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Welcome to Gilby ...

The city of Gilby is located in Grand Forks County<1>.

The location of Gilby has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gilby has a population of 232 people<3> (see below for details).

Gilby was established in 1887.

The community of Gilby is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Gilby is within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gilby had an population of 232 people. This is a decrease of 2.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gilby had a population of 237 people. This makes Gilby the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Gilby represents 0.04% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 185th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 237 people, the population of Gilby decreased 2.47% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 243 people).

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

Communities near Gilby ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gilby.

  • Larimore [Grand Forks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Larimore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Larimore
    • Larimore [Grand Forks County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Gilby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,288 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Larimore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Larimore<6>
  • Minto [Walsh County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minto
    • Minto [Walsh County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Gilby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 592 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minto<6>
  • Emerado [Grand Forks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emerado have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerado
    • Emerado [Grand Forks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Gilby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerado
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emerado<6>
  • Manvel [Grand Forks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manvel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manvel
    • Manvel [Grand Forks County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Gilby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 369 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manvel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manvel<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oslo [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oslo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oslo
      • Oslo [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Gilby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oslo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oslo<6>
    • Fordville [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fordville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fordville
      • Fordville [Walsh County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Gilby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 198 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fordville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fordville<6>
    • Forest River [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest River
      • Forest River [Walsh County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Gilby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest River<6>
    • Pisek [Walsh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pisek
      • Pisek [Walsh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Gilby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 105 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pisek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pisek<6>
    • Ardoch [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ardoch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ardoch
      • Ardoch [Walsh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Gilby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 78 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardoch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ardoch<6>
    • Niagara [Grand Forks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niagara
      • Niagara [Grand Forks County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Gilby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 51 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niagara
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Niagara<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gilby. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gilby.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gilby. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gilby.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gilby. See our Newspapers Page for Gilby.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gilby ...

Looking for more information about Gilby? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gilby, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gilby.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Dakota

About Grand Forks County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grand Forks County: www.grandforkscountygov.com/

The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Dakota's counties, including Grand Forks, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gilby.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gilby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Gilby) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gilby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0839, Longitude: -97.4687       In this case, the coordinates for Gilby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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