Gardner is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,443 people and just one neighborhood, Gardner is the 552nd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Gardner, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.48% of Gardner’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Gardner is a village of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gardner who work in office and administrative support (12.73%), healthcare (6.94%) and management occupations (5.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Gardner is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Gardner, the average commute to work is 31.67 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Gardner is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.