Located within Massachusetts, United States, the city of Gardner is situated in the Leominster - Fitchburg metropolitan area.
Gardner is good for those who like quiet areas, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case near the airport (Gardner Municipal Airport) or one of the railway lines.
About 55% of the dwellings in the city are occupied by home owners while renters occupy the remainder. In this part of the Leominster - Fitchburg metropolitan area, roughly 45% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This city experienced its latest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This city also has a variety of unit sizes; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Locals may consider it challenging to access high schools and primary schools on foot. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With regards to food, reaching one of around 10 supermarkets on foot is practical for some, but not all, house buyers in Gardner. There are also a few choices for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes.
The favored mode of transportation in Gardner is very often a car. Many real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, and it is especially convenient to access a parking spot. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be very hard in Gardner as a result of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines. It is challenging for people walking to move around in Gardner since very few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.