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Galt, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Whiteside
Elevation 640 ft (200 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 61037
Area code(s) 815 & 779
GNIS feature ID 408859

Galt is an unincorporated community in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States. Galt is 3 miles (4.8 km) west of Sterling and has a post office with ZIP code 61037.


The community was named for John Galt, an early landowner.

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