Gilberton is located in east Pennsylvania. Gilberton is part of Schuylkill County. Gilberton has 1.42 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Gilberton population is 749, which has shrunk 13.61% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Gilberton median household income is $40,815 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 64.63% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 32.44% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Gilberton median house value is $33,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.47% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.00% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Gilberton is worse than the state average in quality. The Gilberton area code is 570.