MA

National Population : 333,590,059
Massachusetts State Population : 6,732,054

About Gardner, MA

Gardner, MA is located in Worcester County in the state of Massachusetts.

The total City Population for Gardner is about 20,455 with about 361 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 20,683.

The Average Home Value is $181,500.00, which is roughly 54% lower than the Average Home Value of $394,572.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 4% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $50,239.00, which is roughly 42% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $86,370.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gardner is about 5.7%.

Massachusetts is ranked #3 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Worcester County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 31% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 57.2%
Republican: 39.47%
Libertarian: 1.64%
Other: 1.1%
Green: 0.58%


Nearby Locations

Templeton, MA (3.96 mi.)
Baldwinville, MA (4.82 mi.)
Westminster, MA (5.10 mi.)
Hubbardston, MA (6.01 mi.)
Ashburnham, MA (6.55 mi.)
Winchendon, MA (7.58 mi.)
Fitchburg, MA (9.83 mi.)
Princeton, MA (10.28 mi.)
Barre, MA (11.48 mi.)
Athol, MA (11.67 mi.)
Phillipston, MA (11.67 mi.)
Ashby, MA (11.76 mi.)
Royalston, MA (12.73 mi.)
S Royalston, MA (12.73 mi.)
Petersham, MA (12.75 mi.)
Leominster, MA (12.77 mi.)
Lunenburg, MA (13.46 mi.)
Rutland, MA (14.02 mi.)
Sterling, MA (14.51 mi.)
Jefferson, MA (15.28 mi.)
W Townsend, MA (15.82 mi.)
West Townsend, MA (15.82 mi.)
Oakham, MA (15.99 mi.)
Townsend, MA (16.38 mi.)
Warwick, MA (16.50 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 01440
Latitude : 42.589966
Longitude : -71.986054
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 1130 ft.
Area Code(s) : 978

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.31
Male Population Estimate : 50.93%
Female Population Estimate : 48.54%
Median Age : 40.7
Male Median Age : 39.7
Female Median Age : 41.9

White Population Estimate : 93.03%
Black Population Estimate : 3.78%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.00%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.92%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.10%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.92%
Other Population Estimate : 2.08%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gardner specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Worcester County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Worcester County: About 436 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Worcester County is about 60% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 34% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.