Latest Data (2017)
Population 242,354
Nationwide Rank 91

Quick Facts

Gilbert, Arizona is the 91st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Gilbert, Arizona is a town.

Gilbert, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 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
2000-2017
81 Buffalo, New York 258,612 -11.4%
82 Madison, Wisconsin 255,214 21.4%
83 Lubbock, Texas 253,888 26.7%
84 Chandler, Arizona 253,458 41.1%
85 Scottsdale, Arizona 249,950 22.3%
86 Reno, Nevada 248,853 35.2%
87 Glendale, Arizona 246,709 11.2%
88 Norfolk, Virginia 244,703 4.4%
89 Winston-Salem, North Carolina 244,605 20.9%
90 North Las Vegas, Nevada 242,975 105.9%
91 Gilbert, Arizona 242,354 106.5%
92 Chesapeake, Virginia 240,397 20.0%
93 Irving, Texas 240,373 25.2%
94 Hialeah, Florida 239,673 5.9%
95 Garland, Texas 238,002 10.1%
96 Fremont, California 234,962 15.0%
97 Richmond, Virginia 227,032 14.8%
98 Boise City, Idaho 226,570 15.8%
99 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 225,374 -1.3%
100 Des Moines, Iowa 217,521 8.9%
101 Spokane, Washington 217,108 10.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
84 Chandler 253,458 41.1%
85 Scottsdale 249,950 22.3%
87 Glendale 246,709 11.2%
91 Gilbert 242,354 106.5%
133 Tempe 185,038 16.4%
153 Peoria 168,181 51.5%
203 Surprise 134,085 314.5%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 242,354 91
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