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The location of Gilman

Welcome to Gilman ...

The city of Gilman is located in Marshall County.

The location of Gilman has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Gilman has a population of 493 people<2> (see below for details).

Gilman is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Gilman lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gilman is located in the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Gilman: 50106<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gilman had a population of 509 people. This makes Gilman the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Gilman represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 447th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 509 people, the population of Gilman decreased 15.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 600 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Gilman had an population of 493 people. This is a decrease of 3.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.83% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gilman.

Communities Also Named Gilman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Gilman - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine (2), Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gilman.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gilman. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gilman. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gilman.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gilman:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gilman ...

Looking for more information about Gilman? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Gilman? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Gilman, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gilman.

Communities near Gilman ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Marshalltown   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Gilman

Newton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Gilman

Located in Jasper County

Grinnell   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Gilman

Located in Poweshiek County

Tama   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Gilman

Located in Tama County

Toledo   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Gilman

Located in Tama County

Baxter   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Gilman

Located in Jasper County

Le Grand   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Gilman

Melbourne   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Gilman

Kellogg   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Gilman

Located in Jasper County

Garwin   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Gilman

Located in Tama County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gilman.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Iowa

About Marshall County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gilman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Marshall County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gilman.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gilman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Gilman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gilman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gilman) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gilman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gilman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gilman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8788, Longitude: -92.7882     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gilman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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