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Gilbert Recognized as Top City for Families and Schools

Post Date:06/10/2014 1:49 PM

Gilbert FamilyGilbert, Ariz. - Gilbert, Arizona has been ranked the 9th Best City for Families in the country according to a recent Wallet Hub report. The study compared the “150 largest cities in the United States using 31 key metrics that take into account essential family dynamics including the availability of quality jobs, the relative cost of housing, the quality of local school and health care systems, and the opportunities for fun and recreation,” says the company’s website.

The quality of Gilbert’s school system ranked second among the nation’s largest cities.

“These recent rankings confirm what residents have long embraced – Gilbert is a first-class community for families to live, learn, and thrive,” said Gilbert Mayor John Lewis.

For more information, visit http://wallethub.com/edu/best-cities-for-families/4435/.
 

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