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Demographics

People

Total Population721
Male Share of the Population51.6%
Female Share of the Population48.4%
Senior Citizens15.4%
Employed Population 16+405
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married54.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher26.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,179
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,028
% Above Poverty Level88.8%
% Below Poverty Level11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.3%
Median Gross Rent$538
Median House Value$188,200

Ancestry

English17.9%
Irish12.8%
German11%
Canadian10.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.7%
French Except Basque8.5%
Scottish6%
Italian5.4%
Polish5%
Swedish4.4%
Portuguese2.2%
Hungarian1.2%
Austrian0.8%
Lebanese0.8%
Arab0.8%
Finnish0.7%
Dutch0.6%
West Indian0.4%
Jamaican0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Czech0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
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Gilsum Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cheshire County
Standard Zip Codes3448
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.05
Approximate Longitude-72.26

Gilsum Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationSURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance4.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationBELLOWS FALLS
Distance11.1 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip40.2 inches
StationPETERBORO 2 S
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip44.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Langdon865$87,679
Marlow688$65,938
Nelson516$83,750
Stoddard1,136$83,542
Sullivan725$65,938
Surry869$83,295

Gilsum Public Libraries

Gilsum Public Library
650 ROUTE 10
Gilsum, New Hampshire
(603) 357-0320

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Gilsum Public Schools

Gilsum Elementary School
640 Route 10
ZIP: 3448
(603) 352-2226
Primary
Total Enrollment 40
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