Living Here

Gila Bend, Arizona is a small, rural town that's big on community; we provide many free or low-cost town events and several activities geared toward our youth and our senior citizens. Nestled in the heart of the Sonoran desert, Gila Bend offers its residents a locale surrounded by outdoor recreational opportunities and easy access to the Phoenix Metro area, San Diego beaches and Mexico's vibrant cultures. 

Gila Bend enjoys an unemployment rate lower than both the State of Arizona and the Nation. Our property taxes and housing costs make living here affordable and quite attractive to younger families and those planning their retirement.

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These demographics for Gila Bend give you a snapshot of the livability and opportunity for living here. For even more information about our services, growth and development, view the Town Profile by clicking the button below.