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.
Gardiner is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.78% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. 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 (17.74%), sales jobs (14.07%), and teaching (11.62%).
One of the benefits of Gardiner is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.56 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The citizens of Gardiner are among the most well-educated in the nation: 47.29% 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 $28,836, which is upper middle income relative to Montana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,344 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 Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Gardiner include German, English, Norwegian, Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Gardiner is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.