Gilbert’s current population of 247,542 doubled every five years from 1980-2000. By 2030, Gilbert is expected to be fully built out, with an anticipated population of over 300,000. While Gilbert is growing to be one of the largest municipalities in Arizona, the community remains youthful and vibrant. With a median age of 32.7 and 77 percent of the population under the age of 45, Gilbert provides an abundant pipeline of workers to support the growth of business and industry.