Galesburg, Illinois | Quad Cities Real Estate


Galesburg is located in Knox County, about 50 miles south of the metro Quad Cities area in Illinois. The town's 32,000 residents enjoy 25 parks and recreation areas.

Amtrak provides daily service to and from Chicago and cities west of Galesburg. Galesburg is home to Knox College, a private four-year liberal arts college, and Carl Sandburg College, a two-year community college.


Community Unit School District #205
Galesburg Christian School
Costa Catholic School
Knox College
Carl Sandburg College

Top Employers

BNSF Railroad
Galesburg Public Schools
Galesburg Cottage Hospital
OSF St. Mary's Medical Center
Dick Blick Company