Gardner, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Gardner, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
20,610
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
13.9%
Median Home
$185,700
Median Income
$49,679
Median Rent
$838

Gardner SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
5

Gardner, MA Crime Report

379
Total Crimes
1,837.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.82%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gardner
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 379 1,837.3 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 70 339.3 327.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 8 38.8 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 49 237.5 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 309 1,498.0 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 60 290.9 179.0 340.5
Larceny 228 1,105.3 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 21 101.8 89.0 219.9

Gardner, MA Cost Of Living

107
Gardner's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Gardner Massachusetts National Average
Overall 107 131 100
Services 120 122 100
Groceries 100 109 100
Health 118 121 100
Housing 90 165 100
Transportation 98 107 100
Utilities 127 114 100

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Rankings for Gardner in Massachusetts

Map Of Gardner, MA

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Population over time in Gardner

Year Population % Change
2019 20,610 0.3%
2018 20,555 0.3%
2017 20,496 0.8%
2016 20,334 0.1%
2015 20,306 0.1%
2014 20,279 0.1%
2013 20,251 0.0%
2012 20,250 -0.4%
2011 20,323 -0.3%
2010 20,386 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gardner

White
81.2% (16,742)
African American
2.3% (477)
American Indian
0.1% (11)
Asian
3.2% (651)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (60)
Two Or More
3.7% (757)
Hispanic
9.3% (1,912)
Race Gardner MA USA
White 81.2% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 2.3% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.3% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Gardner

Female
48.4% (9,976)
Male
51.6% (10,633)
Gender Gardner MA USA
Female 48.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gardner for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (412)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,648)
High School / GED
35.0% (7,213)
Some College
23.0% (4,740)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,679)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,473)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,030)
Professional Degree
1.0% (206)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (206)
Education Gardner MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gardner, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
6.6% (136,013)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (124,992)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (239,214)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (229,194)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (309,851)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (342,414)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (290,563)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (228,192)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (89,423)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (71,138)
Income Gardner MA USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 13.2% 7.7%

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