Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Galena, KS

Galena is a city in Cherokee County, Kansas, United States. The city was named after the lead ore galena found here in 1877. The city was part of the tri state mining area and had over 30,000 inhabitants. After the closing the mines in the 1970s population decreased. The population was 3,287 at the 2000 census. Galena is the eastern end of the segment of U.S. Route 66 that passes through Kansas. The Jayhawk Ordnance Works northwest of Galena, built during World War II, was a large ordnance plant producing ammonium nitrate. After the war it was privatized by its operator Kenneth Aldred Spencer and at one point was the world's largest producer of ammonium nitrate fertilizer in the world. It would form the basis for the Spencer Chemical Company's fortune which would eventually be funneled ... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Cherokee County5,924 Population (as of 2000)
Kansas State5,454 Population (current)
68.9 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.4 Square Miles of Water$44,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$30,609 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
89 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$6,918,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,019 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$29,203,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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2 Galena, KS Jobs Found

Requisition ID 27023BR Job Title Billing Processor Division 4393: AWS - Galena Location 20203: Galena-1715 E Front St City Galena State KS Position...
Republic Services - KS - Galena - posted 1 day ago
Requisition ID 26687BR Job Title CDL Driver/Class B/Residential Driver Division 4393: AWS - Galena Location 20203: Galena-1715 E Front St City Gale...
Republic Services - KS - Galena - posted 17 days ago

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