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Gilby, North Dakota
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Location of Gilby, North Dakota
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Grand Forks
Metro Greater Grand Forks
Founded 1887
Area
 • Total 0.18 sq mi (0.46 km2)
 • Land 0.18 sq mi (0.46 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
883 ft (269 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 237
 • Density 1,310.73/sq mi (506.04/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
58235
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code 38-30180
GNIS feature ID 1029123

Gilby is a city in Grand Forks County, North Dakota, United States. It is part of the "Grand Forks, ND-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area" or "Greater Grand Forks". The population was 243 at the 2020 census. Gilby was founded in 1887.

Geography

Gilby is located at 48°5′1″N 97°28′3″W / 48.08361°N 97.46750°W / 48.08361; -97.46750 (48.083724, -97.467493).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 281
1970 268 −4.6%
1980 283 5.6%
1990 262 −7.4%
2000 243 −7.3%
2010 237 −2.5%
2020 243 2.5%
U.S. Decennial Census
2020 Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 237 people, 98 households, and 68 families living in the city. The population density was 1,394.1 inhabitants per square mile (538.3/km2). There were 110 housing units at an average density of 647.1 per square mile (249.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 94.5% White, 1.7% from other races, and 3.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.6% of the population.

There were 98 households, of which 34.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.1% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.6% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.93.

The median age in the city was 40.1 years. 25.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.8% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29.9% were from 25 to 44; 29.5% were from 45 to 64; and 8.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.2% male and 49.8% female.

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