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Gilbert Apartments
Last updated February 26 2024 at 1:53 AM

Gilbert, AZ
230 Apartments for Rent

Gilbert Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 254,114
Population Density: 3,711.1 people/sq mile
Median Age: 35
Percentage of Family Households: 76%
Median Annual Income: $104,802 / year
Median Rent: $1,742 / month

What locals are saying

Gilbert, Arizona, once known as the "Hay Shipping Capital of the World," has transformed into one of the most sought-after suburban areas in the Phoenix metropolitan area. This vibrant town is celebrated for its sunny weather, top-rated schools, and a high quality of life, making it an attractive destination for apartment renters. Gilbert offers a unique blend of small-town charm and modern conveniences, with plenty of green spaces, shopping districts, and dining options. It's an ideal place for families, young professionals, and anyone looking for a friendly community with the benefits of city living in a more relaxed environment.

In addition to several pairs of sunglasses, you'll do best in Gilbert by bringing along other sun-happy necessities, such as a sunhat, sunscreen, flip flops and oven mitts for opening your car doors

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Gilbert Demographics


How diverse is Gilbert?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Gilbert is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Gilbert are White (64.3%), Hispanic Or Latino (18.9%), Two Or More (6.4%), Asian (5.8%), Black Or African American (3.4%), Other (0.8%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.3%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.1%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Gilbert residents?

The median age in Gilbert is 35 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Gilbert?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Gilbert is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Gilbert are White (64.3%), Hispanic Or Latino (18.9%), Two Or More (6.4%), Asian (5.8%), Black Or African American (3.4%), Other (0.8%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.3%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.1%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Gilbert residents?

The median age in Gilbert is 35 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Gilbert Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Gilbert is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Low
The level of violent crime in Gilbert is low compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Gilbert is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Gilbert


Elementary Schools

10 /10
Legacy Traditional School - Gilbert
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
1,040 Students
16 Reviews
1,040
Students
16 Reviews
10 /10
Bridges Elementary School
Public
K-6
Public
K-6
708 Students
1 Reviews
708
Students
1 Reviews
9 /10
Neely Traditional Academy
Public
PK-6
Public
PK-6
776 Students
28 Reviews
776
Students
28 Reviews

Middle Schools

10 /10
Legacy Traditional School - Gilbert
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
1,040 Students
16 Reviews
1,040
Students
16 Reviews
10 /10
Leading Edge Online Academy
Charter
6-12
Charter
6-12
47 Students
3 Reviews
47
Students
3 Reviews
9 /10
Archway Arete
Charter
6-12
Charter
6-12
555 Students
25 Reviews
555
Students
25 Reviews

High Schools

10 /10
Leading Edge Online Academy
Charter
6-12
Charter
6-12
47 Students
3 Reviews
47
Students
3 Reviews
10 /10
Gilbert Classical Academy High School
Public
8-12
Public
8-12
310 Students
20 Reviews
310
Students
20 Reviews
9 /10
Higley High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,624 Students
22 Reviews
1,624
Students
22 Reviews

What Renters Say about Gilbert


Apartment List has released the results for Gilbert from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
94%
Safety and Crime Rate
78%
Pet Friendliness
77%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
68%
Commute Time
62%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
62%
Quality of Schools
61%
Weather
57%
Social Life
52%
State and Local Taxes
29%
Affordability
29%
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Average rent in Gilbert, Arizona

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Gilbert is $1,708, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,076. Rent rates updated 4 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Gilbert, AZ


Searching for an apartment for rent in Gilbert, AZ? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 230 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Gilbert. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Gilbert is $1,566 for a studio, $1,708 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $2,076 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Gilbert apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Gilbert, AZ apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Gilbert?

In Gilbert, the average rent is $1,566 for a studio, $1,708 for a 1-bedroom, $2,076 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,350 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Gilbert, check out our monthly Gilbert Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Gilbert?

You can filter cheap apartments in Gilbert by price: under $1,000, under $1,100, under $800, under $900.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Gilbert?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Gilbert apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Gilbert?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Gilbert.

How can I find off-campus housing in Gilbert?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Gilbert. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Arizona State University-Tempe, Phoenix College, Mesa Community College, GateWay Community College, and Rio Salado College.