Mount Gilead, North Carolina

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Mount Gilead, North Carolina
Downtown, Mount Gilead
Downtown, Mount Gilead
Motto(s): 
"Surrounded by nature - forests, lakes, rivers...Embedded with culture, history..."
Location of Mount Gilead, North Carolina
Location of Mount Gilead, North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°12′57″N 80°0′19″W / 35.21583°N 80.00528°W / 35.21583; -80.00528Coordinates: 35°12′57″N 80°0′19″W / 35.21583°N 80.00528°W / 35.21583; -80.00528
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyMontgomery
Government
 • MayorJoseph "Chip" Miller, Jr.
 • Town ManagerMatthew Christian
Area
 • Total3.3 sq mi (8.5 km2)
 • Land3.3 sq mi (8.5 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
427 ft (130 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,181
 • Estimate 
(2016)
1,171
 • Density360/sq mi (140/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
27306
Area code(s)910
FIPS code37-44900[1]
GNIS feature ID1013735[2]
Websitewww.mtgileadnc.com

Mount Gilead is a town in Montgomery County, in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,181 at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.