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Best Places To Live In Gilbert, AZ

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  • 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 Score89
  • Sunset, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 10.9mi / 17.5km away
  • Population: 2,681
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  • Dava-Lakeshore, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 1,124
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  • Tempe Gardens, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.2km away
  • Population: 779
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  • 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]
83
  • Lindon Park, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Duskfire, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Camelot Village, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 1,544
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  • Peterson Park, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 10.5mi / 16.9km away
  • Population: n/a
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  • Alta Mira, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 1,433
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  • Jen Tilly Terrace, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 1,300
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  • Optimist Park Ne, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 1,308
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  • 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]
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  • Tally Ho Farms, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.3km away
  • Population: 583
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  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 30,849
  • queen creek has been split into san tan valley also, but they're pretty much the same. traffic was bad but has only gotten worse since they are building a new subdivision on every open plot of land, u…[read more]
78
  • 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]
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  • 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]
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  • Optimist Park Se, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.4mi / 10.3km away
  • Population: 985
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  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 234,495
  • My ex and I lived in Scottsdale for 14 years raising our 2 children from babies to teenagers. Our first home was a condo in the central Scottsdale area which was convenient for runs along the canal and…[read more]
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  • East Rio, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 252
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  • 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]
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  • Clark Park, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 510
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  • Tally Ho Farms North, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 490
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  • Shalimar, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 633
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  • 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]
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  • Cyprus Southwest, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.0mi / 12.9km away
  • Population: 1,972
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  • Daley Park, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.0mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 495
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  • Brentwood-Cavalier, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.7mi / 13.9km away
  • Population: 492
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  • McClintock, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.3mi / 11.8km away
  • Population: 1,112
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  • Mesa, AZ
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 470,456
  • My $1,000.00 bike was stolen three feet from my hotel room door at Windemere Hotel & Convention Center, 5750 E Main, Mesa, AZ 85205 on January 1, 2019. The heavy duty security cord was cut. Our car was…[read more]
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  • Central, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 4.0mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 72,445
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  • Riverside, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 10.5mi / 16.8km away
  • Population: 1,763
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  • Raintree, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.3mi / 13.4km away
  • Population: 437
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  • Bell De Mar Crossing, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 463
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  • Optimist Park Sw, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 1,122
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  • 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]
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  • South Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 94,134
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  • Rural-Geneva, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 1,078
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  • Superstition, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.6km away
  • Population: 338
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  • Ahwatukee Foothills, Phoenix, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 79,838
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  • Evergreen, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.4mi / 10.2km away
  • Population: 1,223
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  • Duskfire II, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.0mi / 14.5km away
  • Population: 362
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  • Mission Ridge, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 195
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  • Corona Del Sol, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.6mi / 12.2km away
  • Population: 237
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  • Optimist Park Nw, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 7.0mi / 11.2km away
  • Population: 1,150
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  • Knoell Gardens, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 11.0mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 284
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  • Alameda-Campus, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.8mi / 14.1km away
  • Population: 495
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  • North Mountain, Phoenix, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 24.5mi / 39.5km away
  • Population: 169,088
  • We love the peace & tranquility of North Mountain Preserve. Never believe you are in a major City. Neighbors care & help each other. Beautiful hiking biking trails. Close to everything! Never…[read more]
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  • Tempe, AZ
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 174,708
  • I lived here back in 2006, back then I think we lived in a bad area of Tempe. Believe it was off Hardy Dr. South at the Standard Apartments, not the best but it worked. Bunch of drug dealers were always…[read more]
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  • Tempe Royal Estates, Tempe, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.4mi / 15.1km away
  • Population: 3,827
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  • Northwest, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 6.9mi / 11.1km away
  • Population: 65,790
  • I relocated to the Northwest section of Mesa about five years ago. The neighborhoods are considered to be what is east of the Riverview Shopping Center. One thing I noticed about this place right from…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Gilbert, AZ for 2020. 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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