Gardner, Kansas is one of the most rapidly-growing communities in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Located along Interstate 35, just 30 miles from downtown Kansas City, Gardner is a historic community with a keen vision for the future. Its roots stretch back over 150 years to its founding in 1857 along the route of the Santa Fe and Oregon/California Trails. Presently, Gardner is home to nearly 21,000 residents and includes seven elementary schools, three middle schools and one high school. Gardner is committed to maintaining its traditional small-town values while focusing on providing for future growth and development.
|Area||10.21 square miles|
|Median Resident Age||30.6 years old|
|Median Household Income||$67,422|
|Median House/Condo Value||$193,000|
|Modes of Transportation||Land, Rail and Air|
|Major Highways||I-35 and US 56|
|Total Retail Sales Per Capita||$12,928.07|