Gilbertown is a town in Choctaw County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census, the population was 215. As of the census of 2000, there were 187 people, 90 households, and 54 families residing in the town. The population density was 232.9 people per square mile. There were 111 housing units at an average density of 138.3 per square mile.