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Gilboa, OH -- U.S. village in Ohio
Population (2000): 170
Housing Units (2000): 78
Land area (2000): 0.149208 sq. miles (0.386448 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.149208 sq. miles (0.386448 sq. km)
FIPS code: 30114
Located within: Ohio (OH), FIPS 39
Location: 41.017329 N, 83.921143 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 45875
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Gilboa, OH

Gilboa is a Hebrew word and the name of several places:

  • Mount Gilboa, a biblical site in Israel, where King Saul's sons were killed by the Philistines, and Saul took his own life ( 1 Samuel 31:4)
  • Gilboa Regional Council
  • Two towns in the United States are named for the mountain:
    • Gilboa, New York
    • Gilboa, Ohio
  • Gilboa Fossil Forest
  • The fictional kingdom of Gilboa, in the American TV series Kings
  • Israeli assault rifle manufacturer.