Gardner, Kansas is one of the most rapidly-growing
communities in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Located along Interstate 35,
just 25 miles from downtown Kansas City, Gardner is a historic community with a
keen vision for the future. Its roots stretch back over 150 years to its
founding in 1857 along the route of the Santa Fe and Oregon Trails.
Gardner is home to over 20,000 residents and includes seven elementary schools,
two middle schools and one high school. Gardner is committed to maintaining its
traditional small-town values while focusing on providing for future growth and
For more information, visit the City of Gardner, Kansas Community Profile.