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Best Places To Live In Gilbert, AZ

  • Gilbert, AZ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 226,832
  • I moved here to Gilbert 1 1/2 years ago from the East Coast. I mainly wanted to escape the snow and cold for good. I had been researching for years on where I might want to live next to better my life. …[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score96
  • Sunset, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 2,681
  • Lindon Park, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: n/a
  • Peterson Park, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: n/a
  • Duskfire, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: n/a
  • Dava-Lakeshore, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 1,124
  • Chandler, AZ
  • City: 6.2mi / 9.9km away
  • Population: 242,131
  • Entertainment and dining, friendly ness of residents, ease of traffic, ease of getting from one point to another, customer service in public services agencies…[read more]
  • Tally Ho Farms, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.3km away
  • Population: 583
  • Tempe Gardens, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • Population: 779
  • Camelot Village, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 1,544
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 30,849
  • Queen Creek is a relatively small town. The other review is describing San Tan Valley. If you move here make sure you are in Maricopa county and NOT Pinal. Median income in QC was $89K last I checked,…[read more]
  • Superstition, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 338
  • Northeast, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.6mi / 15.4km away
  • Population: 87,776
  • I lived in Northeast Mesa AZ for 15 years- from the time I was three until the time I was 18. My parents still live in Northeast Mesa AZ and I frequently visit this area of the valley to catch up with…[read more]
  • Shalimar, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 633
  • Alta Mira, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 1,433
  • Apache Junction, AZ
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 37,775
  • I just loved living in Apache Junction, Arizona. As part of the Phoenix metro area, Apache Junction is a community of approximately 38,000 people located just outside of Mesa, Arizona. Like every city in…[read more]
  • Jen Tilly Terrace, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 1,300
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • City: 17.8mi / 28.6km away
  • Population: 23,863
  • When I lived in Fountain Hills Az, I was living with my Sister who had a high-paying executive job with a hospital. Fountain Hills is a beautiful place to live and I loved every minute it. Now keep in…[read more]
  • Southeast, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 108,201
  • When you drive through southeast Mesa the beige stucco homes with terra cotta tile roofs are attractive. The hot pink bougainvillea blooms cascading over the stucco walls provide a cool oasis in the hot…[read more]
  • Bell De Mar Crossing, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 463
  • South Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 94,134
  • Optimist Park Ne, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 1,308
  • Central, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 4.0mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 72,445
  • Paradise Valley, AZ
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.3km away
  • Population: 13,833
  • The best areas in Paradise Valley, AZ are Dolphinaris where you can get close to and swim with dolphins. You can visit the Phoenix Mountains Preserve that consists of Piestewa Peak, Camelback Mountain…[read more]
  • Mesa, AZ
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 470,456
  • Not good, in general, unless you want to live a quiet boring suburban life. Every street looks the same unless you are on the west side of mesa. The only apartment I had was in west mesa but my family…[read more]
  • Paradise Valley, Phoenix, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 22.1mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 178,412
  • Four decades ago me and three other friends, purchased and subdivided a five acre plot; each of us taking an acre and a quarter. It was located on FanFol Drive about a quarter mile from the corner of…[read more]
  • East Rio, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 252
  • Tally Ho Farms North, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 490
  • Optimist Park Se, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 985
  • Sandahl, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.8mi / 12.6km away
  • Population: 861
  • Ahwatukee Foothills, Phoenix, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 79,838

Listed above are the best places to live in Gilbert, AZ for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Gilbert, AZ, followed by the best places to live near Gilbert, AZ, sorted by Livability Score.

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