Latest Data (2016)
Population 237,133
Nationwide Rank 93

Quick Facts

Gilbert, Arizona is the 93rd largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Gilbert, Arizona is a town.

Gilbert, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Gilbert had its largest population ever.

Gilbert, Arizona is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 98% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Gilbert, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
83 Lubbock, Texas 252,506 26.1%
84 Chandler, Arizona 247,477 37.8%
85 Scottsdale, Arizona 246,645 20.7%
86 Glendale, Arizona 245,895 10.8%
87 Reno, Nevada 245,255 33.3%
88 Norfolk, Virginia 245,115 4.6%
89 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 242,203 19.7%
90 North Las Vegas, Nevada 238,702 102.3%
91 Irving, Texas 238,289 24.1%
92 Chesapeake, Virginia 237,940 18.8%
93 Gilbert, Arizona 237,133 102.1%
94 Hialeah, Florida 236,387 4.5%
95 Garland, Texas 234,943 8.7%
96 Fremont, California 233,136 14.1%
97 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 227,715 -0.2%
98 Richmond, Virginia 223,170 12.8%
99 Boise City, Idaho 223,154 14.0%
100 San Bernardino, California 216,239 14.4%
101 Spokane, Washington 215,973 9.6%
102 Des Moines, Iowa 215,472 7.9%
103 Modesto, California 212,175 11.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
84 Chandler 247,477 37.8%
85 Scottsdale 246,645 20.7%
86 Glendale 245,895 10.8%
93 Gilbert 237,133 102.1%
133 Tempe 182,498 14.8%
156 Peoria 164,173 47.9%
202 Surprise 132,677 310.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 237,133 93
2015 247,542 85
2014 239,277 86
2013 229,972 92
2012 221,140 97
2011 213,878 97
2010 208,453 101
2009 222,075 92
2008 216,661 95
2007 206,604 97
2006 196,293 107
2005 182,713 120
2004 164,513 135
2003 152,481 144
2002 141,077 160
2001 127,900 174
2000 117,306 194
1990 30,003 932