Latest Data (2017)
Population 20,640
Nationwide Rank 1774

Quick Facts

Gardner, Massachusetts is the 1,774th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Gardner, Massachusetts is a city.

Gardner, Massachusetts is currently 1.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Gardner, Massachusetts's growth is extremely below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Gardner, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1764 Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin 20,762 29.0%
1765 Pleasantville, New Jersey 20,732 9.1%
1766 Ferguson, Missouri 20,728 -7.3%
1767 Lomita, California 20,707 3.1%
1768 Agoura Hills, California 20,692 0.0%
1769 Adrian, Michigan 20,689 -7.1%
1770 Bonney Lake, Washington 20,675 74.1%
1771 Murphy, Texas 20,673 495.5%
1772 Ashland, Kentucky 20,669 -5.6%
1773 Waukee, Iowa 20,649 269.9%
1774 Gardner, Massachusetts 20,640 -0.9%
1775 Marquette, Michigan 20,629 -0.2%
1776 Lebanon, Ohio 20,622 19.9%
1777 Sidney, Ohio 20,614 1.3%
1778 Battle Ground, Washington 20,576 104.9%
1779 Golden, Colorado 20,571 19.5%
1780 Lockport, New York 20,569 -7.4%
1781 Universal City, Texas 20,532 41.9%
1782 Kinston, North Carolina 20,509 -13.8%
1783 North Salt Lake, Utah 20,507 132.4%
1784 Libertyville, Illinois 20,490 -1.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Massachusetts

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
935 Fitchburg 40,793 4.5%
948 Holyoke 40,341 1.1%
954 Chelsea 40,227 14.5%
960 Marlborough 39,873 8.9%
966 Woburn 39,701 6.0%
1035 Braintree Town 37,156
1079 Watertown Town 35,756
1160 Franklin Town 32,996
1261 Gloucester 30,172 -0.6%
1310 Agawam Town 28,849
1316 West Springfield Town 28,704
1321 Northampton 28,593 -1.3%
1329 Melrose 28,367 4.3%
1774 Gardner 20,640 -0.9%
1933 Winthrop Town 18,625
1977 Newburyport 18,060 5.1%
2038 Amesbury Town 17,457
2039 Greenfield Town 17,442
2071 Southbridge Town 16,911
2165 Easthampton Town 16,050
2527 North Adams 12,970 -11.4%
2640 Palmer Town 12,279

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 20,640 1,774
2016 20,430 1,777
2015 20,333 1,772
2014 20,381 1,755
2013 20,354 1,746
2012 20,254 1,737
2011 20,202 1,727
2010 20,228 1,710
2009 20,952 1,648
2008 20,873 1,642
2007 21,122 1,614
2006 21,073 1,610
2005 21,090 1,586
2004 21,185 1,566
2003 21,241 1,543
2002 21,194 1,532
2001 21,011 1,528
2000 20,839 1,527
1990 20,168 1,365