Gilbert, Iowa 

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Population

1,197

+13.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

1.6%

Median Income

$80,313

Median Home Price

$197,800

Best Places to Live in Gilbert, Iowa

College town - Central Iowa, 25 miles north of Des Moines. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Gilbert, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town amenities
-Steady employment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Outdoor recreation
-Low diversity
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Gilbert
 $149,000 
206 School St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 864 SqFt
 $274,900 
215 Ashton St
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 1776 SqFt
 $140,000 
203 Gretten St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1028 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Ames Metro Area

Home to land-grant Iowa State University, Ames is a pleasant college town a short distance north of Des Moines along I-35. Downtown is typical of most small college towns, clean, attractive and containing a variety of independent small businesses. The economic base is steady, anchored by the university and other state agencies and an assortment of mostly agricultural, pharmaceutical and biotech-related manufacturing and research facilities for companies like 3M, BASF, Ball Plastics and Boehringer Ingleheim.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Iowa
County: Story County
Metro Area: Ames Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Gilbert
Zip Codes: 50105
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 921 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gilbert is 1.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gilbert jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gilbert's cost of living is 9.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gilbert's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Gilbert, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Story county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gilbert's population is 1,197 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gilbert is $197,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Gilbert public schools spend $21,450 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Gilbert. More Education


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50105

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NEW LISTINGS IN GILBERT
$149,000
206 School St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$274,900
215 Ashton St
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$140,000
203 Gretten St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$170,500
111 Mathews Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$260,000
213 Rothmoor Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$363,900
404 Ashby Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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