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Gilford is a town in Belknap County, in the Laconia metro area.
The community was named after 1781 Revolutionary War battle in Guilford, NC
The latitude of Gilford is 43.547N. The longitude is -71.407W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,047 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 6,803.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Gilford demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Belknap County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 03246 ZIP code.
9% of Gilford residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gilford ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gilford was $32,667, compared with $21,587 nationally.
35% of Gilford residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Gilford, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $633. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,161.
Libraries in Gilford include Gilford Public Library ... View libraries
Belknap County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gilford political report.
The average commute time for Gilford workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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