Gardner, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 1,401 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.4%
 
Males: 678  (48.5%)
Females: 723  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

41.2 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60424.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $66,872 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Gardner:

$66,872
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,041 (it was $18,995 in 2000)

Gardner village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $148,676 (it was $96,800 in 2000)
Gardner:

$148,676
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $154,883; detached houses: $152,703; townhouses or other attached units: $147,096

Median gross rent in 2017: $895.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gardner: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.4%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 34.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Gardner, IL (2010)
    • 1,34191.7%White alone
    • 906.2%Hispanic
    • 211.4%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

Races in Gardner detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Gardner, Illinois as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gardner is 309 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (28.7%), Irish (15.4%), American (10.6%), Italian (9.6%), English (6.8%), Danish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/22/1914

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 1.04 square miles.

Population density: 1,347 people per square mile   (low).

Gardner, Illinois map

36 residents are foreign born (0.3% Latin America).

This village:

2.9%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,548 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,641 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Joliet, IL (26.0 miles , pop. 106,221).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (55.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

South Wilmington, IL (1.4 miles ),
East Brooklyn, IL (1.6 miles),
Braceville, IL (1.9 miles ),
Godley, IL (2.2 miles ),
Essex, IL (2.5 miles ),
Coal City, IL (2.6 miles ),
Mazon, IL (2.6 miles ),
Reddick, IL (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.19 N, Longitude: 88.31 W

Area code: 815

Distribution of median household income in Gardner, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Gardner, IL in 2017
Gardner satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $58,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $141,300
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $261,200
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $290,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Gardner, IL residents
Average permit cost in Gardner, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +158 (+12.7%).
Most common industries in Gardner, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.9%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • Utilities (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (28.0%)
  • Utilities (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Food (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Public administration (8.6%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Gardner, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction laborers (9.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (10.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Registered nurses (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)

Average climate in Gardner, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.0. This is about average.

City:

66.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.201. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 9.21. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.21
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.31. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.31
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.48
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Gardner-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 74% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Gardner village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gardner-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 190.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 165.2 miles away from Gardner center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 223.2 miles away from Gardner center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 189.2 miles away from Gardner center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 179.9 miles away from Gardner center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grundy County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gardner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gardner:

  • HERITAGE HEALTH-DWIGHT (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DWIGHT, IL)
  • WILLIAM W FOX DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DWIGHT, IL)
  • EMBASSY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WILMINGTON, IL)
  • ROYAL WILLOW NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WILMINGTON, IL)
  • MORRIS LINCOLN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • MORRIS HOSPITAL & HEALTHCARE CENTERS Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • MORRIS HC AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MORRIS, IL)

Amtrak station near Gardner:

  • 10 miles: DWIGHT (119 W. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area.

Operable nuclear power plants near Gardner:

  • 8 miles: Braidwood 2 in Braidwood, IL.
  • 8 miles: Braidwood 1 in Braidwood, IL.
  • 14 miles: Dresden 2 in Morris, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gardner:

  • Joliet Junior College (about 23 miles; Joliet, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,401)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 23 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 25 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • University of St Francis (about 27 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 2,454)
  • Lewis University (about 32 miles; Romeoville, IL; FT enrollment: 5,739)
  • Governors State University (about 36 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)
  • Aurora University (about 40 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)

Public high school in Gardner:

Public elementary/middle school in Gardner:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Gardner Volunteer Fire Department - Gardner Emergency Medical Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Grundy County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gardner and their reported violations in the past:

MARKETTIS SHELL (Population served: 700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

69.7%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Gardner (2011 data):

  • Standard Bank and Trust Company: Gardner Branch at Depot Street, branch established on 1871/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,140.2 mil, Deposits: $1,872.8 mil, headquarters in Hickory Hills, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices, Holding Company: Standard Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Gardner:

Marital status in Gardner, IL
  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Gardner:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Gardner
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gardner, IL (based on Grundy County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic10,7004
Evangelical Protestant5,31120
Mainline Protestant4,23016
Other3723
None29,450-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Grundy County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Grundy County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Grundy County:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Grundy County:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Grundy County:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Grundy County:

7.4%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Grundy County:

27.3%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Grundy County:

14.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.0%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.9%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gardner:

23.5%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gardner:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.1%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Gardner:

55.0%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Gardner:

77.4%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gardner, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 2$7,799$46,7943$234
Other Government Administration 1$2,967$35,60413$3,383
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,240
Financial Administration 0$0 1$319
Water Supply 0$0 1$500
Totals for Government 3$10,766$43,06419$5,676

Gardner government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,236,000 ($882.23)
    Financial Administration: $197,000 ($140.61)
    Water Utilities: $152,000 ($108.49)
    Regular Highways: $115,000 ($82.08)
    Sewerage: $108,000 ($77.09)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($72.09)
    Police Protection: $45,000 ($32.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($4.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $179,000 ($127.77)

Gardner government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $120,000 ($85.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $97,000 ($69.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $38,000 ($27.12)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($14.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $169,000 ($120.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $338,000 ($241.26)
    Highways: $42,000 ($29.98)
  • Tax - Property: $1,352,000 ($965.02)
    Other Selective Sales: $21,000 ($14.99)
    Other License: $10,000 ($7.14)

Gardner government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $217,000 ($154.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $217,000 ($154.89)

Gardner government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,429,000 ($1733.76)

7.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($64,705 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Will County, IL  3.35% ($78,541 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.64% ($46,076)
from La Salle County, IL  0.48% ($50,888)


7.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,821 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.38%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Will County, IL  2.56% ($51,072 average AGI)
to La Salle County, IL  0.55% ($49,579)
to Cook County, IL  0.52% ($47,287)

Businesses in Gardner, IL

  • Ford: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gardner:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gardner:

  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; COAL CITY, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; WILMINGTON, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WYXX (103.1 FM; MORRIS, IL; Owner: BIG CITY RADIO-CHI, L.L.C.)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; DWIGHT, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; MORRIS, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS DISTRICT COUNCIL OF ASSEMBL)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; SENECA, IL; Owner: GRUNDY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; CREST HILL, IL; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF JOLIET, INC.)
  • WONU (89.7 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: OLIVET NAZARENE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; PARK FOREST, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WKIF (92.7 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: KANKAKEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WAWF (88.3 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Gardner:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Gardner fatal accident list:

Nov 27, 2017 05:49 PM, I-55, Lat: 41.199114, Lon: -88.310883, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 2015 07:30 PM, Old Us-66, Lat: 41.173911, Lon: -88.326217, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 3, 2005 00:58 AM, Sr-53, Lat: 41.192370, Lon: -88.301320, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 9, 2005 09:53 AM, Sr-53, I-55 Nb Ramp, Lat: 41.185610, Lon: -88.320320, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 29, 2004 10:56 PM, I-55, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Dec 1, 1995 12:00 AM, Division, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 1989 00:57 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 63.0mTotal length
  • $828,000Total costs
  • 123,425Total average daily traffic
  • 30,138Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,010Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gardner, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gardner, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Gardner)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Il 129 Sw (Lat: 41.175028 Lon: -88.311167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPFZ649,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0200 MHz, 47.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2014, Expiration Date: 11/09/2024, Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • 1.5 M E Of South Wilmington On Halpin Rd (Lat: 41.184750 Lon: -88.412000), Call Sign: KNGQ476,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.385 MHz, Grant Date: 03/31/1998, Expiration Date: 06/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003, Registrant: Francis E Halpin Jr, Rr 1 Box 159, Gardner, IL 60424, Phone: (815) 237-2368
  • 500 E. Main St (Lat: 41.185222 Lon: -88.302194), Call Sign: WQIV753,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.655 MHz, 151.685 MHz, 151.715 MHz, Grant Date: 05/29/2008, Expiration Date: 05/29/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2018, Certifier: Richard S Decman, Registrant: Spectrum License Consultants, Inc, Dallas, TX 75370, Phone: (972) 248-2400, Fax: (972) 248-2422, Email:
  • 206 Depot St (Lat: 41.188750 Lon: -88.305278), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 8.6 m, Call Sign: WQXI642,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4950.00 MHz, 4950.00 MHz, 4970.00 MHz, 4970.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2016, Expiration Date: 03/16/2026, Certifier: Chris Kindelspire, Registrant: Grundy County Etsb, 78 W Lowery Rd, Morris, IL 60450, Phone: (815) 416-0367, Fax: (815) 941-5718, Email:
  • Lat: 41.229417 Lon: -88.303889, Call Sign: WRCS783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.670 MHz, Grant Date: 12/27/2018, Expiration Date: 12/27/2028, Certifier: Ed Vitko, Registrant: Et Communications, 1012 W 4th St, Dixon, IL 61021, Phone: (815) 716-0220, Email:
  • 6785 S Gorman Road (Lat: 41.187000 Lon: -88.342194), Call Sign: WRCV421,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2019, Expiration Date: 02/06/2029, Certifier: Mark Small, Registrant: Radio Ranch Inc., 10924 Hoover Road, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 622-9000, Fax: (815) 622-9163, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA9EBD, Licensee ID: L00653840, Grant Date: 04/26/2003, Expiration Date: 06/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2015, Registrant: Harold R Patton, Box 251 201 Parker St, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Call Sign: KA9QLR, Licensee ID: L00655044, Grant Date: 04/26/2003, Expiration Date: 06/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2015, Registrant: Margaret L Patton, 201 Parker St, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Call Sign: KB9DEZ, Grant Date: 07/25/1989, Expiration Date: 07/25/1999, Cancellation Date: 07/26/2001, Registrant: Jeanne A Hnetkovsky, 105 North St, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Call Sign: KB9TNS, Licensee ID: L01359343, Grant Date: 10/09/2008, Expiration Date: 10/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/02/2011, Certifier: George E Davis, Registrant: George E Davis, 4780 E Grinter Rd, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Call Sign: WD9FGG, Grant Date: 05/17/1995, Expiration Date: 05/17/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2007, Registrant: Richard D Morgan, Rr 2 Box 149 104 N Center St, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Call Sign: KC9HWZ, Licensee ID: L01039699, Grant Date: 07/03/2015, Expiration Date: 07/12/2025, Certifier: Christopher D Himes, Registrant: Christopher D Himes, 102 S Jackson Street, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Call Sign: KC9HXA, Licensee ID: L01039700, Grant Date: 07/12/2005, Expiration Date: 07/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2017, Certifier: William R Yuras, Registrant: William R Yuras, 102 N East Street, Gardner, IL 60424

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-TAF (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 71 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC176B SER (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 36817 , Serial Number: F1561TA, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 01/12/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Todd A Sovey, 101 E Washington St, Gardner, IL 60424
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55397 , Serial Number: 28-7305374, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 10/10/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Ryan L Stephens, 6570 S Old Mazon Rd, Gardner, IL 60424

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$151,075
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$61,860
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0009.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$60,1301$67,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0009.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gardner, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Gardner, IL - Value

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 49 took place in 2015, and the least - 14 in 2012. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Gardner, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.9%), and Outside Fires (35.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gardner, IL
    • 16543.9%Structure Fires
    • 13235.1%Outside Fires
    • 6116.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 184.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gardner, IL
Most common first names in Gardner, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2873.9 years
George1776.7 years
William1773.2 years
Mary1473.9 years
Richard1269.9 years
Anna985.8 years
James975.7 years
Margaret883.5 years
Harry880.2 years
Joseph873.0 years
Most common last names in Gardner, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hansen1380.5 years
Sorensen1181.6 years
Allison984.8 years
Sandeno882.6 years
Treasure773.0 years
Christensen778.0 years
Pfeifer679.8 years
Morris684.5 years
Johnson579.4 years
Vignocchi579.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gardner, IL
  • 80.0%Utility gas
  • 18.1%Electricity
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gardner, IL
  • 60.2%Electricity
  • 39.8%Utility gas


Gardner compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 3 other airmen in this city.
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