Gilbert has made a rapid transformation from an agriculture-based community to an economically diverse suburban center located in the southeast valley of the Greater Phoenix area.
Thriving in business and leisure activities, access to a nationally ranked public school district, and with over 300 days of sunshine per year, Gilbert has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Live in the United States by CNN/Money Magazine.
Gilbert offers several shopping venues from unique boutiques in our Heritage District to the SanTan Village Shopping Center. At SanTan Village, you can find everything from Macys, Dillards, Apple, and Coach to Sephora and Barnes & Noble, along with many delicious dining options to satisfy everyone’s taste.
GILBERT, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- The Town of Gilbert has been declared the second-safest city in the United States by the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting Program's 2019 report.
If your pleasure is more along the lines of nature, relax at one of our outdoor parks. Gilbert is home to six golf courses, five major parks, four community pools, four community recreation centers, three theatres, and an indoor ice arena. Throughout the year, Gilbert is host to numerous festivals, youth and amateur sporting events, academic conferences, sports tournaments, an art walk, and farmers markets.