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Galesburg: Congregational United Church of Christ Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Kalamazoo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 28.1%
(26.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for Black residents, 20.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.5% for other race residents, 75.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.9%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
28 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
88 people in nursing homes in 2000
21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Galesburg, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Galesburg (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Galesburg Branch at 84 West Michigan Avenue, branch established on 1939/12/04. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Michigan average:

10.9

Galesburg travel time to work - commute Galesburg mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Galesburg city (based on Kalamazoo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant37,002118
Mainline Protestant24,15560
Catholic23,8769
Other6,30628
Black Protestant4,14010
Orthodox2751
None154,577-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 41
Kalamazoo County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Kalamazoo County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Kalamazoo County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Here:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kalamazoo County:

27.9%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.5%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Galesburg:

50.6%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.6%
Michigan:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Michigan:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Galesburg:

20.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Michigan:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.5%
Michigan:

34.2%

General health condition:
Galesburg:

58.5%
Michigan:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Galesburg, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,003$36,0361$596
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$2,076
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,543$45,2584$2,693
Streets and Highways 2$3,503$21,0180$0
Sewerage 1$2,206$26,4720$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$382
Water Supply 1$1,563$18,7561$669
Local Libraries 0$0 2$1,809
Totals for Government 7$17,818$30,54517$8,225

Galesburg government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $147,000 ($72.09)
    Police Protection: $132,000 ($64.74)
    General - Other: $131,000 ($64.25)
    Sewerage: $88,000 ($43.16)
    Water Utilities: $77,000 ($37.76)
    Libraries: $69,000 ($33.84)
    Fire Protection: $41,000 ($20.11)
    Central Staff Services: $28,000 ($13.73)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($12.26)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($10.30)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $17,000 ($8.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($2.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($2.94)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $52,000 ($25.50)
    General: $38,000 ($18.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $32,000 ($15.69)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.49)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $306,000 ($150.07)

Galesburg government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $99,000 ($48.55)
    All Other: $45,000 ($22.07)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($3.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($6.87)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $83,000 ($40.71)
    Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($14.22)
    Special Assessments: $7,000 ($3.43)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $165,000 ($80.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $218,000 ($106.92)
    Highways: $110,000 ($53.95)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.49)
  • Tax - Property: $213,000 ($104.46)

Galesburg government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $143,000 ($70.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $110,000 ($53.95)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $33,000 ($16.18)

Galesburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,093,000 ($536.05)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

6.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,430 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Van Buren County, MI  0.59% ($41,607 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, MI  0.49% ($45,195)
from Allegan County, MI  0.42% ($30,121)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,195 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($256 average AGI)
Kalamazoo County:

0.06%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Van Buren County, MI  0.49% ($39,795 average AGI)
to Kent County, MI  0.40% ($36,874)
to Calhoun County, MI  0.36% ($31,221)

Strongest AM radio stations in Galesburg:

  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; daytime; 4 kW; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WRCC (1400 AM; 1 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Galesburg:

  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W258AH (99.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W262AF (100.3 FM; PARCHMENT, MI; Owner: FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WBXX (95.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WZUU (92.3 FM; ALLEGAN, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKDS (89.9 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: BD OF EDUC SCHOOL DISTR OF CITY)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; OTSEGO, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKN (104.9 FM; MARSHALL, MI; Owner: CASPTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W223AE (92.5 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Galesburg:

  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WOBC-CA (Channel 20; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • W21BS (Channel 21; HOUGHTON LAKE, MI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WSYM-TV (Channel 47; LANSING, MI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOKZ-CA (Channel 50; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Galesburg fatal accident list:

Jun 13, 1986 08:20 AM, 96, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Galesburg)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • COMSTOCK FIRE EAST, 8700 E Michigan (Lat: 42.287722 Lon: -85.459556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 49 m, Call Sign: KNGJ746
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.355 MHz, 154.430 MHz, 153.845 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2014, Expiration Date: 04/05/2024, Certifier: Walter L CulverRegistrant: Roe Comm Inc, 1400 Ramona Ave, Portage, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045, Fax: (269) 327-1045, Email:
  • 10000 Shadowlane Ave (Lat: 42.282278 Lon: -85.433889), Call Sign: WNMM613
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.000 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/1998, Expiration Date: 08/29/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2003Registrant: Constal Senior Housing, 10000 Shadowlane Ave, Galesburg, MI 49053, Phone: (616) 665-5111
  • 13100 E Michigan Ave (Lat: 42.274500 Lon: -85.374444), Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPBQ963
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.290 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/1998, Expiration Date: 02/10/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2003Registrant: Eaton Corporation, 13100 E Michigan Ave, Galesburg, MI 49053, Phone: (616) 342-3000
  • Lat: 42.287500 Lon: -85.438611, Call Sign: WPZA379
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.012 MHz, 457.012 MHz, 463.725 MHz, 468.725 MHzGrant Date: 12/13/2013, Expiration Date: 12/12/2023, Certifier: Eugene A BradleyRegistrant: Roe-Comm Inc, 1400 Ramona Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045, Fax: (269) 327-8784
  • 10280 Miller Drive (Lat: 42.275278 Lon: -85.428333), Call Sign: WQBJ655
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz... (+21 more)Grant Date: 10/21/2004, Expiration Date: 10/21/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2014, Certifier: Beth CotnerRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Lat: 42.279778 Lon: -85.373056, Call Sign: WQCH419
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1200 MHz, 72.2000 MHz, 72.2800 MHz, 72.3600 MHzGrant Date: 02/27/2015, Expiration Date: 03/03/2025, Certifier: Milo HolroydRegistrant: Primex Wireless Inc, 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 42.288611 Lon: -85.418056, Call Sign: WQDZ631
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.275 MHzGrant Date: 12/07/2005, Expiration Date: 12/07/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/06/2016, Certifier: Carl NewtonRegistrant: Roe-Comm, Inc., 1400 Ramona Avenue, Portage, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 327-1045, Fax: (269) 327-8784

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Galesburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2221C , Serial Number: 30521, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 08/18/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): Cts Communications Corp, 13800 E Michigan Ave, Galesburg, MI 49053
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23788 , Serial Number: R172E-0092, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Rockne C Kraiger, 4196 N 35th St, Galesburg, MI 49053
  • Aircraft: BELL 47G (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6V-335 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 472GD , Serial Number: 988, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 05/15/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Gary M Dunn, 4216 N 37th St, Galesburg, MI 49053
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 58470 , Serial Number: 18262084, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Rockne Kraiger, 4196 N 35th St, Galesburg, MI 49053
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 690C (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331-5&6SER (776 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 63DU , Serial Number: 11601, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Flying Tiger LLC, 13800 E Michigan Ave, Galesburg, MI 49053
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200A (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77220 , Serial Number: 11682, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Andrew L Cotyk, 10520 E Mn Ave, Galesburg, MI 49053
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 89145 , Serial Number: 8153, Airworthiness Date: 11/07/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Gary M Dunn, 4216 N 37th St, Galesburg, MI 49053

Drinking water stations with addresses in Galesburg and their reported violations in the past:

GALESBURG (Population served: 2,377, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
CHARLESTON TOWNSHIP (Address: 1499 S 38TH ST , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Galesburg that have no violations reported:

  • HICKORY RIDGE GOLF COURSE (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 11

Incident types - Galesburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Galesburg, MI

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • No fuel used (7%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Galesburg, MI

  • Ford: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
  • Subway: 1

Galesburg compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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