Gilford Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gilford, NH

General Gilford Information

State: New Hampshire

County: Belknap County

Close cities: Winnisquam, NH, Alton Bay, NH, Meredith, NH, Wolfeboro Falls, NH, Gilmanton Iron Works, NH, Belmont, NH, Mirror Lake, NH, Rumney, NH, Laconia, NH, Suncook, NH, Alton, NH

Gilford Population (census data)
Total 7,397 (+8.6% since 2000)
Male 3,543 (47.9%)
Female 3,854 (52.1%)

Population Density: 190 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 94.4 (US Avg is 100)

Gilford Elevation: 741 feet above sea level

Land Area: 39.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $61,727

Zip Codes: 03249, and 03247.

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Gilford Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (21.0%)
  • Irish (16.8%)
  • French (13.5%)
  • Italian (11.8%)
  • French Canadian (10.8%)
  • German (10.0%)
Foriegn Born: 157 people (2.1%)
  • Europe (71.4%)
  • Asia (28.6%)

Local Gilford Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of New Hampshire, Dartmouth College

Gilford School Information

High Schools
Gilford High School (88 Alvah Wilson Road, Gilford, NH, 03249 - Gilford School District District)
Middle Schools
Gilford Middle School (72 Alvah Wilson Road, Gilford, NH, 03249 - Gilford School District District)
Elementary Schools
Gilford Elementary School (76 Belknap Mt Road, Gilford, NH, 03249 - Gilford School District District)

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