Guildford is the capital of the historic county of Surrey in England and now both central administrative center for the region of South East England and the seat of the Borough of Guildford.Im 2001 Guildford had 66,773 inhabitants. As the place is in a very sandy area, Guildford so sandy ford (English ford = ford) in the river Wey is likely after a "golden", has been named, is said to have existed at the time of the Anglo-Saxons.