Gilbert Neighborhood Driving Tour

aerial view of downtown Gilbert, What do know about living in Gilbert Arizona

Gilbert has become one of Phoenix Arizona’s top neighborhood’s. The area is known for its affordable cost of living, excellent schools and plenty to do. This Gilbert neighborhood tour guide is a quick way to explore what the town of Gilbert has to offer. It will showcase places to live, neighborhood lifestyles, location preferences and some of the most popular things to do within Gilbert.

This is just a small sample size of what’s available in Gilbert; but it should help give you a really good understanding as to how each part of Gilbert is different and what you might expect from area to area. If you only have a day or two to explore, this tour is perfect for you! Included are 6 different neighborhood communities and 8 popular points of interest.

NOTE: Use the addresses given for GPS purposes when traveling from neighborhood to neighborhood. Each one will get you within the neighborhood so you can explore further on your own.

Home Price Key:

$ – Under $500k

$$ – $500k to $750k

$$$ – $750k to $1M

$$$$ – $1M to $2M

$$$$$ – $2M+

Gilbert Neighborhoods to check out

Map of Gilbert Arizona neighborhood

1. The Islands

825 S Islands Dr W, Gilbert 85233 (Park within neighborhood)

This highly sought after master planned community in Gilbert boasts numerous lakes and water features, making it a serene and tranquil place to call home. The community features a wide variety of housing options, from single-family homes to townhomes, catering to different lifestyles and budgets.

Residents of The Islands enjoy access to several community amenities, including parks, playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts, and walking trails. The community is also conveniently located near a range of shopping, dining, and entertainment options, as well as highly-rated schools.

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2. Ashland Ranch

1945 S Ashland Ranch Rd, Gilbert 85295 (Ashland Ranch Elementary School)

This beautiful neighborhood in Gilbert is well-known for its great schools and close proximity to many restaurants, shopping centers, and parks. Ashland Ranch is a family-friendly community that fosters a strong sense of community and neighborly spirit. The community hosts numerous events and activities throughout the year, such as block parties, holiday events, and community service projects, providing ample opportunities for residents to get involved and meet their neighbors.

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aerial view of Gilbert AZ, What do know about living in Gilbert Arizona

3. Agritopia

3000 E Ray Rd, Gilbert 85296 (Joe’s Farm Grill)

This unique community in Gilbert offers a blend of modern amenities with a touch of rural charm. The community is centered around an organic farm and features tree-lined streets, front porches, and community spaces; all of which encourage social interaction and a sense of community.

While you’re there, take a personal tour around the grounds of Agritopia’s farm where you will find the community garden where those devoted to growing their own produce can do so.

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4. Morrison Ranch

3403 E Amber Ln, Gilbert 85296 (Morrison Ranch Lake)

This popular community has become one of Gilbert’s premiere destinations when searching for a new home. Morrison Ranch is a master-planned community unlike any other. It draws upon the area’s rural ranch character that is sure to impress any prospective resident. As you drive through you will notice rows of tree lined streets, sidewalks, parks and extensive greenbelts, creating an environment for everyone to enjoy.

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5. Power Ranch

4351 S Ranch House Pkwy, Gilbert 85297 (Power Ranch Elementary School)

This beautiful master-planned community in Gilbert is situated on over 1,400 acres of land and offers a range of housing options, making it an ideal place for families, young professionals, and retirees. The community boasts over 26 miles of trails and paths, 12 parks, and two clubhouses, which offer amenities such as swimming pools, tennis courts, basketball courts, and playgrounds.

The community also has a catch-and-release fishing lake, picnic pavilion, golf course, and is conveniently located near major freeways, making it easy to access nearby shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

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Downtown Gilbert street, What do know about living in Gilbert Arizona

6. Seville

6930 S Seville Blvd W, Gilbert 85298 (Riggs Elementary School)

This beautiful and well-maintained master-planned community in Gilbert is known for its luxury homes, scenic golf courses, and lush green spaces. Seville offers a family-friendly atmosphere with plenty of activities and amenities for residents of all ages. Residents of Seville enjoy a range of amenities including a championship golf course, a fitness center, a community pool, tennis courts, and playgrounds. The community also features scenic walking and biking paths that wind through the beautiful landscape, making it easy to stay active and enjoy the outdoors.

Home prices $$+

Points of Interest in Gilbert:

  1. Downtown Gilbert – 45 W Page Ave, Gilbert 85233 (Water Tower Address)
  2. Freestone Park – 1045 E Juniper Ave, Gilbert 85234
  3. Riparian Preserve – 2757 E Guadalupe Rd, Gilbert 85234
  4. Cactus Yards – 4536 E Elliot Rd, Gilbert 85234
  5. Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport – 6033 S Sossaman Rd, Mesa 85212
  6. San Tan Village – 2218 E Williams Field Rd, Gilbert 85295
  7. Gilbert Regional Park – 3005 E Queen Creek Rd, Gilbert 85298
  8. Mesquite Grove Aquatic Center – 5901 S Hillcrest Dr, Chandler 85249
Map of Gilbert Arizona neighborhood things to see

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