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First Congregational Church of Gibraltar, United Church of Christ
29885 Bayview ~ Gibraltar, MI 48173
ph: 734-676-5266
View their new website here. uccgibraltar.webs.com

First Baptist Church
29321 Fryer ~ Gibraltar, MI 48173
PH; 734-676-8110
View their new website here... http://www.fbcgib.org/
Welcome to Gibraltar, Michigan

The City of Gibraltar is located in the southeast portion of Wayne County, just a few miles north of the Wayne County/ Monroe County border, and on the Detroit River and Lake Erie . The City is about 25 miles southwest of Downtown Detroit, Michigan. Gibraltar is bordered by the City of Trenton to the north and Brownstown Township to the west and south, while the Detroit River serves as the border to the east. Gibraltar is approximately 4.4 square miles in area. 

The latest cencus (2020) 
figures set the population of the City of Gibraltar at 4,997. The most recent land use tabulation identified approximately 42.4% of total land area as residential, and a number of large tracts being used for Industrial, Landfill, and Institutional. 

Gibraltar also has a significant number of natural resources, including a network of more than five (5) miles of canals, wetlands and streams. The Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge – Humbug Marsh is in the northern portion of the City and Lake Erie Metro Park is to the south. These two locations allow area residents the opportunity to interact with nature on a daily basis. 

The Detroit River shoreline includes marina facilities and single-family residential units. A series of canals bisect the City and its four islands, Hall, Edmund, Main and Horse, of residences. The mainland portion of the City is a mix of commercial space and residential units, including senior housing and apartment complexes.




2021 City of Gibraltar Annual Report


Gibraltar Poverty Exemption Policy 2022

Application for Poverty Exemption

Trash Day Is On Monday

 Please read the Priority Waste Brochure to learn all about our new services.


The City of Gibraltar would like to ask residents to please be mindful when cutting grass and other shrubbery this season. Grass and plant clippings that are blown into the street can be damaging to the municipal stormwater system. Grass and other debris can get lodged in our pumps and clog up our catch basins. Additionally, the debris can create slick and dangerous riding conditions.  Please bag and dispose of lawn remains in a responsible manner.

Grass Clippings


Part-Time Custodial

Please deliver or email a completed Gibraltar employment application with resume and cover letter to the City clerk. clerk@cityofgibraltar.net


Employment Application 


Community Involvement Plan

GIBRALTAR WATERMAINS - Proposed Project and Timeline

Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Project Plan
Virtual Public Hearing June 7, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. 
View Public Notice here.

State Drinking Water Revolving Fund Project Plan Document - View Here: DWSRF Project Plan


News & Events


The new Middle Gibraltar Rd. bridge will be closed Wednesday, May 25th, and the following week, May 31st – June 3rd, for finishing touches to fully complete the new bridge.

This Wednesday’s closure will be a one-day closure to prepare the bridge for concrete surface coating to be completed during next week’s closure.

We apologize for the inconvenience.



Draft 2020-2024 City of Gibraltar Recreation Plan

Recreation Plan Survey

Employment Application

For an employment application click on Jobs/Bids/Proposals link found under Quick Links on the left side of this page.  Or click here.

Detroit River Water Levels

Check Detroit River Water Levels Here

Follow the link on the main page to the Gibraltar recording station link on the left

Local/Cable Internet Information – Complaint Filing