Gordo is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,689 people and just one neighborhood, Gordo is the 231st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Gordo is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.53% of the Gordo workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Gordo is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gordo who work in office and administrative support (13.57%), sales jobs (13.36%) and management occupations (10.86%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Gordo has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gordo a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Gordo, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.