Gardner, Kansas

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Gardner, Kansas
Location within Johnson County and Kansas
Location within Johnson County and Kansas
KDOT map of Johnson County (legend)
Coordinates: 38°48′45″N 94°55′7″W / 38.81250°N 94.91861°W / 38.81250; -94.91861Coordinates: 38°48′45″N 94°55′7″W / 38.81250°N 94.91861°W / 38.81250; -94.91861
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyJohnson
Founded1857
Incorporated1887
Named forHenry Gardner
Government
 • TypeMayor–Council
 • MayorSteve Shute[1]
 • City AdministratorLaura Gourley (interim)
Area
 • Total10.17 sq mi (26.34 km2)
 • Land10.12 sq mi (26.21 km2)
 • Water0.05 sq mi (0.13 km2)
Elevation
1,060 ft (320 m)
Population
 • Total19,123
 • Estimate 
(2017)[4]
21,583
 • Density1,900/sq mi (730/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
66030-66031 [5]
Area code913
FIPS code20-25425 [6]
GNIS ID0479553 [7]
Websitegardnerkansas.gov

Gardner is a city in Johnson County, Kansas, United States.[8] In 2010, 19,123 people there.[9] It is in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

Geography[change | change source]

Gardner is at 38°48′45″N 94°55′7″W / 38.81250°N 94.91861°W / 38.81250; -94.91861 (38.812367, -94.918621).[10] The United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 10.21 square miles (26.44 km2). Of that, 10.16 square miles (26.31 km2) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) is water.[2]

Climate[change | change source]

Gardner has hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. The Köppen Climate Classification system says that Gardner has a humid subtropical climate. It is abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[11]

People[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880203
1890515153.7%
1900475−7.8%
19105148.2%
19205140.0%
1930493−4.1%
19405103.4%
195067632.5%
19601,619139.5%
19701,83913.6%
19802,39230.1%
19903,19133.4%
20009,396194.5%
201019,123103.5%
2017 (est.)21,583[4]12.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

The 2010 census[3] says there were 19,123 people, 6,644 households, and 4,938 families living in Gardner.

References[change | change source]

  1. City of Gardner
  2. 2.0 2.1 "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "City and Town Population Totals: 2010-2017". Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  5. United States Postal Service (2012). "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved 2012-02-15.
  6. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  7. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  8. "Geographic Names Information System". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  9. "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved March 6, 2011.
  10. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  11. Climate Summary for Gardner, Kansas

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