Gilbert residents rely on the Gilbert Republic and gilbert.azcentral.com to stay connected to what’s happening in their neighborhood. From breaking news and education updates to local events and entertainment, we’ve got the community covered. A fast growing community, Gilbert’s population has doubled every five years since 1980 and it is home to middle and upper middle-class residents, 43% are ages 25-54. 76% of residents own their own homes and the school system boasts a 90%+ graduation rate. People here are interested in outdoor living as well as family-oriented products and services, and look to the Gilbert Republic for insight. With an in-depth understanding of the location and people who live here, we can help you target Gilbert residents better than anyone else.