Located at 4,754 feet of elevation southwest of Greeley, Gilcrest had a population of 1,034 in 2010. The plain town is situated on US 85, so it offers convenient access to the Denver Metro and northern front range.
There has been a Gilcrest Post Office since 1907. The statutory town was incorporated on March 18th, 1912. It was named after W.K. Gilcrest, who was a prominent banker. It’s part of Weld County.
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