Gilbert is located on 76.0 square miles with a population of approximately 208,453. It is about 22 miles Southwest of Phoenix. Gilbert was listed as the “36th Best Places to Live in the Nation” in 2010 by CNN Money. It is a close distance to two airports, Phoenix Sky Harbor and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway airport. Residents can enjoy shopping in the downtown Heritage District or finding plenty of outdoor recreation at area parks. McQueen Activity Center and District Park have plenty of activities to enjoy including a gymnasium, traverse wall, 2-acre lake with trails, community center, and athletic fields. Gilbert’s award-winning Cosmo Dog Park is at the corner of Ray Road and Loop 202 with approximately 4 fenced acres for your pets to enjoy. Seek continuing education at the Gilbert Community Center with a computer room, public classes, senior center, fitness and dance studio. There is a variety of residential communities to choose from ranging from lake communities to golf communities. Power Ranch was built to provide a hometown atmosphere with tree-lined streets and lush landscape. There are two catch and release lakes, two clubhouses, athletic fields, parks and swimming pool. It is also home to Trilogy award-winning golf club. Most of Gilbert enjoys gorgeous views to the San Tan Range and Superstition Mountain. Gilbert Public Schools offer quality education. Zip Codes are 85233, 85234, 85295, 85298.