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Gardner, KS Real Estate, Homes For Sale, School & Area Information

Gardner, Kansas is located in southern Johnson County and is home to 19,123 people. The city was founded where the California, Santa Fe and Oregon Trails divided. Its students are served by the fast growing Gardner-Edgerton School District where a new elementary school and middle school will be opening for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 school years.

Gardner Area Insight

  • Vicki Fallon
    RE/MAX Revolution
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    Gardner, KS
    Want to experience a little bit of Halloween but give a little for Christmas too? Well, then this event is for you! Starting October 1 this event is open on Fridays and Saturdays from 7:00-10:00 p.m. This is a charity event called "secret Santa' which provides Christmas gifts for kids who would otherwise go without. It is a free event but they encourage you to bring one new, unwrapped toy for kids between the ages of 0-16- or even just a small cash donation. You get to stay in your car and drive through and see all the cool lights and Halloween Displays!
  • Gardner is located in the southwest corner of Johnson County, Kansas with a population of about 20,000. The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. Gardner, while known as a small town, has become one of the fastest-growing cities in Kansas for its natural amenities and endless possibilities.

    Gardner is accessible, minutes away from Kansas City, and other major cities in Johnson County. Homes are affordable in this city with different styles and types to choose from. The City of Gardner is also safe with a very low crime rate, friendly to strangers, and fast-growing as well.
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church is part of the Divine Mercy Parish. The church dates its roots in Gardner back to 1870 when 15 local families came together to establish the church. They dedicated their first church building in 1875. The current worship building was dedicated in 2004 and can accommodate 900 people. It is located on the west side of Gardner at 555 W. Main Street (Highway 58). The other church in the Parish is Assumption Catholic Church at 114 E. Nelson, in Edgerton, Kansas.
  • Gardner is such a great suburb outside of Kansas City. Nice quiet drive from the hustle and bustle of the city life. This town has everything you could want and need. Great schools, close to shopping, all in a small town feel.
  • Gardner offers a great small town feel, but has easy access to highways and larger suburbs of downtown Kansas City. Gardner has a great school district. Gardner is growing with more and more families relocating to the town, due to new job opportunities and growth with commercial jobs such as: the rail system with over 5000 new jobs being offered and the Amazon plant near Edgerton, which is five minutes outside of Gardner. Great neighborhood, good people, lots of parks to play at for the kids make this a great place to live!
  • Ken Flaspohler
    RE/MAX State Line
    As a lifelong resident of Kansas City, I watched Olathe grow from a small town just south of the city, into a connected suburb on the southwest part of Kansas City. Right now Gardner is that same city from years ago. Located just a few miles down I-35 from Olathe, Gardner currently has a population of about 20K. The schools are growing and provide high quality services to the residents and there are many fun things to do like visit the Gardner Aquatic Center or nearby Gardner Lake.

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