Gardiner is a tiny town located in the state of Montana. With a population of 879 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Gardiner is the 73rd largest community in Montana.
Gardiner home prices are not only among the most expensive in Montana, but Gardiner real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns, Gardiner isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Gardiner are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gardiner is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gardiner who work in food service (18.41%), sales jobs (15.01%), and management occupations (7.57%).
Because of many things, Gardiner is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Gardiner a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Gardiner has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Gardiner’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 11.20 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small town, Gardiner does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Gardiner are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.79% of adults in Gardiner have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Gardiner in 2010 was $25,560, which is upper middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,240 for a family of four. However, Gardiner contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Gardiner home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gardiner residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Gardiner include Norwegian, Irish, Scottish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Gardiner is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.