Welcome to the official blog of the Town of Gilbert, Arizona. Here you will find the latest town news, stories that celebrate our community and ideas on how to improve Gilbert. The Town of Gilbert is a service organization and we are committed to enhancing the quality of life of our citizens.
The Town of Gilbert, located just southeast of Phoenix, Arizona, was founded in 1891 as a railroad town and was incorporated in 1920. Since then, it has grown to over 72 square miles with a population of more than 220,000 people. In 2012, Gilbert was named the 33rd Best Place to Live in the country by Money Magazine as well as the fastest growing community in Arizona. Gilbert was also rated the 5th safest city in the United States in 2011 by Business Insider and ranked among the “top places to live and learn” by Greatschools.org in 2010.
To learn more about the vibrant community of Gilbert, Arizona, visit http://www.gilbertaz.gov