Galt, California is located in the heart of San Joaquin Valley on Highway 99 and only 25 miles from the state capital of Sacramento. Just eight miles from Interstate 5, the major north/south transportation route in California, the City of Galt is home to Spaans Cookie Co., Cardinal Glass, Building Materials Distributors, Air Products, Consolidated Fabricators, Herburger Publications, Carsons Coatings, California Waste Recovery Systems, and many other companies that are able to attract employees from two major metro areas – Sacramento and Stockton.
The City boasts an excellent school system, low crime rate (click here for Galt crime statistics), premier parks and recreation programs, and well planned and affordable residential neighborhoods. The City has recently completed several major infrastructure projects including the wastewater treatment plant upgrade, new deep well and treatment plant, and the new Central Galt Interchange. Several other major projects are in design or under construction including the Twin Cities Interchange Roundabouts and Widening, Live Oak Lift Station and Force Main, and Central Galt Complete Streets project. The City has also been undertaking significant rehabilitation efforts of its historic district including façade improvements, Galt Place mixed use project and the historic Brewster building renovation. Old Town Galt is fast becoming a gathering place for the community with the addition of two new restaurants and planned entertainment complex. The City has ample vacant land ready for retail, office and light manufacturing development and is eager to assist companies who want to relocate to Galt. The City’s 300+ acre business park has over 50 acres of vacant land available for immediate development. There are many retail opportunities in Galt including 40+ prime acres on Highway 99 adjacent to the new Central Galt Interchange. Additional vacant land is also available on Twin Cites Road near the planned Wal-Mart. Galt is a thriving community with an exciting future. We invite you to join us as we work to make Galt an even more attractive place to live, work, and play.