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Statistics & Facts

The Nevada state capital is Carson City.
The population of Gardnerville is approximately 5,165 (2005), 5656 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,556 (2000), 2453 (2010).
The amount of land area in Gardnerville is 12.4 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Gardnerville is 4.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Gardnerville to Washington DC is 2423 miles.
The distance to the Nevada state capital is 14 miles. (as the crow flies)
Gardnerville is positioned 38.93 degrees north of the equator and 119.73 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Gardnerville elevation is 4,750 feet above sea level.
Gardnerville median income is $ 41,204 (2000).
The Gardnerville median home price is $ 140,400 (2000).


in northwestern Nevada about 15 miles from Carson City. Other nearby communities include Minden, Gardnerville Ranchos, Johnson Lane, Indian Hills, Kingsbury and Stateline.

U.S. Highway 395 runs through the middle of Gardnerville with a speed limit of 25 mph!
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seasonal with all four season represented. Winters are chilly with some brief snowfall. Summers are warm with cool nights. Both Spring and Fall are genuinely comfortable.
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History & History Related Items

Gardnerville was founded in 1879 by Lawrence Gilman of Genoa. It was a centrally located town to support other nearby areas. It was named for local residents, John and Mary Gardner by Gilman when he purchased their land for the new town.
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Gardnerville, along with Minden and Genoa, make up what is known as the Carson Valley.

Carson Valley Museum Ctr
1475 US Highway 395 S
Gardnerville, NV 89410
Phone: 775-782-2555

Old Town Days
Annual Civil War Re-enactment, BBQ and more, held every year in early October

Nice Photo Gallery for Gardnerville.
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Gardnerville City Government

Town Of Gardnerville
1407 US Highway 395 North
Gardnerville, NV 89410
Phone: 775-782-7134
Fax: 775-782-7135

The town has a Town Board whose members are elected to staggered four-year terms. The board members are elected at-large.

Gardnerville Chamber

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce
1512 US Highway 395, Suite 1
Gardnerville, Nevada 89410
Phone: 775-782-8144
Toll-free: 800-727-7677

Gardnerville Community News

Record Courier
1503 Highway 395 N., Suite G
Gardnerville, NV 89410
Phone (775) 782-5121
FAX (775) 782-6152
serving Douglas County since 1880

Gardnerville Organizations

Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce
1512 US Highway 395, Suite 1
Gardnerville, Nevada 89410
Phone: 775-782-8144
Toll-free: 800-727-7677

Gardnerville Schools

C C Meneley Elementary School
1446 Muir Dr
Gardnerville, NV 89410-8851
Phone: 702-265-3154

Gardnerville Elementary School
111 Toler Ave
Gardnerville, NV 89410-7306
Phone: 702-782-5117

Gene Scarselli Elementary School
699 Long Valley Rd
Gardnerville, NV 89410
Phone: 702-265-2222

Carson Valley Middle School
1477 US Highway 395 N
Gardnerville, NV 89410-5214
Phone: 702-782-2265 Gardnerville


The population of Gardnerville was:
1990 - 2,177
2000 - 3,357
2005 - 5,165

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